Interpreting British Governance

Front Cover
Routledge, 2003 M09 2 - 240 pages
How is Britain governed? Have we entered a new era of governance? Can traditional approaches to governance help us to interpret 21st century Britain?

This book develops the argument that we can understand political practices only by grasping the beliefs on which people act. It offers a governance narrative as a challenge to the Westminster model of British government and searches for a more accurate and open way of speaking about British government.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

on governance
1
The approach on interpretation
15
The public sector on traditions and dilemmas
79
The civil service on history and ethnography
143

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information