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Author(s)
Osie,Philip
Title
Disjointed incrementalism, state autonomy and capacities and social policy in Jamaica
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Edition
Draft
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Last Update
2002
Access Date
2008
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Page(s)
16 p.
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http:; 199.236.121.56/jamspred/Disjointed_Incrementalism_&_social_policy_in_Jam.pdf
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Abstract
Maps out the multi-faceted approach to arriving at a comprehensive national social policy. Focuses on identifying the essential actors in the process, the strategic nature of the many disparate functional projects and the capacities of relevant government departments to identify problems, formulate and coordinate policies. Contends that adopting a participatory approach to policy making does not detract from state autonomy and capacity .....
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