Download e-book for kindle: Evaluation and Governing in the 21st Century: Disciplinary by Deirdre Niamh Duffy

By Deirdre Niamh Duffy

ISBN-10: 1137545127

ISBN-13: 9781137545121

This ebook interrogates the position performed through assessment in twenty first century governing. utilizing formative years paintings within the united kingdom as a case examine, it demanding situations the narrative of evidence-based policy-making, arguing in its place that analysis learn is used to self-discipline and keep an eye on. even as, drawing at the paintings of Michel Foucault and Gilles Deleuze, this ebook argues that analysis might be reclaimed and facilitate transformation. In bringing those theoretically wealthy discussions to endure at the area of latest review, the writer provokes another interpreting of the connection among learn and governing, emphasising how wisdom construction has traditionally been manipulated by means of elites in the direction of their very own political ends. because the debate round elite’s use of analysis expands globally, this ebook is a nuanced interjection into either confirmed evidence-based coverage and emergent narratives of ‘post-truth’. hard and provocative, this leading edge paintings will entice scholars and students of social and public coverage, and governance and public management.

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