New Forms of Governing: A Foucauldian inspired analysis by P. TriantafillouNew Forms of Governing: A Foucauldian inspired analysis by P. Triantafillou

New Forms of Governing: A Foucauldian inspired analysis

byP. Triantafillou

Hardcover | August 29, 2012

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Triantafillou analyzes the changing ways of governing the public sector and the ways in which public organizations have become the target of interventions seeking to improve their efficiency and quality. He exposes how political and social science theories were adopted in often unpredictable ways in the process of reforming the public sector.

PETER TRIANTIFILLOU is Associate Professor of Politics and Administration, Roskilde University, Denmark. His research deals with the exercise of power and freedom in public organizations and welfare policies. He has co-edited (with Eva Sørensen) The Politics of Self-Governance and (with Jacob Torfing) Interactive Policymaking, Metagov...
Title:New Forms of Governing: A Foucauldian inspired analysisFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pagesPublished:August 29, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230291988

ISBN - 13:9780230291980


Table of Contents

ContentsIntroductionPurpose and Concepts Methodological Challenges Governing the Performance of GovernmentsActivating Government Life: New Forms of Public Health Labour: Employment and Activation

Learning: The Making of Competent and Entrepreneurial Populations Conclusion