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Author Borins, Sandford F., 1949-

Title Governing fables : learning from public sector narratives / Sandford Borins
Published Charlotte, NC : Information Age Pub., [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 291 pages)
Series Research in public management
Research in public management (Unnumbered)
Contents Narrative as object and method of study -- Frontline innovators : transformational teachers in America -- The ugly business : British narratives of government -- Churchill, appeasement, victory : the British narrative of leadership -- Cynicism, idealism, compromise : American political fables -- Kennedy, Cuba, history : lessons of a crisis management narrative
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Narrative inquiry (Research method)
Organizational change -- Great Britain.
Organizational change -- United States.
Public administration -- Great Britain.
Public administration -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1617354929 (electronic bk.)
9781617354922 (electronic bk.)