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Studies in the Political Economy of Public Policy

Policy Paradigms in Theory and Practice

Discourses, Ideas and Anomalies in Public Policy Dynamics

Editors: Hogan, John, Howlett, Michael (Eds.)

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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.

About the authors

Paul Cairney, University of Stirling, UK Martin B. Carstensen, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark Pierre-Marc Daigneault, Université Laval, Canada Sharon Feeney, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland Tanya Heikkila, University of Colorado Denver, USA John Hogan, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland Conor Horan, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland and University of Strathclyde, UK Michael Howlett, Simon Fraser University, Canada Florian Kern, University of Sussex, UK Caroline Kuzemko, University of Exeter, UK Catherine Mitchell, University of Exeter, UK Brendan K. O'Rourke, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland Daniel Nohrstedt, Uppsala University, Sweden Jonathan Pierce, Seattle University, USA Jeremy Rayner, University of Saskatchewan, Canada JoBeth Shafran, University of Texas at Austin, USA Chris Weible, University of Colorado, USA Matt Wilder, University of Toronto, Canada Samuel Workman, University of Oklahoma, USA Philippe Zittoun, University of Lyon, France

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Reflections on Our Understanding of Policy Paradigms and Policy Change

    Hogan, John (et al.)

    Pages 3-18

  • What Is a Policy Paradigm? Overcoming Epistemological Hurdles in Cross-Disciplinary Conceptual Adaptation

    Wilder, Matt

    Pages 19-42

  • Can You Recognize a Paradigm When You See One? Defining and Measuring Paradigm Shift

    Daigneault, Pierre-Marc

    Pages 43-60

  • Is There a Fourth Institutionalism? Ideas, Institutions and the Explanation of Policy Change

    Rayner, Jeremy

    Pages 61-80

  • Comparing and Contrasting Peter Hall’s Paradigms and Ideas with the Advocacy Coalition Framework

    Cairney, Paul (et al.)

    Pages 83-99

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Policy Paradigms in Theory and Practice
Book Subtitle
Discourses, Ideas and Anomalies in Public Policy Dynamics
Editors
  • John Hogan
  • Michael Howlett
Series Title
Studies in the Political Economy of Public Policy
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-43404-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137434043
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-43403-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 325
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