Handbook of research on e-government in emerging economies adoption, e-participation, and legal frameworks /

"E-government applications enable interaction amongst government departments, citizens, and businesses. Benefits of e-government include encouraging social inclusion (citizens are able to participate in various socio-economic activities such as decision-making), e-participation (facilitate e-de...

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Corporate Author: IGI Global.
Other Authors: Bwalya, Kelvin Joseph, 1979-, Zulu, Saul, 1956-
Format: Electronic
Published: Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), 2012.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Developments of e-government in Sri Lanka: opportunities and challenges / Hepu Deng, Kanishka Karunasena, Anuradha Karunasena 2. Egyptian local government website portals: examining maturity levels and human development indicators / Christopher G. Reddick, Hisham M. Abdelsalam, Hatem A. ElKadi 3. A review of e-government initiatives in Tanzania: challenges and opportunities / George S. Oreku, Fredrick Japhet Mtenzi 4. A snapshot overview of the digital divide: e-inclusion and e-government in the Zambian context / Tanya Du Plessis, Chris Rensleigh, Kelvin Joseph Bwalya 5. E-documents and e-signatures in Tanzania: their role, status, and the future / Ubena John 6. Voters' perception of the adequacy and suitability of e-voting in the Nigeria polity / Tella Adeyinka, Gbolahan Olasina 7. A critical assessment of the evaluation methods of ICT investment: the case of a small island economy with a large public sector / Taruna Ramesur 8. E-government in the judiciary system: assessing the correlation between IT investment and the efficiency of courts of justice in Brazil / Luiz Antonio Joia, André Andrade, Daniel Kamlot 9. Business/IT alignment framework within e-government system case study: e-government in Syria / Kamal Atieh ... [et al.] 10. A statistical analysis of priority factors for local e-government in a developing country: case study of Yogyakarta local government, Indonesia / St.Wisnu Wijaya ... [et al.] 11. E-government in Syria: obstacles and interoperability framework / Kamal Atieh ... [et al.] 12. Benchmarking Botswana's e-government initiatives with WSIS principles: a review of progress and challenges / Saul F.C. Zulu ... [et al.] 13. Bridging from e-government practice to e-government research: past trends and future directions / Kyu-Nahm Jun, Christopher Weare 14. E-government in Malaysia: a decade after / Erlane K. Ghani, Jamaliah Said, Noraini Mohd Nasir 15. E-waste management in East African community / Edgar Napoleon Asiimwe, Grönlund Åke 16. E-government for transparency, anti-corruption, and accountability: challenges and opportunities for Central American countries / J. Ignacio Criado, Ana Corojan 17. E-government strategy in Turkey: a case for m-government? / Ronan de Kervenoael, Ipek Kocoglu 18. E-democracy: an enabler for improved participatory democracy / Charles K. Ayo, Ambrose Azeta, Aderonke Oni 19. Law modeling and BPR for public administration improvement / Aaron Ciaghi, Adolfo Villafiorita 20. The e-government concept and e-government applications / Aziz Sisman 21. E-government issues in developing countries: an analysis from a digital divide, e-skills, and civil conflict theory approach / Gohar Feroz Khan, Junghoon Moon 22. Overlooking organizational culture: problems in analyzing the success and failures of e-government in developing countries / David Wachira 23. A methodology to evaluate ICT platforms in the implementation of e-government / Mauricio Solar ... [et al.] 24. Listening to the ground: key indicators of e-participation in government for Africa / Laban Bagui, Andrew Bytheway 25. Adoption of e-government services in developing countries: an empirical evaluation / Suha AlAwadhi, Anne Morris 26. E-government, robotic, and conventional government in developing countries / Chaudhary Imran Sarwar 27. Project management: an e-government driver? / Shauneen Furlong 28. E-government: some factors for a conceptual model / Mehdi Sagheb-Tehrani 29. New technology communication in American state governments: the impact on citizen participation / Hyun Jung Yun, Cynthia Opheim 30. Competence development of e-government: a study circle approach / Kerstin Grundén 31. The "quicksilver initiatives" as a framework for e-government strategy design in developing economies / Tanya Du Plessis, Chris Rensleigh, Kelvin Joseph Bwalya 32. Benchmarking local e-government: lessons from the adoption process in a tourist town / Susana de Juana-Espinosa 33. Analyzing e-government research in emerging economies: contextualization and opportunities / Manuel Pedro Rodríguez Bolívar, Antonio Manuel López Hernández, Laura Alcaide Muñoz 34. Trends in government e-authentication: policy and practice / Mike Just, Karen Renaud 35. Institutionalisation, framing, and diffusion: the logic of openness in egovernment and implementation decisions- a lesson for developing countries / Bongani Ngwenya, Sam Lubbe, Rembrandt Klopper 36. E-government challenges in European countries / Carlotta del Sordo, Rebecca Levy Orelli, Emanuele Padovani 37. Is Romania ready for nation-wide public e-services?: five factors to consider before adopting an e-government public policy / Virgil Stoica, Andrei Ilas 38. Public e-service conditions in Lithuania / Egle Bileviciute, Tatjana Bileviciene.