A government department in Meltdown: Crisis at the Home Office

Painter, C. (2008) A government department in Meltdown: Crisis at the Home Office. Public Money and Management, 28 (5). pp. 275-282. ISSN 09540962 (ISSN)

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This article examines the multiple explanations for the succession of crises engulfing the Home Office during 2006 and 2007. Although some of the reasons related to characteristics and shortcomings of the institution itself malfunctions in contemporary UK governance also took their toll, raising fundamental questions to do with citizenship, the public domain and public policy processes. © 2008 CIPFA.

Item Type: Article
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9302.2008.00656.x
October 2008Published
Subjects: CAH15 - social sciences > CAH15-03 - politics > CAH15-03-01 - politics
Divisions: Faculty of Business, Law and Social Sciences > Birmingham City Business School
Depositing User: Yasser Nawaz
Date Deposited: 10 Feb 2017 14:31
Last Modified: 22 Mar 2023 11:49
URI: https://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/2386

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