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  • Routledge Handbook of Comparative Policy Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marleen Brans, Iris Geva-May, Michael Howlett

    This Handbook presents the first comprehensive study of policy analytical practices in comparative perspective. It explores emerging developments and innovations in the field and advances knowledge of the nature and quality of policy analysis across different countries and at different levels of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Security Governance, Policing, and Local Capacity

    1st Edition

    By Jan Froestad, Clifford Shearing

    The security governance of South Africa has faced immense challenges amid post-apartheid constitutional and political transformations. In many cases, policing and governmental organizations have failed to provide security and other services to the poorest inhabitants. Security Governance, Policing,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • State Fragility Around the World

    Fractured Justice and Fierce Reprisal, 1st Edition

    By Laurie A. Gould, Matthew Pate

    Failed and fragile states often govern through the criminalization of otherwise inconsequential or tolerated acts. These weak states also frequently use kidnapping, murder, and other violent or oppressive tactics to maintain order and stay in power. State Fragility Around the World: Fractured…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Smart Geospatial Practices and Applications in Local Government

    An Altogether Different Language, 1st Edition

    By David A. Holdstock

    The demand on local government to do more with less by improving operations, increasing productivity, and making better and more informed decisions increases constantly. On a departmental level Geographic Information Systems are helping meet this demand but the majority of local government…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    CRC Press

  • Power Shift? Political Leadership and Social Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Taras, Richard Davis

    Power Shift? Political Leadership and Social Media examines how political leaders have adapted to the challenges of social media, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and memes, among other means of persuasion. Established political leaders now use social media to grab headlines, respond to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    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

  • Trade Unions and Arab Revolutions

    The Tunisian Case of UGTT, 1st Edition

    By Hèla Yousfi

    This book traces the role of the UGTT (the Tunisian General Labour Union) during Tunisia’s 2011 revolution and the transition period that ensued – Tunisia being the Arab country where trade unionism was the strongest and most influential in shaping the outcomes of the uprising. The UGTT; From its…

    Paperback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Americanizing Latino Politics, Latinoizing American Politics

    1st Edition

    By Rodolfo O. de la Garza, Alan S. Yang

    Using the most extensive and currently available survey opinion data, this book empirically supports the argument that Latinos have emerged as a convergent panethnic political group, beyond the individual national origin identities dating to the time of the 1990 Latino National Political Survey…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    Routledge

  • Regulatory Counter-Terrorism

    A Critical Appraisal of Proactive Global Governance, 1st Edition

    By Nathanael Tilahun Ali

    Regulatory Counter-Terrorism explores an emerging terrain in which the global governance of terrorism is expanding. This terrain is that of proactive regulatory governance – the management of the day-to-day activities of individuals and entities in order to pre-emptively minimize vulnerability to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28
    Routledge
    Politics of Transnational Law

  • Late Night with Trump

    Political Humor and the American Presidency, 1st Edition

    By Stephen J. Farnsworth, S. Robert Lichter

    Political humor has been a staple of late-night television for decades. The Trump White House, however, has received significantly greater attention than that of past presidents, such as Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and even Bill Clinton. In response to Trump’s strident politics, late-night comics…

    Paperback – 2019-11-26
    Routledge

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