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The art of the state : culture, rhetoric, and public management

Author: Christopher Hood
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bringing a new conceptual framework and valuable historical perspective to various approaches to public management, this study uses cultural theory to show why ideas about how to manage government are inherently plural and contradictory.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Hood
ISBN: 9780191521126 0191521124
OCLC Number: 922953931
Description: 1 online resource (276 pages)
Contents: 1. Public Management: Seven Propositions. 1. Public Management: Three Conventional Assumptions. 2. What This Book Argues. 3. Grid/Group Cultural Theory and Public Management. 4. Putting Cultural Theory to Work in Analysing Public Management. 5. Combining Cultural and Historical Perspectives. 6. Modernity and Convergence in Cultural and Historical Perspective. 7. The Stretchability and Centrality of the Cultural-Theory Frame. 8. The Plan of the Book --
2. Calamity, Conspiracy, and Chaos in Public Management. 1. Responses to Public-Management Disasters. 2. Four Types of Failure and Collapse. 3. Private Gain from Public Office. 4. Fiascos Resulting from Excessive Trust in Authority and Expertise.
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Bringing a new conceptual framework and valuable historical perspective to various approaches to public management, this study uses cultural theory to show why ideas about how to manage government are inherently plural and contradictory.

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