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  • American Public Policymaking

    Issues in Governance

    By Matt Grossmann

    Students frequently take a course in public policy because they are deeply interested in the controversial issues covered, from national health care and climate change to immigration reform and education. But they also often struggle to connect the policy issues they care about with the difficult…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

  • Realist Evaluation for Crime Science

    Edited by Aiden Sidebottom, Graham Farrell

    Drawing on the pioneering work of Nick Tilley and bringing together leading scholars from around the world, this book explores the value and legacy of evaluation research in criminology and crime science. Focusing on the evaluation of crime policy, this book covers a range of topics on crime…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 
    Crime Science Series

  • Community Development and Public Administration Theory

    Promoting Democratic Principles to Improve Communities

    Edited by Ashley E. Nickels, Jason D. Rivera

    The concept of community development is often misunderstood, holding different meanings across different academic disciplines. Moreover, the concept of community development has been historically abstracted, not only in the way the concept has been conceptualized in academic studies, but also by…

    Hardback – 2018-04-17 
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • School Education in India

    Market, State and Quality

    Edited by Manish Jain, Archana Mehendale, Rahul Mukhopadhyay, Padma M. Sarangapani, Christopher Winch

    This volume examines how the public and private domains in school education in India are informed and mediated by current market realities. It moves beyond the simplistic dichotomy of pro-state vs pro-market factors that define most current debates in the formulations of educational reform agendas…

    Hardback – 2018-04-13 
    Routledge India

  • Hybrid Public Policy Innovations

    Contemporary Policy Beyond Ideology

    Edited by Mark Fabian, Robert Breunig

    Political discourse in much of the world remains mired in simplistic ideological dichotomies of market fundamentalism for efficiency versus substantial socialism for equity. Contemporary public policy design is far more sophisticated. It blends market, government and community tools to…

    Hardback – 2018-03-27 
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Women Veterans

    Lifting the Veil of Invisibility

    By G.L.A. Harris, R. Finn Sumner, M.C. González-Prats

    Women who fight in wars also have to fight for their right to do so. But what are the obstacles impeding their progress in achieving equal status as both active service members and as veterans? This book, written by a team of female veterans and military scholars, demonstrates the ways in which…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07 

  • The Politics of Bureaucracy

    An Introduction to Comparative Public Administration, 7th Edition

    By B. Guy Peters

    Written by B. Guy Peters, a leading authority in the field, this comprehensive exploration of the political and policy making roles of public bureaucracies is now available in a fully revised seventh edition, offering extensive, well-documented comparative analysis of the effects of politics on…

    Paperback – 2018-03-02 

  • Public Procurement as Secondary Policy

    Axioms and Perspectives

    By Max Rolfstam

    Public Procurement as Secondary Policy: Axioms and Perspectives intends to analyse the debate on how public procurement can be used as a means to stimulate innovation. The assertion that public procurement can be used as a means to stimulate innovation has over the years become established among…

    Hardback – 2018-02-28 
    Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

  • Negotiations in the Indigenous World

    Aboriginal Peoples and the Extractive Industry in Australia and Canada

    By Ciaran O'Faircheallaigh

    Negotiated agreements play a critical role in setting the conditions under which resource development occurs on Indigenous land. Our understanding of what determines the outcomes of negotiations between Indigenous peoples and commercial interests is very limited. With over two decades experience…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Indigenous Peoples and Politics

  • Claiming India from Below

    Activism and democratic transformation

    Edited by Vipul Mudgal

    Going beyond electoral politics and government, this volume broadens the scope of the functioning of democracy in India, and explores citizens’ role in the implementation of public policy. It looks at the ways in which extra-parliamentary power monitoring devices such as public institutions,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge India

  • Undernutrition and Public Policy in India

    Investing in the future

    Edited by Sonalde Desai, Lawrence Haddad, Deepta Chopra, Amit Thorat

    Despite substantial economic growth, India has one of the highest undernutrition rates in the world; it is home to almost 40 per cent of the world’s stunted children. This volume assesses the status and causes of undernutrition in the country, and examines the effectiveness of policies designed to…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge India

  • Energy Transition in East Asia

    A Social Science Perspective

    Edited by Kuei-Tien Chou

    The Fukushima disaster of 2011 shook the globe, arousing warm debate and new research within the academic fields of countries in both the West and the East on issues related to nuclear security, public trust, government governance, risk governance and risk perception along with technological and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

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