The Right to Know: Transparency for an Open World
The Right to Know is a timely and compelling consideration of a vital question: What information should governments and other powerful organizations disclose? Excessive secrecy corrodes democracy, facilitates corruption, and undermines good public policymaking, but keeping a lid on military strategies, personal data, and trade secrets is crucial to the protection of the public interest.
Transparency in government, Freedom of information
Political Science | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration
Columbia University Press
City or Country
FLORINI, Ann, "The Right to Know: Transparency for an Open World" (2007). Research Collection School of Social Sciences. Paper 1355.
Available at: http://ink.library.smu.edu.sg/soss_research/1355