Governance theories

Governance theories

 Theory, concepts, methods

Governing Functions in Defence

This lecture introduces the concept of governance, the main pillars of management (plannig; organising and staffing; directing and leading; monitoring and controlling) and distinguishes between three key governance functionss in deefence: command and control; management; and political guidance and oversight. It compares the main principles, roles and responsibilities in the implementation of each of the gooverning functions.

Governance, Management, Command, Leadership: Setting the Context for Studies of Defence Management

Ratchev, Valeri. "Governance, Management, Command, Leadership: Setting the Context for Studies of Defence Management." In Defence Management: An Introduction, 15-43. Security and Defence Management Series. Geneva: Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces, 2009.