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Title Collaborative governance : a new era of public policy in Australia? / editors, Janine O'Flynn ; John Wanna.

Imprint Acton, A.C.T. : ANU E Press, 2008.


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 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 201 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
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Series ANZSOG monography series
ANZSOG (Series)
Contents Part 1. Setting the scene: challenges and prospects for collaboration. Collaborative government: meanings, dimensions, drivers and outcomes -- Governing through collaboration -- The changing nature of government: network governance -- Doing Things Collaboratively: Realizing the Advantage or Succumbing to Inertia? -- Hit or myth? Stories of collaborative success -- Collaborative governance: the community sector and collaborative network governance -- Part 2. The reality of collaboration: success, failure, challenges and questions. What works and why: collaborating in a crisis -- Collaboration in education -- From collaboration to coercion: a story of governance failure, success and opportunity in Australian Indigenous affairs -- The PPP phenomenon: performance and governance insights -- Perspectives of community organisations: The Smith Family experience -- Collaborative approaches to 'people-based' and 'place-based' issues in Victoria -- Formal collaboration, collaborative councils and community engagement -- Collaborative democracy: the citizen's ability to collaborate effectively -- Part 3. Collaboration abroad: comparative perspectives. Galvanising government--non-profit/voluntary sector relations: two Canadian cases to consider -- Collaboration with the third sector: UK perspectives -- Part 4. Collaboration: rhetoric and reality. Elusive appeal or aspirational ideal? The rhetoric and reality of the 'collaborative turn' in public policy -- Postscript.
Note Print version record.
Summary "Provides important insights into the potential of collaboration, but also the fiercely stubborn barriers to adopting more collaborative approaches to policy and implementation."--Abstract.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters.
Access OAPEN (Open Access Publishing in European Networks). All rights reserved.
Language English.
Subject Politics and literature -- Australia.
Public administration -- Australia.
Australia -- Politics and government.
Politics and government.
Society and social sciences Society and social sciences.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- General.
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
Politics and literature. (OCoLC)fst01069960
Public administration. (OCoLC)fst01081976
Australia. (OCoLC)fst01204543
Indexed Term Politics and goverment
Public administration
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author O'Flynn, Janine.
Wanna, John.
Other Form: Print version: Collaborative governance. Acton, ACT : ANU E Press, 2008 9781921536410 (OCoLC)782122651
ISBN 9781921536410 (electronic bk.)
1921536411 (electronic bk.)
9781921536403 (print)
Standard No. 458884
AU@ 000043666872
AU@ 000043904479
AU@ 000048945011
GBVCP 1008652164
GBVCP 865744084
NZ1 12765585
NZ1 15748998

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