Unintelligent accountability and the killing off of optimism

Susan L. Hodgett

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    Partnerships between government and community are examined through the lenses of the Community Futures program in Cape Breton (Nova Scotia). These experiments failed and revealed the cultural divide between bureaucrats and community.Recognition, Nova Scotia, Community Futures program, evaluation, trust.
    LanguageEnglish
    Pages47-57
    JournalOptimum: the Journal of Public Sector Management
    Volume38
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - Jun 2008

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    Unintelligent accountability and the killing off of optimism. / Hodgett, Susan L.

    In: Optimum: the Journal of Public Sector Management, Vol. 38, No. 2, 06.2008, p. 47-57.

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