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  • Politics, Governance and Development in Bangladesh

    1st Edition

    By Muhammad Sayadur Rahman

    This book explores the relationship between bureaucrats and elected politicians in Bangladesh and discusses how this impacts governance and development in the country from an empirical perspective. It looks at the interplay of politics and bureaucracy in ancient societies, western democracies and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge India

  • Gaming the System

    Nine Games to Teach American Government through Active Learning, 1st Edition

    By Alexander H Cohen, Jonathan Ring, John Alden

    Gaming the System takes an active approach to learning about American government, using novel, exciting, and highly instructive games to help students learn politics by living it. These timeless games are the perfect complement to a core textbook in American government – covering key topics like…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge

  • The Fight For China's Future

    Civil Society vs. the Chinese Communist Party, 1st Edition

    By Willy Wo-Lap Lam

    The Fight For China’s Future throws light on the quintessence of 21st Century Chinese politics through the prism of the struggle between the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and China’s vibrant intelligentsia and civil society. This book examines Xi Jinping’s 24-hour, multi-dimensional, AI-enabled…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Unmasking Administrative Evil

    5th Edition

    By Danny L. Balfour, Guy Adams, Ashley Nickels

    The relationship between evil and public affairs, as well as other fields and professions in public life, has come to the fore as institutions of government seek new ways to operate in an environment of extreme mistrust. Unmasking Administrative Evil, 5th Edition argues that the tendency toward…

    Paperback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge

  • Left Radicalism and Populism in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Giorgos Charalambous, Gregoris Ioannou

    While there has been much focus in recent times on the rise of right-wing populism in Europe, there has been surprisingly little material on the phenomenon of left-wing populism. This edited collection seeks to fill that gap with an investigation of the relationship between the radical left and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • An Introduction to the Policy Process

    Theories, Concepts, and Models of Public Policy Making, 5th Edition

    By Thomas A Birkland

    Now in a thoroughly revised 5th Edition, An Introduction to the Policy Process provides students at all levels with an accessible, readable, and affordable introduction to the field of public policy. In keeping with prior editions, author Tom Birkland conveys the best current thinking on the policy…

    Paperback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge

  • Knowledge and Power in Public Bureaucracies

    From Pyramid to Circle, 1st Edition

    By David Carnevale, Camilla Stivers

    Ever since Max Weber and Frederick Taylor, public organizations have been told that effective practice lies in maximizing rationality through science. Yet science-based management reforms have had only marginal impact on performance. People in entry-level positions posses knowledge from direct…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23 
    Routledge

  • The Corporate Rich and the Power Elite in the Twentieth Century

    How They Won, Why Liberals and Labor Lost, 1st Edition

    By G William Domhoff

    The Corporate Rich and the Power Elite in the Twentieth Century demonstrates exactly how the corporate rich developed and implemented the policies and created the government structures that allowed them to dominate the United States. The book is framed within three historical developments, that…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Dynamics of Dissent

    Theorizing Movements for Inclusive Futures, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Clammer, Meera Chakravorty, Marcus Bussey, Tanmayee Banerjee

    Taking into account the present situation all around the globe when de-territorialisation is becoming a constant factor, this book explores the quality of dissent in the context of movements that aim at transformations which foster re-territorialisation and generate positive futures. This book…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge India

  • Post-socialist Informalities

    Power, Agency and the Construction of Extra-legalities from Bosnia to China, 1st Edition

    Edited by Abel Polese, Lela Rekhviashvili, Borbála Kovács, Jeremy Morris

    This book is a comprehensive collection of key scholarship on informality from the whole post-socialist region. From Bosnia to Central Asia, passing through Russia and Azerbaijan, the contributions to this volume illustrate the multi-faceted and complex nature of informality, while demonstrating…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Russian Modernisation

    Structures and Agencies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Markku Kivinen, Terry Cox

    Russia’s post-Soviet modernisation is complex and subject to changing interpretations among Russian political leaders and observers of Russia. This has created serious problems for understanding Russia and the changes it is currently undergoing. With this in mind, a new Finnish Centre of Excellence…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Law and Society in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Sieder, Karina Ansolabehere, Tatiana A. Alfonso Sierra

    An understanding of law and its efficacy in Latin America demands concepts distinct from the hegemonic notions of "rule of law" which have dominated debates on law, politics and society, and that recognize the diversity of situations and contexts characterizing the region. The Routledge Handbook of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge

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