Advocacy Coalitions Framework – a video

The "Advocacy Coalition Framework" is a very useful tool for researching and thinking about how public policy does - or doesn't - change, especially on really contentious issues.  It looks at how groups of actors that have enough in common bond together to try to get all/most of what they want.  I'd heartily recommend you... Continue Reading →

Star Wars non-review. Good links

I was going to review Star Wars The Farce Awakens. Actually can't be bothered.  Here below are the links I had accumulated that were pretty cool. The wife liked it, but then she has had years of practice at keeping her expectations reaaaallllly low. Retro-futures and lack of imagination On the gender dynamic and here.... Continue Reading →

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