The term administration, as used in the context of government, differs according to jurisdiction.
Governance comprises all of the processes
of governing – whether undertaken by the government
of a state
, by a market, or by a network
– over a social system and whether through the laws, norms, power
or language of an organized society.
All of the processes of governing, whether undertaken by a government, market or network, whether over a family, tribe, formal or informal organization or territory and whether through the laws, norms, power or language of an organized society
Government or political administration
Manner in which power and authority are exercised by both public and private bodies; includes such issues as public sector management, legal framework, accountability and transparency.
A body that has the authority to make and the power to enforce laws within a civil, corporate, religious, academic, or other organization or group.
The process, or the power, of governing; government or administration.
The body with the power to make and/or enforce laws to control a country, land area, people or organization.