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Title Working for policy / edited by Hal K. Colebatch, Robert Hoppe & Mirko Noordegraaf
Published Amsterdam : Amsterdam Univ. Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (259 pages)
Contents Machine generated contents note: A. Introduction -- 1. Understanding Policy Work / Mirko Noordegraaf -- B. Accounts of Policy Work -- 2. Giving Accounts of Policy Work / Hal Colebatch -- 3. Academic Accounts of Policy Experience / Mirko Noordegraaf -- C. Constructing Meaning Through Policy Work -- 4. New Life for Old Buildings: Mediating Between Different Meanings / Tamara Metze -- 5. Policy Workers Tinkering with Uncertainty: Dutch Econometric Policy Advice in Action / Rob Hoppe -- D. Policy Work as Mediation -- 6. Managing the Problematic in Policy Work / Lydia Sterrenberg -- 7. Evaluation as Policy Work: Puzzling and Powering in a Dutch Program for Sustainable Development / Anne Loeber -- E. Policy Work Beyond the Nation-State -- 8. Policy Work Between National and International Contexts: Maintaining Ongoing Collaboration / Tanja Woeltjes -- 9. Flying Blind in Brussels: How National Officials Do European Business Without Political Steering / Paul 't Hart -- F. Linking Systemic and Experiential Knowledge -- 10. Is Evidence-Based Policy Making Really Possible? Reflections for Policymakers and Academics on Making Use of Research in the Work of Policy / Amanda Williams -- 11. Locating the Work of Policy / Cris Shore -- G. Conclusion -- 12. Lessons for Policy Work / Mirko Noordegraaf
Notes Includes index
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Subject Decision making.
Policy sciences.
Form Electronic book
Author Colebatch, Hal K
Hoppe, Rob.
Noordegraaf, Mirko.
ISBN 9048513081 (electronic bk.)
9789048513086 (electronic bk.)