Cardiff University | Prifysgol Caerdydd ORCA
Online Research @ Cardiff 
WelshClear Cookie - decide language by browser settings

Broadening the focus of public service consumerism

Powell, Martin, Greener, Ian, Szmigin, Isabelle, Doheny, Shane and Mills, Nick 2010. Broadening the focus of public service consumerism. Public Management Review 12 (3) , pp. 323-339. 10.1080/14719030903286615

Full text not available from this repository.

Abstract

The figure of the consumer has been central to the UK New Labour government's approach to reforming public services. However, this article is critical of the narrow debate of the Government and its critics around the consumer as chooser. It aims to broaden the debate by drawing attention to relatively neglected historical, geographical and conceptual material on consumerism in order to present a wider view of the consumer of public services.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Geography and Planning (GEOPL)
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Choice, consumer, public services, typology
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISSN: 1471-9037
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2019 09:07
URI: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/26247

Citation Data

Cited 29 times in Google Scholar. View in Google Scholar

Cited 22 times in Scopus. View in Scopus. Powered By Scopus® Data

Actions (repository staff only)

Edit Item Edit Item