The Politics of Self-Governance

The Politics of Self-Governance

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ISBN-13: 9781409499176
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Publication date: 03/28/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Eva Sørensen is a Professor in the Department of Society and Globalisation, Roskilde University, Denmark. Peter Triantafillou is Associate Professor in the Department of Society and Globalisation, Roskilde University, Denmark.

Table of Contents

Contents: The politics of self-governance: an introduction, Eva Sørensen and Peter Triantafillou; Part 1 Scientific Reflections on Governance: A macro level perspective on governance of the self and others, Anders Esmark and Peter Triantafillou; The politics of self-governance in meso level theories, Eva Sørensen and Jacob Torfing; Self-governance in micro level theory, Lina Eriksson. Part 2 Governance in Action: The institutional design of self-governance: insights from public-private partnerships, Keith Baker, Jonathan B. Justice and Chris Skelcher; Citizen and city: institutional reform and self-governance in Los Angeles, Juliet Musso and Christopher Weare; Paradoxes of the self: self-owning universities in a society of control, Jacob Williams Ørberg and Susan Wright; Self-governance and the disappearance of the human body, Herbert Gottweis; Public administration in teams: self-governing civil servants, Birgitte Poulsen; Governing the responsible prisoner: a comparative analysis, Mary Bosworth; Self-governance through the committees in the in the open method of co-ordination: the cases of employment and social inclusion, Caroline de la Porte, David Natali and Philippe Pochet; Conclusion, Eva Sørensen and Peter Triantafillou; Index.

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