Women, Policy and Politics

1st Edition

The Construction of Policy Problems

Carol Lee Bacchi
eISBN-13: 9781446223246

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This book offers a powerful new approach to policy studies. Drawing on recent perspectives from social constructionism, discourse analysis, the sociology of social problems and feminism, Carol Bacchi develops a step-by-step analytical tool for deconstructing policy problems. Her `What's the Problem?' approach encourages students to reflect critically upon the ways in which policy problems get constructed within policy debates and policy proposals.

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ISBNs 0761956743, 1848609337, 9781848609334, 0761956743, 9780761956747, 0761956751, 9780761956754, 9780761956754, 1446223248, 9781446223246
Language eng
Number of Pages 256
Edition 1st