The Resource Transforming government : transition and succession in government, edited by Paul 't Hart and John Uhr

Transforming government : transition and succession in government, edited by Paul 't Hart and John Uhr

Label
Transforming government : transition and succession in government
Title
Transforming government
Title remainder
transition and succession in government
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul 't Hart and John Uhr
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"How can we strengthen the capacity of governments and parties to manage arrivals and departures at the top? Democracy requires reliable processes for the transfer of power from one generation of leaders to the next. This book introduces new analytical frameworks and presents the latest empirical evidence from comparative political research"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
321.8/042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JF285
LC item number
.T73 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Transforming government : transition and succession in government, edited by Paul 't Hart and John Uhr
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Power Transitions and Leadership Successions in Government; P.'t Hart & J. Uhr -- PART I: UNDERSTANDING TRANSITIONS -- Ruling Elite Transitions in Australia and the United States; J. Higley & J. Pakulski -- Managers or Messiahs? Prime Ministerial Leadership and the Transition to Government; J. Walter -- Establishing Prime Ministerial Leadership Style in Opposition; W. Errington -- Bicameralism and the Dynamics of Contested Transitions; J. Uhr, S. Bach & L. Massicotte -- Westminster Norms and Caretaker Conventions: Australian and New Zealand Transition Debates; M. Simms -- PART II: UNDERSTANDING SUCCESSIONS -- Seeking and Keeping the Hot Seat: a Comparative Analysis of Party Leader Successions; M. Laing & P.'t Hart -- Holding Party Leaders to Account: the Westminster Cases; W. Cross & A. Blais -- The Firing Line: When and Why do Prime Ministers Fire Ministerial Colleagues?; K. Dowding & E. McLeay -- Power Consolidation in Leadership Change Contexts: a Social Identity Perspective; E. Subašic & K.J. Reynolds -- Building Trust at the Beginning of a New Leadership Role: the Role of Learning and Collaboration; P. Atkins -- 'The Tideless Pond that Seemed Waiting for Me': the Afterlife of Australian Prime Ministers; P. Strangio -- How Power Changes Hands: Concluding Reflections; P.'t Hart & J. Uhr
Control code
ocn726828546
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780230306431
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35377021
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726828546
  • pebco0230306438

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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