Public Administration & Management Products

  • Governing Affects

    Neo-Liberalism, Neo-Bureaucracies, and Service Work, 1st Edition

    By Otto Penz, Birgit Sauer

    Governing Affects explores the neoliberal transformation of state governance in Europe towards affective forms of dominance, exercised by customer oriented neo-bureaucracies and public service providers. By investigating the rise of affective labour in contemporary European service societies and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Emotions

  • Latin America and Policy Diffusion

    From Import to Export, 1st Edition

    Edited by Osmany Porto De Oliveira, Cecilia Osorio Gonnet, Sergio Montero, Cristiane Kerches da Silva Leite

    Latin American countries have for a long time been importers of public policies and institutions from the Global North. The colonial legacy and resulting patterns of international relations during the 20th century favoured a course of adoption and hybridization of political institutions. In recent…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Politics

  • Personnel Management in Government

    Politics and Process, Eighth Edition, 8th Edition

    By Norma M. Riccucci, Katherine C. Naff, Madinah F. Hamidullah

    With over 20 million people on its payroll, the government is the largest employer in the country. Managing people who do the nation’s work is of critical importance to politicians, government leaders, and citizens alike. Personnel Management in Government: Politics and Process, Eight Edition…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Collaborative Crisis Management

    Interorganizational 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 – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Transformative Potential of Participatory Budgeting

    Creating an Ideal Democracy, 1st Edition

    By George Bateman Jr

    In this book, George R. Bateman, Jr presents a philosophical examination of the potential benefits of participatory budgeting (PB), with recommendations of how they might be realized. The work of social philosophers like Thomas Jefferson, John Dewey, Robert Putnam are studied to better understand…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Reforming the Welfare State

    1st Edition

    By Carsten Jensen, Georg Wenzelburger

    This book introduces a unique, new dataset on welfare state reforms in the UK, Denmark, Finland, France and Germany from 1974 to 2014. Using a variety of welfare state types in Europe, the authors have systematically investigated core questions that have preoccupied the welfare state literature at…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Political Economy of the Welfare State

  • U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century

    From Disaster to Catastrophe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire B. Rubin, Susan L. Cutter

    U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe explores a critical issue in American public policy: Are the current public sector emergency management systems sufficient to handle future disasters given the environmental and social changes underway? In this timely book,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge

  • Maternity Leave

    Policy and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Victoria Gordon, Beth Rauhaus

    What does it mean to be a successful working parent?  And how do working parents cope in the United States, the only developed nation with no paid parental leave requirement?  Despite some positive advancement in the voluntary adoption of paid parental leave, many organizations over the past 25…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge

  • The Subsidy Scandal

    How Your Government Wastes Your Money to Wreck Your Environment, 1st Edition

    By Charlie Pye-Smith

    Originally published in 2002, The Subsidy Scandal examines the subsidies spent by governments and the affect this has had on the environment. The book examines industries ranging from agriculture to mining, energy to transport and the subsidies spent on these industries by government. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Universal Basic Income

    1st Edition

    By Brian McDonough, Jessie Bustillos Morales

    Universal basic income is a controversial policy which is causing a stir amongst academics, politicians, journalists and policy makers all over the world. The idea of receiving ‘money for nothing’, with no strings attached, has for a long time appeared a crazy or radical proposal. But today, this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge
    Key Ideas

  • Classics of Comparative Policy Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Iris Geva-May

    The Classics of Comparative Policy Analysis is a four-volume set, compiled of articles, spanning twenty years, from the highly respected Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis. The first volume addresses questions about theory and methodology in the comparative study of public policy. The second…

    Hardback – 2019-12-13 
    Routledge
    Classics of Comparative Policy Analysis

  • Inequality in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Alan Ware

    This book provides a thorough and engaging analysis of inequality in Britain, including its long-term development and transformation since the beginning of the 20th century. The author argues that inequality is not what it used to be - no longer can policy makers consider it just in terms of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in British Politics

21Series in Public Administration & Management

Product Search