- перевод зависит от контекста, см. тж government
With the collapse of communism, virtually every country has the same "hardware." That is, they have all adopted free market capitalism to one degree or another. But where they differ is the "software " — the institutions of governance, be they regulatory bodies, a watchdog press, or uncorrupted courts, civil service, parliaments and police. — Речь идет об управлении жизнью общества.
The English annotation is below. (English-Russian). 2003.