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The Reform of Public Services under New Labour

Narratives of Consumerism

  • Catherine┬áNeedham
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Catherine Needham
    Pages 1-9
  3. Catherine Needham
    Pages 10-26
  4. Catherine Needham
    Pages 27-42
  5. Catherine Needham
    Pages 79-106
  6. Catherine Needham
    Pages 107-139
  7. Catherine Needham
    Pages 140-166
  8. Catherine Needham
    Pages 167-194
  9. Catherine Needham
    Pages 195-215
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 216-258

About this book

Introduction

Drawing on interviews conducted by the author with politicians, bureaucrats and citizens, alongside content analysis of government documents, the book explains how New Labour has consumerized public services and contributed to the anti-politics that it previously decried.

Keywords

community Content Analysis Government interview local government politics reform service state

Authors and affiliations

  • Catherine┬áNeedham
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Politics, Queen MaryUniversity of LondonUK

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