Politics & International Relations: Public Administration & Management

  • Human Resource Management in Public Service Organizations book cover

    Human Resource Management in Public Service Organizations

    By Rona S. Beattie, Jennifer Waterhouse

    The latest instalment of the successful Routledge Masters in Public Management series: Human Resource Management in Public Service Organizations addresses a significant gap in texts that are available to practitioners and scholars of public sector management. There has been an extensive adoption of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Masters in Public Management

  • International Environmental Cooperation: Participation in International Environmental Agreements book cover

    International Environmental Cooperation

    Participation in International Environmental Agreements

    By Chenaz B. Seelarbokus

    Why do nation states participate differentially in International Environmental Agreements (IEAs), and how can we achieve greater international environmental cooperation through enhanced participation in IEAs? Drawing upon the basic tenets of Realism and Liberalism, and using regression analyses,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Global Environmental Governance

  • Poverty Among Older People and Pensions Policy in the EU book cover

    Poverty Among Older People and Pensions Policy in the EU

    Edited by Asghar Zaidi

    Based on research work financed by the European Commission under their programme of Community Action to Combat Social Exclusion, this book offers a comprehensive picture of the present state of later-life poverty across the 25 member states of the European Union. The authors analyze the poverty…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Public Policy and Social Welfare

  • The Data Economy: Implications from Singapore book cover

    The Data Economy

    Implications from Singapore

    By Sree Kumar, Warren Chik, See Kiong Ng, Sin Gee Teo

    ‘The data economy’ is a term used by many, but properly understood by few. Even more so the concept of ‘big data’. Both terms embody the notion of a digital world in which many transactions and data flows animate a virtual space. This is the unseen world in which technology has become the master,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Inside Rural Development Policy: Capturing process effects in Europe book cover

    Inside Rural Development Policy

    Capturing process effects in Europe

    Edited by Simone R. Schiller

    The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) receives a significant share of EU-level expenditure which has attracted the attention of policy makers keen to understand the impacts of this expenditure on Europe's rural areas. However, the existing indicator-based approach for…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Rural Policy and Planning

  • Extreme Events: Legal and Policy Challenges in Managing Crises book cover

    Extreme Events

    Legal and Policy Challenges in Managing Crises

    By Saskia Hufnagel, Timothy Legrand

    A procession of natural disasters and other extreme events continues to wreak considerable damage on Western societies and their economies. Man-made threats, both real and perceived, present an unsettling outlook: chemical, nuclear and biological terrorism, cyber-attacks and industrial accidents…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Polder Politics: The Re-Invention of Consensus Democracy in the Netherlands book cover

    Polder Politics

    The Re-Invention of Consensus Democracy in the Netherlands

    By F. Hendriks

    This title was first published in 2001: Under the name of the "polder model", the Dutch model of democracy has received favourable attention from journalists, administrators and political leaders. This book presents a thorough analysis of Dutch democracy as a specimen of consensus democracy. The…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • India's Development and Public Policy book cover

    India's Development and Public Policy

    Edited by Stuart S. Nagel

    This title was forst published in 2000:  An analysis of India’s development and public policy from the perspectives of five major fields of public policy. 1. Economic policy, including public policy toward industrial development. 2. Social policy, including religion, education and women’s…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Pollwatching, Elections and Civil Society in Southeast Asia book cover

    Pollwatching, Elections and Civil Society in Southeast Asia

    By William A. Callahan

    This title was first published in 2000:  Corruption has become a major issue in East and Southeast Asia since the financial crisis of 1997, leading to widespread political change across the region. But political corruption is not a new issue in Southeast Asia. As Pollwatching, Elections and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Electoral Corruption in Bangladesh book cover

    Electoral Corruption in Bangladesh

    By Muhammad Yeahia Akhter

    This title was first published in 2001. Rigging elections in favour of those in power has become common practice in Bangladesh. The author looks at the significance of elections in this democratic state and shows how electoral corruption has damaged the process of democratic consolidation. Muhammad…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Social Citizenship in the Shadow of Competition: The Bureaucratic Politics of Regulatory Justification book cover

    Social Citizenship in the Shadow of Competition

    The Bureaucratic Politics of Regulatory Justification

    By Bronwen Morgan

    Social Citizenship in the Shadow of Competition explores how economic concepts and tools are reshaping regulatory law. Building on studies that link law - both institutionally and discursively - to the legitimation of economic neo-liberalism, the book charts lawmakers' attempts to justify social…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Institutional Responses to Drug Demand in Central Europe book cover

    Institutional Responses to Drug Demand in Central Europe

    By Flip Maas

    Edited by Patrick Kenis

    This title was first first published in 2002: Understanding the link between institutional contexts and drug problems is crucial to the process of developing appropriate drug policies and drug demand reduction strategies. However, this link is too often taken for granted, with most drug-related…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

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