Networks, Innovation and Public Policy

Politicians, Bureaucrats and the Pathways to Change inside Government

  • Mark Considine
  • Jenny M. Lewis
  • Damon Alexander

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Innovation as Ideas within Institutions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 3-24
    3. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 25-47
    4. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 48-67
    5. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 68-101
  3. Innovation inside Government

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 105-113
    3. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 114-132
    4. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 133-151
    5. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 152-167
    6. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 168-184
    7. Mark Considine, Jenny M. Lewis, Damon Alexander
      Pages 185-203
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 204-231

About this book

Introduction

This book examines the different normative approaches politicians, bureaucrats and community actors use to frame the innovation puzzle, arguing that these create specific cultures of innovation. The authors explore the role of formal institutions and informal networks in promoting and impeding governmental innovation.

Keywords

executive Government Institution Policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Mark Considine
    • 1
  • Jenny M. Lewis
    • 1
  • Damon Alexander
    • 2
  1. 1.University of MelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.School of Social and Political SciencesUniversity of MelbourneAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230595040
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-30553-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-59504-0
  • About this book