The Tainted-Blood Tragedy in Canada: A cascade of Governance failures

A systemic reconstruction of the tainted blood tragedy that hit Canada in the 1980s with a view to show that it was not due to criminal negligence but to a cascade of governance failures



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Gilles Paquet


Roger A. Perrault

 

                      

Table of contents

 

Preface

PART I

            Introduction                Factum, Explanandum and Explanans

            Chapter 1                    A Cascade of Pathologies of Governance           

            Chapter 2                    Four Ill-founded Accusations

            Chapter 3                    A Systemic Deconstruction

            Chapter 4                    Modest General Propositions

Conclusion                  The Organizational Design Imperative

 

PART II

                                                The Benotto Judgment, October 1, 2007

Postface                      Requiem for Critical Thinking?

Addendum                  About the Centre on Governance of the University of Ottawa