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Decentring British Governance: from bureaucracy to networks


Rhodes, RAW and Bevir, M, Decentring British Governance: from bureaucracy to networks, In: Governance as Social and Political Communication, Manchester University Press, HP Bang (ed), Manchester, pp. 61-78. ISBN 0719061547 (2003) [Research Book Chapter]

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British government has shifted, according to many political scientists, from the government of a unitary state to governance in and by networks. Yet the difficulties surrounding the term 'governance' are considerable. It can refer to a new process of governing, or a changed condition of ordered rule, or the new method by which society is governed.

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Item Type:Research Book Chapter
Research Division:Human Society
Research Group:Policy and administration
Research Field:Public administration
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Government and politics
Objective Field:Government and politics not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Rhodes, RAW (Professor Rod Rhodes)
ID Code:58792
Year Published:2003
Deposited By:Government
Deposited On:2009-10-29
Last Modified:2010-06-24
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