Politics & International Relations: Public Administration & Management

  • European Societies Today: Inequality, Diversity, Divergence book cover

    European Societies Today

    Inequality, Diversity, Divergence, 1st Edition

    By James Wickham

    This accessible new text introduces students to contemporary European societies by examining structures of inequality, making sense of the empirical and historical contexts. Focusing on seven differing European societies (France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Sweden and the UK), it examines the…

    Paperback – 2020-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Advanced Governing for Capital Flight book cover

    Advanced Governing for Capital Flight

    1st Edition

    By Walter Amedzro St-Hilaire

    This volume takes an in-depth look at the economic issue of capital flight and outlines strategic methods to address the problem of international tax evasion and bank secrecy. In order to address these issues, the book explores the development prospects of tax evasion governance and identifies…

    Hardback – 2020-04-17 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Organization Theory and the Public Sector: Instrument, Culture and Myth book cover

    Organization Theory and the Public Sector

    Instrument, Culture and Myth, 2nd Edition

    By Tom Christensen, Per Lægreid, Kjell Arne Røvik

    Public-sector organizations are fundamentally different from their private-sector counterparts. They are part of the society’s political organizations and are major political actors. They are multifunctional, follow a political leadership and the majority do not operate in an external market. In an…

    Paperback – 2020-04-16 
    Routledge

  • Economic Sociology: An Introduction book cover

    Economic Sociology

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey K. Hass

    Economic Sociology provides the clearest and most comprehensive account of the promises of economic sociology. It shows how economies are more than supply-and-demand curves, individual profit motives, and efficient performance: they are forms of power and structure, grounded in institutions and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • Public Policy Praxis: A Case Approach for Understanding Policy and Analysis book cover

    Public Policy Praxis

    A Case Approach for Understanding Policy and Analysis, 4th Edition

    By Randy S. Clemons, Mark K McBeth

    Public administration and policy analysis education have long emphasized tidiness, stages, and rationality, but practitioners frequently must deal with a world where objectivity is buffeted by, repressed by, and sometimes defeated by value conflict. Politics and policy are "messy" and power…

    Paperback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge

  • Network Governance: Concepts, Theories, and Applications book cover

    Network Governance

    Concepts, Theories, and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Naim Kapucu, Qian Hu

    Network governance has received much attention within the fields of public administration and policy in recent years, but surprisingly few books are designed specifically to help students, researchers, and practitioners examine key concepts, synthesize the growing body of literature into reliable…

    Paperback – 2020-03-18 
    Routledge

  • Race and Public Administration book cover

    Race and Public Administration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amanda Rutherford, Kenneth J. Meier

    Issues of race permeate virtually every corner of policy creation and implementation in the United States, yet theoretically driven research on interactions of policy, race, and ethnicity rarely offers practical tools that can be readily applied by current and future civil servants, private…

    Paperback – 2020-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Economics and Policy book cover

    Environmental Economics and Policy

    7th Edition

    By Lynne Lewis, Thomas H. Tietenberg

    Environmental Economics and Policy is a best-selling text for environmental economics courses. Offering a policy-oriented approach, it introduces economic theory, empirical fieldwork, and case studies that show how underlying economic principles provided the foundation for environmental policies.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge

  • Personnel Management in Government: Politics and Process book cover

    Personnel Management in Government

    Politics and Process, 8th Edition

    By Norma M. Riccucci, Katherine C. Naff, Madinah F. Hamidullah

    With over 20 million people on its payroll, the government is the largest employer in the country. Managing people who do the nation’s work is of critical importance to politicians, government leaders, and citizens alike. Personnel Management in Government: Politics and Process, eighth edition,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Universal Basic Income book cover

    Universal Basic Income

    1st Edition

    By Brian McDonough, Jessie Bustillos Morales

    Universal basic income is a controversial policy which is causing a stir amongst academics, politicians, journalists and policy-makers all over the world. The idea of receiving ‘money for nothing’, with no strings attached, has for a long time appeared a crazy or radical proposal. But today, this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge
    Key Ideas

  • U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe book cover

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century

    From Disaster to Catastrophe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire B. Rubin, Susan L. Cutter

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe explores a critical issue in American public policy: Are the current public sector emergency management systems sufficient to handle future disasters given the environmental and social changes underway? In this timely book,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge

  • The Undermining of American Democracy: How Campaign Contributions Corrupt our System and Harm Us All book cover

    The Undermining of American Democracy

    How Campaign Contributions Corrupt our System and Harm Us All, 1st Edition

    By Clayton D. Peoples

    The public believes that politicians in the US favor special interests over their constituents and that our political institutions have become corrupt—and they are right. A growing body of evidence shows that special interests have disproportionate sway over policy via campaign contributions and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge

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