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Understanding Policy Success : Rethinking Public Policy - Allen McConnell

Understanding Policy Success

Rethinking Public Policy

Hardcover Published: 11th August 2010
ISBN: 9780230239746
Number Of Pages: 288

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Success and failure are key to any consideration of public policy but there have been remarkably few attempts systematically to assess the various dimensions and complex nature of policy success. This important new text fills the gap by developing a systematic framework and offering an entirely new way of introducing students to policy analysis.

Introduction: The Thorny Problem of Policy Success
Perspectives On Success: The State of the Discipline
Policy Success: Definitions and Dimensions
Dissecting Success: The Spectrum From Success to Failure
Complexity: The Problem of Identifying and Measuring Success
Framing Success: Claims, Counter-Claims and Agenda Impact
Strategies for Policy Making Success: understanding Opportunities and Risks
Strategies For Evaluating Success: Understanding Payoffs and Pitfalls
Reflections: Cultivating, Sustaining, Learning From and Predicting Success
Conclusion: Rethinking Public Policy and Shining a Light in Dark Corners
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ISBN: 9780230239746
ISBN-10: 0230239749
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 11th August 2010
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.2 x 16.2  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.59
Edition Number: 1