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Remaking governance: Peoples, politics and the public sphere

Newman, Janet ed. (2005). Remaking governance: Peoples, politics and the public sphere. Bristol: Policy Press.

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Abstract

Explores different sites and practices of governance, from the remaking of Europe to the increasing focus on 'personhood' amd 'community' in governing social life. Contributors explore how 'the social' is constituted through governance practices, including:
- the remaking of the territories and spaces of governance
- the constitution of peoples and personhood through governing practices
- the implications for how citizens engage with political power and the selves they bring to that engagement.

Includes 4 chapters by Newman, one of which offers an anlaysis of the regendering of governance

Item Type: Edited Book
ISBN: 1-86134-639-5, 978-1-86134-639-1
Extra Information: Six of of the contributions to this book originally took the form of papers to the ’Governing the social’ strand at the conferences of the European Social Policy Association Research Network
Keywords: Governance; Europe; peoples; territories; welfare governance; democratic participation; political representation; gender
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 16217
Depositing User: Janet Newman
Date Deposited: 11 May 2009 11:32
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:28
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/16217
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