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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Isaacs, Hedy L
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Government
Article Title
The allure of partnerships: Beyond the rhetoric
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Journal Title
Social and economic studies
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2004
Volume ID
53
Issue ID
4
Page(s)
125-134
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Abstract
Argues that the doctrine of partnerships is powerful, masking a confluence of requirements, including shared values, trust, respect and power sharing, all of which challenge success. Notes that while these challenges do not negate partnerships as an imperative of government, the recognition of their importance in the mix of success factors has merit. Concludes that a rationale for the pervasiveness of the doctrine sets the stage for an examination of certain challenges and opportunities that partnerships may present, and that issues for consideration when forging partnerships add value.....
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