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The Politics of Public Sector Reform

From Thatcher to the Coalition

Authors: Burton, M.

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The first comprehensive 'bird's eye' account of public sector reform supported by references from over 400 official sources, this book is an invaluable guide to all those in the public, private and voluntary sectors grappling with the twin challenges of managing public spending austerity and the pressure in response to transform public services.

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Michael Burton is one of the UK's foremost commentators on the public sector and local government and has been writing on the subject for over 25 years. He is former editor and now editorial director of The MJ (Municipal Journal) the UK's leading news weekly about local government and the public sector and he is a graduate in modern history from Sussex University.

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The Politics of Public Sector Reform by Michael Burton is a rich yet concise account of public service reform over the past three decades that goes beyond the politics of public service reform to also look at reforms in each key area of public services

Sonia Sodha, Progress Online.

http://www.progressonline.org.uk/2013/10/02/the-politics-of-public-sector-reform/


Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Politics of Public Sector Reform
Book Subtitle
From Thatcher to the Coalition
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-31624-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137316240
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-36364-9
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-36365-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 276
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