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Connected localism

Connected-localismThis collection of essays looks at how a localised, yet connected approach to public service innovation can help us meet complex social and political challenges.


1. Introduction: putting the local jigsaw together; Jonathan Carr-West

2. Connecting communities: neighbourhood empowerment; Patrick Diamond

3. Open, networked, democratic: a localist future; Anthony Zacharzewski

4. Connected localism and the challenge of change; Sophia Parker

5. Localism and opportunity: friends or foes? Richard V. Reeves

6. Conclusion; Jonathan Carr-West

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Authors: Jonathan Carr-West; Patrick Diamond; Anthony Zacharzewski; Sophia Parker; Richard V. Reeves; Date published: 19 June 2013

Listen to a short podcast of LGiU chief executive Jonathan Carr-West talking about some of the key themes explored in Connected Localism.

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