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The Theory of Multi-level GovernanceConceptual, Empirical, and Normative Challenges$
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Simona Piattoni

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780199562923

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562923.001.0001

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Conceptual Analysis

Conceptual Analysis

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(p.17) 1 Conceptual Analysis
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The Theory of Multi-level Governance
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Simona Piattoni (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562923.003.0002

This chapter performs a historical and conceptual analysis of MLG in order to tease out its distinguishing traits and allow for its utilization in both empirical and normative terms. MLG is seen as a three‐dimensional concept that crosses and problematizes three analytical distinctions: that between center and periphery, that between state and society, and that between the domestic and the international. Each dimension or axis is taken up in a distinct chapter. Through the combination of these dimensions, a three‐dimensional conceptual space is generated, within which empirically falsifiable propositions can be situated.

Keywords:   conceptual analysis, center‐periphery, state‐society, domestic‐international, three dimensional space

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