What Ever Happened to Policy Implementation? An Alternative Approach

deLeon, Peter; deLion, Linda
October 2002
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Oct2002, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p467
Academic Journal
Discusses public policy implementation theory, emphasizing its basic reliance on a command orientation, and argues for an alternative framework stressing a more democratic approach. Details of three generations of policy implementation research; Definition of policy implementation and issues of public participation; Discussion of a democratic approach.


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