Politics & International Relations: Public Administration & Management

  • 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 – 2019-12-06

  • Differentiated Integration and Disintegration in a Post-Brexit Era book cover

    Differentiated Integration and Disintegration in a Post-Brexit Era

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Gänzle, Benjamin Leruth, Jarle Trondal

    Assessing the consequences of Brexit on EU policies, institutions and members, this book discusses the significance of differentiation for the future of European integration. This book theoretically examines differentiated integration and disintegration, focuses on how this process affects key…

    Hardback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

  • Inequality in Britain book cover

    Inequality in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Alan Ware

    This book provides a thorough and engaging analysis of inequality in Britain, including its long-term development and transformation since the beginning of the 20th century. The author argues that inequality is not what it used to be – no longer can policy-makers consider it just in terms of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

  • 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 – 2019-12-04
    Key Ideas

  • Reforming the Welfare State book cover

    Reforming the Welfare State

    1st Edition

    By Carsten Jensen, Georg Wenzelburger

    This book introduces a unique, new dataset on welfare state reforms in the UK, Denmark, Finland, France and Germany from 1974 to 2014. Using a variety of welfare state types in Europe, the authors have systematically investigated core questions that have preoccupied the welfare state literature at…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge Studies in the Political Economy of the Welfare State

  • 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.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04

  • Collaborative Crisis Management: Inter-Organizational Approaches to Extreme Events book cover

    Collaborative Crisis Management

    Inter-Organizational Approaches to Extreme Events, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fredrik Bynander, Daniel Nohrstedt

    Public organizations are increasingly expected to cope with crisis under the same resource constraints and mandates that make up their normal routines, reinforced only through collaboration. Collaborative Crisis Management introduces readers to how collaboration shapes societies’ capacity to plan…

    Hardback – 2019-12-03

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport and Politics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sport and Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Bairner, John Kelly, Jung Woo Lee

    Sport is frequently considered to be an aspect of popular culture that is, or should be, untainted by the political. However, there is a broad consensus among academics that sport is often at the heart of the political and the political is often central to sport. From the 1936 Olympic Games in Nazi…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29

  • Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity Policy and Practice book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity Policy and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Piggin, Louise Mansfield, Mike Weed

    Physical activity, inactivity and their relationship to health are serious concerns for governments around the world. This is the first book to critically examine the policy and practice of physical activity from a multi-disciplinary, social-scientific perspective. Moving beyond the usual…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29

  • Against Political Compromise: Sustaining Democratic Debate book cover

    Against Political Compromise

    Sustaining Democratic Debate, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Ruser, Amanda Machin

    Political compromise is emerging as a preferred solution for numerous apparently intractable problems. Many have pointed to the rising degree of political polarisation around issues such as climate change, immigration and abortion. These are ‘wicked problems’ that are clearly not conducive to any…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28

  • Partnership Governance in Northern Ireland: Improving Performance book cover

    Partnership Governance in Northern Ireland

    Improving Performance, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Greer

    Originally published in 2001. Drawing together a broad range of material on Partnership Governance, this volume provides an invaluable contribution to a fast-growing area of political science. Powerful syntheses and a robust analytical framework accompany three empirical case studies focusing on…

    Hardback – 2019-11-26
    Routledge Revivals

  • Maternity Leave: Policy and Practice book cover

    Maternity Leave

    Policy and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Victoria Gordon, Beth M. Rauhaus

    What does it mean to be a successful working parent? And how do working parents cope in the United States, the only developed nation with no paid parental leave requirement? Despite some positive advancement in the voluntary adoption of paid parental leave, many organizations over the past 25 years…

    Paperback – 2019-11-26

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