FROM LOCAL GOVERNMENT TO NARRATIVES: ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF R. A. W. RHODES, Editor, Public Administration, 1986 to 2010. Guest Editor: Patrick Weller
1. The Irrepressible Rod Rhodes: Contesting Traditions, Blurring Genres
John Wanna, Australian National University and Griffith University and Patrick Weller, Griffith University
2. Was local governance such a good idea? A global comparative perspective
3 The New Orthodoxy: The Differentiated Polity Model
Australian National University
4. Networks: Reified Metaphor or Governance Panacea?
Freie Universität Berlin
5. Core Executive Studies Two Decades On
Dublin City University
6. The Whitehall Programme and after: researching government in time of governance.
Nottingham Trent University
7.Whitehall: A Practitioner’s View
Lord Wilson of Didcot
Emmanuel College, Cambridge
8. From Government to Governance to Governing elites:Rhodes’ contribution to governance theory
Anne Mette Kjær
University of Aarhus
9. Not odious but onerous? Comparative public administration
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
10. It’s Pubic Administration, Rod, but Maybe Not as We know it: British Public Administration in the 2000s.
11 The Study of Public Administration in the United States
University o fOklahoma
12. Governance Ethnographies: possibilities, pitfalls and purpose
University of Manchester
13. Interpreting Interpretivism Interpreting Interpretations: The New Hermeneutics of Public Administration.
University of Sheffield
14. Public Administration as storytelling
University of California
15. Thinking on: a career in public administration
R. A. W. Rhodes
University of Tasmania and Australian National University