Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Different but equally plausible narratives of policy transformation: A plea for theoretical pluralism

Van der Heijden, Jeroen

Description

Theories of institutional change help us to understand policy transformation, and provide us with a framework for presenting transformation narratives retrospectively. By telling the transformation narrative of a single case through the lenses of three different institutional change theories, this article highlights the potential shortcomings of a single lens, and the value of using complementary lenses. It argues for a pluralist approach to provide a richer understanding of policy...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2013
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/74229
Source: International Political Science Review
DOI: 10.1177/0192512112453604

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Van der Heijden_Different_but_equally_plausible_narratives_2012.pdf470.05 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator