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The Social Dynamics of Open Data is a collection of peer reviewed papers presented at the 2nd Open Data Research Symposium (ODRS) held in Madrid, Spain, on 5 October 2016. Research is critical to developing a more rigorous and fine-combed analysis not only of why open data is valuable, but how it is valuable and under what specific conditions. The objective of the Open Data Research Symposium and the subsequent collection of chapters published here is to build such a stronger evidence base. This base is essential to understanding what open data's impacts have been to date, and how positive impacts can be enabled and amplified. Consequently, common to the majority of chapters in this collection is the attempt by the authors to draw on existing scientific theories, and to apply them to open data to better explain the socially embedded dynamics that account for open data's successes and failures in contributing to a more equitable and just society.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title page, Copyright page
  2. pp. i-ii
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. iii-iv
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  1. About this book
  2. pp. v-viii
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  1. 1. The state of open data and open data research
  2. François van Schalkwyk & Stefaan G Verhulst
  3. pp. 9-20
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  1. 2. The challenges of institutionalising open government data: A historical perspective of Chile’s OGD initiative and digital government institutions
  2. Felipe González-Zapata & Richard Heeks
  3. pp. 21-42
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  1. 3. Beyond standards and regulations: Obstacles to local open government data initiatives in Italy and France
  2. Federico Piovesan
  3. pp. 43-70
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  1. 4. Governance of open spatial data infrastructures in Europe
  2. Glenn Vancauwenberghe & Bastiaan van Loenen
  3. pp. 71-96
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  1. 5. Beyond mere advocacy: CSOs and the role of intermediaries in Nigeria’s open data ecosystem
  2. Patrick Enaholo
  3. pp. 97-116
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  1. 6. Rethinking civil society organisations working in the freedom of information and open government data fields
  2. Silvana Fumega
  3. pp. 117-146
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  1. 7. Open your data and will ‘they’ build it? A case of open data co-production in health service delivery
  2. Fabrizio Scrollini
  3. pp. 147-160
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  1. 8. The relational impact of open data intermediation: Experience from Indonesia and the Philippines
  2. Arthur Glenn Maail
  3. pp. 161-174
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  1. 9. Smart cities need to be open: The case of Jakarta, Indonesia
  2. Michael P Caňares
  3. pp. 175-190
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  1. 10. Protecting privacy while releasing data: Strategies to maximise benefits and mitigate risks
  2. Joel Gurin, Matt Rumsey, Audrey Ariss & Katherine Garcia
  3. pp. 191-208
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  1. Back cover
  2. p. 209
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Additional Information

ISBN
9781928331575
Related ISBN
9781928331568
MARC Record
OCLC
1025303948
Pages
210
Launched on MUSE
2018-03-04
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
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