Thinking Institutionally

Hugh Heclo

in The Oxford Handbook of Political Institutions

Published in print June 2008 | ISBN: 9780199548460
Published online September 2009 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks of Political Science

 Thinking Institutionally

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This article studies how to think institutionally. It examines what this particular line of thinking means, and sketches the coherence and significance of mental life inside any and all such institutions. The second half of the article is focused on determining why thinking institutionally is important.

Keywords: thinking institutionally; mental life; coherence; significance; importance

Article.  5089 words. 

Subjects: Politics ; Political Institutions ; Comparative Politics

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