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  • Citizen Participation in the Age of Contracting

    When Service Delivery Trumps Democracy, 1st Edition

    By Anna A. Amirkhanyan, Kristina T. Lambright

    Citizen Participation in the Age of Contracting is based on a simple premise: in democracies, power originates with citizens. While citizen participation in government remains a central tenet of democracy, public service delivery structures are considerably more complex today than they were fifty…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Culture

    Embodied Cognition and the Origin of Culture in Organizations, 1st Edition

    By David G. White

    Organizational or corporate ‘culture’ is the most overused and least understood word in business, if not society. While the topic has been an object of keen academic interest for nearly half a century, theorists and practitioners still struggle with the most basic questions: What is organizational…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge

  • Ideas, Political Power, and Public Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Beland, Martin B. Carstensen, Leonard Seabrooke

    Through the last couple of decades, scholars on both sides of the Atlantic have increasingly emphasized the importance of political ideas in understanding processes of change and stability in politics and public policy. Yet, surprisingly, relatively little has been done to more clearly and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge
    Journal of European Public Policy Series

  • Where are Europe’s New Borders?

    Critical Insights into Contemporary European Bordering, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Cooper

    Europe’s borders have always been historically ambiguous and dynamic, whereby borders shift and change character and new borders replace older ones. By focusing upon the title question ‘where are Europe’s new borders’, this volume looks at the present state of European bordering and questions the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge

  • Silent Citizenship

    The Politics of Marginality in Unequal Democracies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Justin Gest, Sean Gray

    What does silent citizenship mean in a democracy? With levels of economic and political inequality on the rise across the developed democracies, citizens are becoming more disengaged from their neighbourhoods and communities, more distrustful of politicians and political parties, more sceptical of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Understanding Community Economic Growth and Decline

    Strategies for Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    By Gerald L. Gordon

    This book presents a fully comprehensive look at what all communities—large and small, urban and rural—can do to grow and sustain their local economic bases. It examines the causes of economic decline for localities as well as the economic “product” being marketed to employers, the process of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-12
    Routledge

  • Advancing Organizational Theory in a Complex World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Qiu, Ben Nanfeng Luo, Chris Jackson, Karin Sanders

    While research in organisational studies has become increasingly rich and complex, organisation researchers are constantly challenged by the growing quest for theoretical advancement and innovation. To conduct theoretically rigorous and innovative research, contemporary researchers and students…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Unchecked Corporate Power

    Why the Crimes of Multinational Corporations Are Routinized Away and What We Can Do About It, 1st Edition

    By Gregg Barak

    Why are crimes of the suite punished more leniently than crimes of the street? When police killings of citizens go unpunished, political torture is sanctioned by the state, and the financial frauds of Wall Street traders remain unprosecuted, nothing succeeds with such regularity as the active…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge
    Crimes of the Powerful

  • Toward Resilient Communities

    Examining the Impacts of Local Governments in Disasters, 1st Edition

    By Christopher L. Atkinson

    In June 2011, the city of Minot, North Dakota sustained the greatest flood in its history. Rather than buckling under the immense weight of the flood on a personal and community level, government, civic groups, and citizens began to immediately assess and address the event’s impacts. Why did the…

    Paperback – 2015-12-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Government Accountability and Legislative Oversight

    1st Edition

    By Riccardo Pelizzo, Frederick Stapenhurst

    The purpose of the book is to investigate parliaments’ capacity to oversee government activities, policies and budget legislation. By analysing the survey data that the World Bank Institute in collaboration with the Inter-Parliamentary Union collected from 120 parliaments, Pelizzo and Stapenhurst…

    Paperback – 2013-12-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

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