Politics & International Relations: Public Administration & Management

  • Reimagining Public Managers: Delivering Public Value book cover

    Reimagining Public Managers

    Delivering Public Value, 1st Edition

    By Usman W. Chohan

    Public value theory speaks to the co-creation of value between politicians, citizens, and public managers, with a focus on the public manager in terms of her contributions, initiatives, and limitations in value creation. But just who are public managers? Public value regularly treats the "public…

    Hardback – 2020-09-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • Contested Waters: India's Transboundary River Water Disputes in South Asia book cover

    Contested Waters

    India's Transboundary River Water Disputes in South Asia, 1st Edition

    By Amit Ranjan

    This book examines India’s transboundary river water disputes with its South Asian neighbours — Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan. It explores the history and politics of the transboundary river waters in this region as well as discusses current disputes and future concerns. It analyses how…

    Hardback – 2020-09-03 
    Routledge India

  • Dwight Waldo: Administrative Theorist for our Times book cover

    Dwight Waldo

    Administrative Theorist for our Times, 1st Edition

    By Richard Stillman

    From the early postwar period until his death at the turn of the century, Dwight Waldo was one of the most authoritative voices in the field of public administration. Through probing questions, creative ideas, and ever-developing arguments, he perhaps contributed more than any other single figure…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge
    ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Women, Gender and Conditional Cash Transfers: Interdisciplinary Perspectives from Studies of Bolsa Família book cover

    Women, Gender and Conditional Cash Transfers

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives from Studies of Bolsa Família, 1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Sacchet, Silvana Aparecida Mariano, Cássia Maria Carloto

    Conditional Cash Transfer Programs have been widely used throughout less developed countries to fight poverty and foster socioeconomic development. In Women, Gender and Conditional Cash Transfers, a multidisciplinary group of feminist scholars use survey data analysis, in-depth interviews, and…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge

  • New Zealand Adopts Proportional Representation: Accident? Design? Evolution? book cover

    New Zealand Adopts Proportional Representation

    Accident? Design? Evolution?, 1st Edition

    By Keith Jackson, Alan McRobie

    First published in 1998, this volume is based upon the files of the Royal Commission on the Electoral System plus extensive interviews with the Commissioners, cabinet ministers, MPs and officials, as well as leaders of the principal pressure groups. It seeks to place this highly important change in…

    Paperback – 2020-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routledge Handbook of Exclusion, Inequality and Stigma in India book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Exclusion, Inequality and Stigma in India

    1st Edition

    Edited by NMP Verma, Alpana Srivastava

    This handbook critically examines the three concepts of exclusion, inequality and stigma and their interrelationship in the Indian context. Divided into five parts, the volume deals with the issues of exclusion, inequality, gender discrimination, health and disability, and assault and violence. It…

    Hardback – 2020-08-21 
    Routledge India

  • Social Security: Beveridge and After book cover

    Social Security: Beveridge and After

    1st Edition

    By Victor George

    Originally published in 1968, Social Security: Beveridge and After concentrates on the development of social security in the U.K. since the Beveridge report. The book looks at the system of Social Security, since it was unified with the Ministry of Social Security, and looks at the extent to which…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Origins of British Social Policy book cover

    The Origins of British Social Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Thane

    Originally published in 1978 The Origins of British Social Policy arose dissatisfaction with conventional approaches to the subject of welfare responsibilities in the state. This volume stresses the complexity of conscious and unconscious influences upon policy, which include such political…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Theories of Welfare book cover

    Theories of Welfare

    1st Edition

    By Anthony Forder, Terry Caslin, Geoffrey Ponton, Sandra Walklate

    Originally published in 1984 Theories of Welfare looks at theories of social administration developed in different social science disciplines. The book ranges widely and gives concise coverage to the historical and intellectual background in which the theory emerged, the implicit or explicit value…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • Approaches to Welfare book cover

    Approaches to Welfare

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Bean, Stewart MacPherson

    Originally published in 1983 Approaches to Welfare provides a unique introduction to the study of social welfare in Britain. The contributions, by distinguished figures in the field of social welfare and social policy, explore all the dimensions of the study of social welfare demonstrating that not…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Politics of the Welfare State book cover

    The Politics of the Welfare State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Oakley, Susan Williams

    Originally published in 1994 The Politics of the Welfare State looks at how the privatization and marketization of education, health and welfare services in the past decade have produced a concept of welfare that is markedly different from that envisaged when the welfare state was initially created…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

  • The Unservile State: Essays in Liberty and Welfare book cover

    The Unservile State

    Essays in Liberty and Welfare, 1st Edition

    By George Watson

    Originally published in 1957, The Unservile State looks at the theme of liberty in the Welfare State. Has it survived Welfare – is it even better for it? What of Parliament and our civil liberties? Does the present state of property distribution, of industry, agriculture and our social services…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Welfare and the State

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