Welcome to the second 2021 installment of the Politics newsletter.  In this issue, we are proud to spotlight a brief selection of our recent books on social equity aimed at providing our academic peers with a strong foundation for course instruction as well as scholarship that is equal parts rigorous, original, and theoretically informed. Read on to learn more about recent book awards, books in the media and other announcements. 

We welcome you to contact our experienced editorial team with your writing plans, whether they be textbooks, supplementary reading, or books based on your research.  We hope that you enjoy our latest update and look forward to staying in touch!

Author Awards

Congratulations to our authors, Claire Connolly Knox and Brittany "Brie" Haupt on receiving The American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) Section for Democracy and Social Justice (DSJ) Best Book Award 2021 for their volume, Cultural Competency for Emergency and Crisis Management.

The American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) LGBT Advocacy Alliance Section has announced Social Equity and LGBTQ Rights as their 2021 book award winner.  Many congratulations to our author Lorenda A. Naylor!

Congratulations to our author, Susan T. Gooden (L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs, Virginia Commonwealth University), recipient of the Charles H. Levine Memorial Award for Excellence in Public Administration!

Congratulations to our author, Richard Stillman (University of Colorado, Denver), recipient of the Dwight Waldo award for outstanding contributions to the professional literature of public administration over an extended career.

Authors in the Media

Marie Springer, author of The Politics of Ponzi Schemes, is interviewed by Paul Sullivan at the New York Times.

Congressman David Price receives some high profile attention to his book, The Congressional Experience, including coverage in The Washington Post and an appearance on PBS Newshour.

Author blog

Read Stephen J. Wayne's blog post on The Biden Presidency: The First 100 Days. His book, The Biden Presidency, is due to release this December.

New and Notable Books on Social Equity

1st Edition
Race and Public Administration
USD $44.95
March 06, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367861995
Paperback
210 Pages

2nd Edition
Managing Diversity In Public Sector Workforces
USD $44.95
June 29, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781032009506
Paperback
224 Pages


1st Edition
Global Equity in Administration: Nervous Areas of Governments
USD $44.95
July 15, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367519780
Paperback
338 Pages

1st Edition
European Societies Today: Inequality, Diversity, Divergence
USD $42.95
June 22, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138386914
Paperback
296 Pages


1st Edition
Inequality in Britain
USD $46.95
December 02, 2019 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367331696
Paperback
124 Pages

1st Edition
Managing the Human Dimension of Disasters: Caring for the Bereaved, Survivors and First Responders
USD $69.95
March 31, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9781138343887
Paperback
404 Pages


1st Edition
Homeland Insecurity: Terrorism, Mass Shootings and the Public
USD $60.00
March 10, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367859251
Hardback
120 Pages

1st Edition
Youth Justice and Penality in Comparative Context
USD $46.95
October 30, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780815374466
Paperback
260 Pages


1st Edition
Social Equity and LGBTQ Rights: Dismantling Discrimination and Expanding Civil Rights
USD $59.95
December 31, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780815380306
Hardback
172 Pages

5th Edition
Political Thinking, Political Theory, and Civil Society
USD $89.95
April 29, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367543198
Paperback
506 Pages


3rd Edition
Inequality in America: Race, Poverty, and Fulfilling Democracy's Promise
USD $42.95
September 29, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367488338
Paperback
308 Pages

1st Edition
Unequal America: Class Conflict, the News Media, and Ideology in an Era of Record Inequality
USD $44.95
December 10, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367521127
Paperback
316 Pages


Key Textbooks - Request Your Inspection Copy Now!

2nd Edition
American Government: Constitutional Democracy Under Pressure
USD $79.95
December 15, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367893484
Paperback
384 Pages

4th Edition
The Nature of the Nonprofit Sector
USD $69.95
May 28, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367696481
Paperback
604 Pages


4th Edition
Analyzing American Democracy: Politics and Political Science
USD $99.95
August 19, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367758691
Paperback
762 Pages

11th Edition
American Government: Political Development and Institutional Change
USD $99.95
January 22, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367485849
Paperback
678 Pages


9th Edition
Approaching Democracy: American Government in Times of Challenge
USD $99.95
March 31, 2021 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367252694
Paperback
846 Pages

1st Edition
Cultural Competency for Emergency and Crisis Management: Concepts, Theories and Case Studies
USD $49.95
April 08, 2020 by Routledge
ISBN: 9780367321833
Paperback
276 Pages