Policy Paradigms in Theory and Practice

Discourses, Ideas and Anomalies in Public Policy Dynamics

  • John Hogan
  • Michael Howlett

Part of the Studies in the Political Economy of Public Policy book series (PEPP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Part I

  3. Part II

  4. Part III

  5. Conclusion

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 319-325

About this book


The contributors investigate policy paradigms and their ability to explain the policy process actors, ideas, discourses and strategies employed to provide readers with a better understanding of public policy and its dynamics.


Policy paradigms ideas discourse change dynamics public policy government Europe Government New Public Management policy-making public management

Editors and affiliations

  • John Hogan
    • 1
  • Michael Howlett
    • 2
  1. 1.Dublin Institute of TechnologyIreland
  2. 2.Simon Fraser UniversityCanada

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