A Teaching Topic in Democratic Institutions and Policy Process
Administration and Governance
This topic introduces students to the foundational concepts and ideas surrounding governance and public administration in Canada. This topic considers the sources of political authority and legitimacy in Canada. This topic also considers the reasons for the shift from "government" to "governance" in Canada, and considers the implication of this shift for practitioners in the field of public administration.
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