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  • Homelessness

    The (In)Appropriate Applicant, 1st Edition

    By David Cowan

    First published in 1997, this volume presents the results of in-depth research into the application of the UK homelessness legislation in relation to community care, the Children Act 1989, violence to women, and racial harassment. This is supplemented with a consideration of policies and practices…

    Paperback – 2020-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Performance Review in Local Government

    1st Edition

    By Rob Ball

    First published in 1998, this volume responds to the increase in performance review driven by government policies and examines the performance environment and processes for local government. Rob Ball explores the political and managerial environment before moving onto service planning, performance…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Democracy and Globalization

    Anger, Fear, and Hope, 1st Edition

    By Josep M Colomer, Ashley Beale

    As democracy is disrupted by globalization, the solution is to globalize democracy. This book explores the causes of the current crisis of democracy and advocates new ways for more representative, effective, and accountable governance in an interdependent world. Part 1 analyzes the split of the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Liberalism and the Rise of Labour 1890-1918

    1st Edition

    By Keith Laybourn, Jack Reynolds

    First published in 1984. This book is a detailed study of the way in which the growing Labour movement gradually ousted the Liberals in West Yorkshire between 1890 and 1924. It demonstrates the basis of old Liberalism and the strength of local non-conformity, and its powerful links with the textile…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Labour Movement

  • Local Political Participation in Japan

    A Case Study of Oita, 1st Edition

    By Dani Daigle Kida

    How Do Japanese Citizens Participate Politically? Most Japanese citizens, perhaps with a bit of a chuckle, would answer that ‘average’ Japanese do not participate in politics. While political attitudes in other countries have fluctuated corresponding to social, political, and economic climates of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-06
    Routledge

  • Municipal Politics in Turkey

    Local Government and Party Organisation, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Joppien

    There is a large and growing literature on Turkish politics in general, and the AKP in particular. However, local government and party organization, although very important topics, are strikingly understudied. This book compares local politics in two Central Anatolian cities, Konya and Eskişehir,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Eurasian Project in Global Perspective

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Lane

    Regional associations have become major players in international politics and economics. The Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), composed of Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan, is considered as a player which will strengthen the international influence and international trade of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Swiss Federalism

    The Transformation of a Federal Model, 1st Edition

    By Adrian Vatter

    The political and economic crisis of EU integration has made it increasingly apparent how challenging it is to bring together different sovereign cultures, languages and regions into a single political system. Switzerland – being one of the three classic federations in the world – can provide…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Federalism and Decentralization

  • Inter-Organizational Collaboration by Design

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Madden

    Although difficult, complicated, and sometimes discouraging, collaboration is recognized as a viable approach for addressing uncertain, complex and wicked problems. Collaborations can attract resources, increase efficiency, and facilitate visions of mutual benefit that can ignite common desires of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • The Changing Government of Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stewart Ranson, John Tomlinson

    Originally published in 1986. As the keystone of public policy-making and social reform in the post-war period, education has been expected to fuel economic growth, facilitate equality of opportunity, and afford social justice to the deprived. But its vision and objectives are now being questioned…

    Paperback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • The Risk of Regional Governance

    Cultural Theory and Interlocal Cooperation, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Skuzinski

    Creating metropolitan regions that are more efficient, equitable, and sustainable depends on the willingness of local officials to work together across municipal boundaries to solve large-scale problems. How do these local officials think? Why do they only sometimes cooperate? What kind of…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge

  • States, American Indian Nations, and Intergovernmental Politics

    Sovereignty, Conflict, and the Uncertainty of Taxes, 1st Edition

    By Anne F. Boxberger Flaherty

    American Indian nations are sovereign political entities within the United States. They have complex relationships with the federal government and increasingly with state governments. Regulatory conflict between Native nations and states has increased as Native nations have developed their own…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

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