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The rule of nobody : saving America from dead laws and broken government / Philip K. Howard.

Howard, Philip K., (author.).
Book Book ([2014])
Description: x, 244 pages ; 22 cm
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]
5 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 of 0 copies available at Gloucester.
1 current hold with 5 total copies.
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Danvers Adult Nonfiction (3rd Floor) KF 4552 H69 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780393082821 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0393082822 (hbk.)
  • Edition: First Edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-237) and index.
Contents: The rule of nobody -- Rethinking the rule of law -- Regulating with human responsibility -- The framework of law, properly understood -- Ending bureaucratic amorality -- History of human choice in american law -- Government by real people, not theories -- Democracy without leaders -- A new charter for public leadership -- Citizen supervision of government.
Summary: Discusses how dead rules and outmoded laws inhibit policy changes and paralyze officials and citizens and argues how setting goals and boundaries instead of dictating choices can mobilize the democracy.
Citation: Howard, Philip K. "The rule of nobody : saving America from dead laws and broken government." New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2014.

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