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Book reviews: Challenging modernization theory, reviving Follett

In the current issue of Governance, Yi Feng reviews Dynamics Among Nations: The Evolution of Legitimacy and Development in Modern States by Hilton Root.  Root “challenges a major paradigm that has guided research in political and economic development: modernization theory.”  Read the review.

And Edoardo Ongaro reviews  Integrative Process: Follettian Thinking From Ontology to Administration by Margaret Stout and Jeannine Love.  “This book is a manifesto for the relaunch of Follettian thinking . . . A valuable effort to place it firmly on the public governance and administration agenda.”  Read the review.

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June 20, 2016 at 7:07 pm

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