Intelligent Governance: A Prototype for Social Coordination

The book presents an alternative paradigm to the one in good currency in Canadian public administration. It presumes that no one is in charge and that there are no shared values, and promises better ways of governing in the future.

 

 

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Christopher Wilson


Christopher Wilson

Table of Contents

                       

            Preamble: Not a Plan, But a Prototype, and Indications Along the Way

 

Introduction: Escaping from Mental Prisons and Designing New Arrangements

                                   

Part I: Reframing

Chapter 1: Beyond the Blinding Search for Simplicity and Certainty

 

Chapter 2: On Collaboration

                                   

Chapter 3: Designing Social Learning

                                   

Part II: Refurbishing

 

Chapter 4: Delta Knowledge and the Drift From Leadership to Stewardship

                                   

Chapter 5: Social Practice, Strategy and Accountability

 

Part III: Scheming and Wayfinding Virtuously

 

Chapter 6: Collaboration in the Absence of Affectio societatis

                                   

Chapter 7: Culture Governance and the Strategic State

                                   

                                   

      Conclusion: Governing Intelligently