The governance of problems: a map

Robert Hoppe

in The governance of problems

Published by Policy Press

Published in print March 2011 | ISBN: 9781847429629
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447303848 | DOI:
The governance of problems: a map

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This chapter serves a number of functions. First, it defines key concepts and conceptual distinctions used throughout the book. Second, the chapter underlines the theoretical, political, and societal relevance of the distinction between problem finding and problem solving. Third, it formulates the specific research questions to be answered, and the conceptual model of the governance of problems that organises the book.

Keywords: problem structuring; problem solving; responsive governance; problem finding; governance of problems

Chapter.  15250 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Organizations

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