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Author McConnell, Allan, 1957-

Title Understanding policy success : rethinking public policy / Allan McConnell
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 265 pages.)
Contents 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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-256) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Political planning.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781137082282 (electronic bk.)
1137082283 (electronic bk.)