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作者 Fenger, H.J.M
書名 Beyond Fragmentation and Interconnectivity : Public Governance and the Search for Connective Capacity
出版項 Amsterdam : IOS Press, 2012
國際標準書號 9781607509981 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (200 pages)
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系列 Innovation and the Public Sector
Innovation and the Public Sector
附註 Title Page -- Preface -- About the Authors -- Contents -- Introduction -- Creating Connective Capacities in Public Governance: Challenges and Contributions -- Part I. Fragmentation and Connectivity: Explanations and Analyses -- Fragmentation and Interconnection in Public Safety Governance in the Netherlands, Belgium and England -- Beyond National Models of Integration? Rethinking Interconnectedness and Fragmentation in Dutch and French Integration Policies -- Situating Public Governance Within Complex Settings: The Experiences of Social Services Managers in Sweden and Britain -- Nodal Security in the Ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp -- Part II. Fragmentation and Connectivity: Evaluating Solutions -- Whole of Government in Theory and Practice: An Exploratory Account of How Australian and Dutch Governments Deal with Wicked Problems in an Integrated Way -- Visual Connections: The Power of the Visual in the Policy Process in Two Dutch Cases -- Shared Service Centres: An Ideal Solution for Fragmentation or a Fairytale? -- The Democratic Character of New Institutional Governance Arrangements: Comparing Dutch and Belgian Experiences -- Conclusion -- Beyond Fragmentation in Public Governance: The Search for Connective Capacity -- Author Index
The public sector may be considered as a highly fragmented and at the same time enormously interconnected system. Resources are dispersed among a huge variety of actors and entities and these affect each other in many unexpected ways. This book analyses the apparently paradoxical occurrence of simultaneous fragmentation and interconnectivity within the public domain and reflects on its consequences for public governance and management. It discusses and assesses strategies to create connective capacities from different policy domains and countries and offers new insights in the complexity of public governance. About the Editors: Menno Fenger is associate professor in public administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam. He has published widely on issues of public governance and implementation, specifically in the area of social policies. Victor Bekkers is professor of public administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam and academic director of the Center for Public Innovation. He specializes in the impact of information and communication technology, including social media, on public governance. He is the author of numerous books and articles on this topic
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Fenger, H.J.M. Beyond Fragmentation and Interconnectivity : Public Governance and the Search for Connective Capacity Amsterdam : IOS Press,c2012 9781607509974
主題 Interagency coordination.;Public administration.;Public institutions -- Management
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Alt Author Bekkers, V.J.J.M
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