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Remaking governance

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Product description

Remaking governance focuses on the dynamics of change as new strategies - active citizenship, public participation, partnership working, consumerism - encounter existing institutions. It explores different sites and practices of governing, from the remaking of Europe to the increasing focus on 'community' and 'personhood' in governing social life. The authors critically engage with existing theory across political science, social policy, sociology and public administration and management to explore how 'the social' is constituted through governance practices. This includes the ways in which the spaces and territories of governing are remade and the peoples constituted; how the public domain is re-imagined and new forms of state-citizen relationships fostered and how the remaking of governance shapes our understanding of politics, changing the ways in which citizens engage with political power and the selves they bring to that engagement. Remaking governance is essential reading for academics and students across a range of social science disciplines, and of interest to those engaged in policy evaluation and reform.
The inside page has a sticker from the previous owner.

Item details

Author(s):
Various
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
15.5cm x 23cm
Edition:
September 2005
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1861346395
ISBN-13:
9781861346391
Number of pages:
225
Publisher:
Policy
Title:
Editor Janet Newman

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Remaking governance focuses on the dynamics of change as new strategies - active citizenship, public participation, partnership working, consumerism - encounter existing institutions. It explores different sites and practices of governing, from the remaking of Europe to the increasing focus on 'community' and 'personhood' in governing social life. The authors critically engage with existing theory across political science, social policy, sociology and public administration and management to explore how 'the social' is constituted through governance practices. This includes the ways in which the spaces and territories of governing are remade and the peoples constituted; how the public domain is re-imagined and new forms of state-citizen relationships fostered and how the remaking of governance shapes our understanding of politics, changing the ways in which citizens engage with political power and the selves they bring to that engagement. Remaking governance is essential reading for academics and students across a range of social science disciplines, and of interest to those engaged in policy evaluation and reform.
The inside page has a sticker from the previous owner.

Author(s):
Various
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
15.5cm x 23cm
Edition:
September 2005
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1861346395
ISBN-13:
9781861346391
Number of pages:
225
Publisher:
Policy
Title:
Editor Janet Newman

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