The rule of nobody : saving America from dead laws and broken government / Philip K. Howard.
- ISBN: 9780393082821 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 0393082822 (hbk.)
- Description: x, 244 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First Edition.
- Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 
- 6 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-237) and index.
|Contents Note:|| 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.
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