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  • Praxeological Political Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Jonas, Beate Littig

    With the interest in practice theory and praxeology on the rise, praxeology can be considered an emerging new methodological as well as theoretical paradigm which successfully overcomes epistemological dichotomies of conventional approaches.The articles in this volume serve as starting points for…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Political Budgeting Across Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Breunig, Christine S. Lipsmeyer, Guy D. Whitten

    Budgeting is a key aspect of governmental behaviour. Research on budgeting has taken various theoretical and methodological approaches, and these differences have prevented scholars from discussing their common topic. In this collection, we have gathered a group of prominent scholars to explore the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Decentring Urban Governance

    Narratives, Resistance and Contestation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Bevir, Kim McKee, Peter Matthews

    Decentring Urban Governance seeks to rethink governance not as a particular state formation, but as the diverse policies emerging associated with the impact of modernist social science on policy making, considering the diverse meanings that inspire governing practices across time, space, and policy…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Decentring Health Policy

    Learning from British Experiences in Healthcare Governance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Bevir, Justin Waring

    Taking a ‘decentred’ approach to the analysis of health policy means being attentive to the historical contingencies and circumstances within which reforms are located, the influence of dominant or elite narratives in the shaping of policy, the local traditions and customary practices through which…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Fertility, Health and Lone Parenting

    European Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fabienne Portier-Le Cocq

    In Europe, the percentage of lone-parent families has risen from 14% to 19% between 1996 and 2012. Only in Greece and Finland did the rates fall, while in Denmark and the Republic of Ireland the rise has reached or exceeded 10 percent. As of 2017, there are 2.9 million lone parents with…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Drought in Brazil

    Proactive Management and Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Erwin De Nys, Nathan Engle, Antônio Rocha Magalhães

    Drought is a slow-onset natural hazard that is often referred to as a creeping phenomenon. The challenge of monitoring drought’s onset and evolution, and identifying its termination or end is one that scientists, natural resource managers, and decision makers have been struggling with for decades.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Europe's Hidden Federalism

    Federal Experiences of European Integration, 1st Edition

    By Bojan Kovacevic

    The hidden federal features of the European Union help explain the challenges of legitimacy, democracy and freedom that face an unfinished political community. Ideas about federalism and the reality of existing federal states cannot be sharply divided in an analysis of the EU’s multilevel political…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • British and American Foundings of Parliamentary Science, 1774�1801

    1st Edition

    By Peter J. Aschenbrenner

    Upon declaring independence from Britain in July 1776, the United States Congress urgently needed to establish its credentials as a legitimate government that could credibly challenge the claims of the British Crown. In large measure this legitimacy rested upon setting in place the procedural and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • European Landscape Dynamics

    CORINE Land Cover Data, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Feranec, Tomas Soukup, Gerard Hazeu, Gabriel Jaffrain

    Four unique pan-European CORINE Land Cover datasets—CLC1990, CLC2000, CLC2006, and CLC2012— and three datasets concerning changes between 1990 and 2012 have presented the first-ever opportunity to observe the European landscape by means of land cover and its change. This book brings together all…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas

    1st Edition

    By Hongsheng Zhang, Hui Lin, Yuanzhi Zhang, Qihao Weng

    Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas offers a complete and thorough system for using optical and synthetic aperture radar (SAR) remote sensing data for improving impervious surface estimation (ISE). Highlighting tropical and subtropical areas where there is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Modernizing the Public Sector

    Scandinavian Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irvine Lapsley, Hans Knutsson

    As policymakers and scholars evaluate possible ways forward in the reform and renewal of public services by governments caught up in a recessionary environment, this book aims to offer something different – a comprehensive analysis of the development of the ‘Scandinavian’ way of modernizing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Public Policy, Governance and Polarization

    Making Governance Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by David K. Jesuit, Russell Alan Williams

    Polarization is widely diagnosed as a major cause of the decline of evidence-based policy making and public engagement-based styles of policy making. It creates an environment where hardened partisan viewpoints on major policy questions are less amenable to negotiation, compromise or change.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

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