How is the Agenda set :question: (Theory explaining the influence of…
How is the Agenda set :question:
Theory explaining the influence of policy agendas :question:
clear definition of the problem
missing the opportunity can also be a prooblem
tackle the solution separately
think of the problem as deficits and excesses
Target the core problem.
many situations we are dealing with many problems not just one problem
defining the policy problem
excess of CO2
or can have an estimate of the nature of the problem
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calculate magnitude of the problem
example: reduction in teenage pregnancy
initiative in implementing sexual education in schools
breakdown of family structures - with wider societal and economic consequences
higher abortion rates
distraction on the mother's education
problem definition matters (can be controversial)
need to be backed up by philosophical understanding of why it is regarded as bad.
the problem is not poverty it's parenting.
how is the problem being framed?
treated as an "either" "or"