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The politics of evidence : from evidence-based policy to the good governance of evidence / Justin Parkhurst.

Author:
Parkhurst, Justin O. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2017.
Description:
182 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge studies in governance and public policy. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction -- Evidence-based policymaking : an important first step, and the need to take the next -- Bias and the politics of evidence -- The overt politics of evidence : bias and the pursuit of political interests -- The subtle politics of evidence -- the cognitive-political origins of bias -- What is "good evidence for policy"? From hierarchies to appropriate evidence -- What is the "good use of evidence" for policy? -- From evidence-based policy to the good governance of evidence.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781138939400 (hardcover)
  • 1138939404 (hardcover)
  • (electronic book)
LCCN:
2016022525
OCLC:
954038001
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