The British Regulatory State: High Modernism and Hyper-Innovation

The British Regulatory State: High Modernism and Hyper-Innovation

by Michael Moran
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199247579

ISBN-13: 9780199247578

Pub. Date: 01/01/2004

Publisher: Oxford University Press

For the first two thirds of the twentieth century, British government was among the most stable in the world. In the last three decades it has been a leader in innovation and its governing system has been in constant turmoil. This book, by one of Britain's leading political scientists, explains this transformation and traces its consequences. It will be essential

Overview

For the first two thirds of the twentieth century, British government was among the most stable in the world. In the last three decades it has been a leader in innovation and its governing system has been in constant turmoil. This book, by one of Britain's leading political scientists, explains this transformation and traces its consequences. It will be essential reading for all those interested in British political development and, in particular, the central role of regulation in the modern state.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199247578
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
01/01/2004
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 6.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Images of the Regulatory State
2. Creating Club Regulation
3. Transforming Self-Regulation
4. Regulating Privatization
5. Regulating Public Worlds
6. From Stagnation to Fiasco
Sources

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