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  • Development and the Politics of Human Rights

    Edited by Scott Nicholas Romaniuk, Marguerite Marlin

    This book takes the required holistic perspective and simplifies it into actionable information. It unpacks the questions of human advocacy and policy, identifies traps, and presents best practices for various fields by engaging a variety of situational, professional, and regional perspectives. The…

    Hardback – 2015-12-16 
    CRC Press
    Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Explaining Public Policy

    By J.A. Chandler

    This textbook explains the complexities of the policy-making process in a refreshingly clear way for students who are new to this subject. It explains: How policy originates, is refined, legitimised, implemented, evaluated and terminated in the forms of theoretical models of the policy process…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Textbooks in Policy Studies

  • Economics of Nuclear Power

    By Geoffrey Rothwell

    This book is a unique introduction to the economic costs of nuclear power. It examines the future of the nuclear power industry and unpacks the complicated relationships between its technical, economic and political variables. It does so by modelling the costs, risks and uncertainties of one of the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Innovation in the Public and Nonprofit Sectors

    A Public Solutions Handbook

    Edited by Patria De Lancer Julnes, Ed Gibson

    In the organizational context, the word "innovation" is often associated with private sector organizations, which are often perceived as more agile, adaptable, and able to withstand change than government agencies and nonprofit organizations. But the reality is that, while they may struggle, public…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09 
    Routledge
    The Public Solutions Handbook Series

  • Block Granting Medicaid

    A Model for 21st Century Health Reform?

    By Edward Alan Miller

    Medicaid is the largest grant-in-aid program in the United States. Reform in this area, therefore, provides a unique opportunity to study the intersection between federal and state policy making in an area recently characterized by substantial uncertainty deriving from the lingering effects of the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Adaptive Administration

    Practice Strategies for Dealing with Constant Change in Public Administration and Policy

    By Ferd H. Mitchell, Cheryl C. Mitchell

    Public and nonprofit sectors undergo constant change, from widespread financial stress to the digital revolution to globalization and political polarization. However, in many settings, the concepts of public administration and policy are anchored in the past, and do not yet reflect the ability to…

    Hardback – 2015-12-01 
    CRC Press
    ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2015-11-30 
    Routledge India

  • Rebuilding the American City

    Design and Strategy for the 21st Century Core

    By David Gamble, Patty Heyda

    Urban redevelopment in American cities is neither easy nor quick. It takes a delicate alignment of goals, power, leadership and sustained advocacy on the part of many. Rebuilding the American City highlights 15 urban design and planning projects in the U.S. that have been catalysts for their…

    Paperback – 2015-11-27 
    Routledge

  • Capital Dilemma

    Growth and Inequality in Washington, D.C.

    Edited by Derek Hyra, Sabiyha Prince

    Capital Dilemma: Growth and Inequality in Washington, DC uncovers and explains the dynamics that have influenced the contemporary economic advancement of Washington, DC. This volume’s unique interdisciplinary approach using historical, sociological, anthropological, economic, geographic, political,…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24 
    Routledge

  • Interpreting Governance, High Politics and Public Policy

    Essays commemorating Interpreting British Governance

    Edited by Nick Turnbull

    Interpreting Governance, High Politics and Public Policy offers the latest perspectives on the interpretive approach to governance and public policy research. This book commemorates more than a decade of governance research by Mark Bevir and R.A.W. Rhodes, the leading exponents of interpretive…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • The American Education Policy Landscape

    By Jennifer A. Rippner

    In today’s complex educational environment, it’s critical for educators to understand the policy landscape. Research-based and grounded in a non-ideological perspective, The American Education Policy Landscape is an essential guide for educators, graduate students, and policymakers alike. This…

    Paperback – 2015-11-18 
    Routledge

  • Civilian Oversight of Police

    Advancing Accountability in Law Enforcement

    Edited by Tim Prenzler, Garth den Heyer

    Various external agencies have a role in improving police conduct and providing a fair forum for complaints against police. Presenting insight from the world's foremost scholars, this book uses case studies combined with hard and soft data on police behavior to explore the management of police…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

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