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              Books in the Brookings / ASH Center Series, Innovative Governance in the 21st Century series

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              Targeting Commitment: Interagency Performance in New Zealand
                 

              Targeting Commitment: Interagency Performance in New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Scott, Rodney; Boyd, Ross

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              Examines New Zealand's deceptively simple but effective program to improve public services. THe book explores how and why the New Zealand government made progress and how its program was able to create and sustain the commitment of public servants and unleash the creativity of pu...blic entrepreneurs.
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              ISBN 9780815739180
              Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Brookings / ASH Center Series, Innovative Governance in the 21st Century
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              Unlocking the Power of Networks: Keys to High-Performance Government
               

              Unlocking the Power of Networks: Keys to High-Performance Government (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Kettl, Donald F.; Goldsmitth, Stephen; Contributions by Eggers, William D.; Rabe, Barry G.; Posner, Paul L.

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              Explores the potential, strategies, and best practices of high-performance networks while identifying issues in public sector network management. This title employs sector-specific analyses to reveal how networked governance achieves previously unthinkable policy goals.

              ISBN 9780815731870
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2009
              Publisher Misc - NewSouth
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Brookings / ASH Center Series, Innovative Governance in the 21st Century
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              Agents of Change: Strategy and Tactics for Social Innovation
               

              Agents of Change: Strategy and Tactics for Social Innovation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cels, Sanderijn; De Jong, Jorrit; Nauta, Frans

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              Presents case studies of social innovation that have led to significant social change. This title offers illustrations and insightful interpretations of how innovators, social entrepreneurs, and change agents are dealing with powerful opponents, the burdens of bureaucracy, and th...e challenge of securing resources and support.
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              ISBN 9780815722625
              Released NZ 1 May 2012
              Publisher Misc - NewSouth
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Brookings / ASH Center Series, Innovative Governance in the 21st Century
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              The State of Access: Success and Failure of Democracies to Create Equal Opportunities
               

              The State of Access: Success and Failure of Democracies to Create Equal Opportunities (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              Edited by Jong, Jorrit de; Rizvi, Gowher

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              Documents a worrisome gap between principles and practice in democratic governance. This book explores the ways in which democratic institutions fail or succeed to create the equal opportunities that they have promised to deliver to the people they serve.

              ISBN 9780815775010
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2009
              Publisher Misc - NewSouth
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Brookings / ASH Center Series, Innovative Governance in the 21st Century
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              Innovations in Government: Research, Recognition, and Replication

              Innovations in Government: Research, Recognition, and Replication (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Borins, Sandford F.

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              What is the future of government innovation? This book attempts to answer this question by presenting a comprehensive approach to advancing the practice of innovation in government. It discusses research on innovation, explores the impact of several programs that recognize innova...tion, and considers challenges to the replication of innovations.
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              ISBN 9780815713777
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2008
              Publisher Misc - NewSouth
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Brookings / ASH Center Series, Innovative Governance in the 21st Century
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