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4 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com POLITICAL SCIENCE & PUBLIC POLICY TITLES PUBLISHED APRIL - JUNE 2022 A Research Agenda for Governance B. Guy Peters, University of Pittsburgh, US, Jon Pierre, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, Eva Sørensen, Roskilde University, Denmark and Nord University, Norway and Jacob Torfing, Roskilde University, Denmark and Nord University, Norway ‘This is essential stuff for anyone interested in real processes of governance. If you want to understand how new forms of collaboration with citizens become intertwined with traditional modes of hierarchical governance – and in the challenges this poses for governance practices and governance research – this book is essential. It is also written in easily accessible language while simultaneously drawing on a very rich base of expert knowledge. A fascinating read!’ – Thomas Schillemans, Utrecht University, the Netherlands 2022 256 pp Hardback 978 1 78811 798 2 £80.00 / $115.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Research Agendas Rethinking Environmental Security Simon Dalby, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada ‘This extraordinarily comprehensive book provides an ontological and political reworking of one of the master concepts in International Relations – security – to help us grasp the multiple dangers and anxieties associated with the unsustainable trajectory of global capitalist societies in the Anthropocene. Simultaneously critical and visionary, this unique account pushes us to see environmental security as less about environmental and social protection and more about world making.’ – Robyn Eckersley, University of Melbourne, Australia 2022 224 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 584 0 £85.00 / $120.00 eBook • Elgaronline Rethinking Political Science and International Studies series NEW IN PAPERBACK Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Comparative Policy Analysis Edited by B. Guy Peters, University of Pittsburgh, US and Guillaume Fontaine, FLACSO, Ecuador ‘An excellent, timely and accessible collection by internationally renowned contributors, this Handbook provides cutting-edge treatment of methods in comparative public policy, as well as their strengths and weaknesses for addressing theoretical issues. It is an absolute must for students, teachers and policy analysts, and I warmly recommend it to them.’ – Moshe Maor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel 2020 424 pp Hardback 978 1 78811 118 8 £185.00 / $263.00 2022 Paperback 978 1 80392 601 8 £42.00 / $60.00 eBook • Elgaronline Handbooks of Research Methods and Applications series A Research Agenda for Political Marketing Edited by Bruce I. Newman, DePaul University and Todd P. Newman, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US ‘Understanding contemporary politics is to understand marketing. Bruce and Todd Newman have edited a volume that can instruct modern princes on the virtue needed to gain and hold power. But democracy can prevail only if research in this arcana imperii is used also to educate and empower citizens as voters.’ – Dejan Verčič, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia 2022 208 pp Hardback 978 1 80037 719 6 £80.00 / $115.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Research Agendas Governing Complexity in Times of Turbulence Edited by Jarle Trondal, University of Agder and University of Oslo, Norway, Robyn Keast, David Noble, Southern Cross University, Australia and Rómulo Pinheiro, University of Agder, Norway ‘The editors are to be congratulated for bringing together a unique selection of cross- and multi-disciplinary approaches describing and analysing the complexities of policy implementation across a wide range of sectors, fields and projects. The specific chapter examples and circumstances each reveal different dynamics. But the macro-lessons they provide, arising from real-life practicalities and challenges of cross-sectoral engagement, are especially noteworthy and vital for all of us interested in pursuing public engagement and delivering public value.’ – Ellen Hazelkorn, BH Associates and Professor Emerita, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland 2022 296 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 964 4 £105.00 / $155.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbook on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law Further Reflections and Perspectives Edited by Robert Kolb, University of Geneva, Gloria Gaggioli, Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights and University of Geneva and Pavle Kilibarda, University of Geneva and the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, Switzerland ‘An essential Handbook examining some of the most relevant contemporary legal problems, assembling some of the leading figures in the field.’ – Marko Milanovic, University of Nottingham, UK 2022 552 pp Hardback 978 1 78990 096 5 £210.00 / $305.00 eBook • Elgaronline Research Handbooks in Human Rights series