publication . Other literature type . Research . 2012

Wp 7: Forms Of Political Governance: Theoretical Foundations And Ideal Types

Blatter, Joachim;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2012
  • Publisher: Zenodo
  • Country: Switzerland
<p><strong>Abstract</strong><br> The Working Paper provides the theoretical foundations for an analytically and normatively adequate understanding of “governance” – a term and concept that has been widely used since the turn of the millennium for describing new forms of political steering and integration. It starts with an overview of the governance discourse at the beginning of the 21st century. We can distinguish a normative and an analytical application of the term governance. In its normative usage, governance constitutes a programmatic alternative to other paradigms for organizing and reforming the state and public administration. The competing paradigms ca...
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free text keywords: Governance theory, institutionalism, agency and structure, world views, images of social order, models of human nature
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