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  1. The EU-Turkey Statement on Refugees

    The EU-Turkey Statement on Refugees

    Hülya Kaya
    This thought-provoking book critically analyses how the implementation of the EU-Turkey Statement on Refugees affects the rights of refugees and asylum seekers. Bringing together an in-depth examination of both EU and Turkish law and fieldwork data within a theoretical human rights framework, Hülya Kaya discusses the operational realities and failures of the agreement between Turkey and the EU from a socio-legal perspective. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  2. Social Innovation and Urban Governance

    Social Innovation and Urban Governance

    Edited by Marc Pradel i Miquel, Ana B. Cano Hila, Marisol García Cabeza
    Presenting social innovation initiatives that emerged from organized citizenry in Southern European cities, this book explores the response to austerity policies implemented after the 2008 economic crisis. Chapters look at the common aim of these initiatives in responding to social needs and challenging social exclusion. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  3. Innovation, Ethics and our Common Futures

    Innovation, Ethics and our Common Futures

    Rafael Ziegler
    The important yet contradictory role of innovation in society calls for a philosophy of innovation. Critically exploring innovation in relation to values, the economy and social change, Rafael Ziegler proposes a collaborative theory and practice of innovation that aims to liberate possibilities for our common futures. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  4. Governing Oceans in a Time of Change

    Governing Oceans in a Time of Change

    Marcus Haward
    This incisive book addresses the challenges facing the current institutional framework for governance of high seas fisheries. Marcus Haward identifies significant issues and difficulties affecting the management of fisheries in areas beyond national jurisdiction, as well as highlighting the key role fishing and fisheries play in global ocean governance. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 105.00   Web: $ 94.50
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  5. Human Dignity and the Adjudication of Environmental Rights

    Human Dignity and the Adjudication of Environmental Rights

    Dina L. Townsend
    Focusing on contemporary debates in philosophy and legal theory, this ground-breaking book provides a compelling enquiry into the nature of human dignity. The author not only illustrates that dignity is a concept that can extend our understanding of our environmental impacts and duties, but also highlights how our reliance on and relatedness to the environment further extends and enhances our understanding of dignity itself. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  6. A Modern Guide to Citizen’s Basic Income

    A Modern Guide to Citizen’s Basic Income

    Malcolm Torry
    Debate on the desirability, feasibility and implementation of a Citizen’s Basic Income – an unconditional, nonwithdrawable and regular income for every individual – is increasingly widespread among academics, policymakers, and the general public. There are now numerous introductory books on the subject, and others on particular aspects of it. This book provides something new: It studies the Citizen’s Basic Income proposal from a variety of different disciplinary perspectives: the economics of Citizen’s Basic Income, the sociology of Citizen’s Basic Income, the politics of Citizen’s Basic Income, and so on. Each chapter discusses the academic discipline, and relevant aspects of the debate, and asks how the discipline enhances our understanding, and how the Citizen’s Basic Income debate might contribute to the academic discipline. Learn More
    June 2020   Hardback Price: $ 185.00   Web: $ 166.50
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  7. Reforming Public Management and Governance

    Reforming Public Management and Governance

    John Halligan
    This book examines the impact of several decades of public sector reform in four Westminster systems – Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Political and managerial change has re-defined roles and relationships and how their public sectors function. Often this occurs in comparable ways because of a common administrative tradition, but choices made in different country contexts also produce divergent outcomes. In analysing the results and implications of reform, fundamental issues of and tensions in public administration and management are addressed. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  8. Freedom of Religion or Belief

    Freedom of Religion or Belief

    Edited by Paul Babie T. Babie, Neville G. Rochow, Brett G. Scharffs
    Using the metaphor of ‘constitutional space’, this thought-provoking book describes the confluence and convergence of powers in a constitutional system, comprised of the principled exercise of the legislative, executive and judicial powers of constitutional government. Addressing the issues surrounding the freedom of religion or belief, the book explores the dimensions of constitutional space and the content of this freedom, as well as comparative approaches to defining and protecting this freedom. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 170.00   Web: $ 153.00
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  9. Robotization of Work?

    Robotization of Work?

    Barbara Czarniawska, Bernward Joerges
    In this timely book, Barbara Czarniawska and Bernward Joerges examine the hopes and fears around work and job security inspired by automation, from the original coining of the term ‘robot’ to the present day media fascination. Have these hopes and fears changed or do they remain the same? This discerning book investigates whether these changes in perception correlate to actual changes taking place in the field of robotics. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 99.00   Web: $ 89.10
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  10. A Research Agenda for Studies of Corruption

    A Research Agenda for Studies of Corruption

    Edited by Alina Mungiu-Pippidi, Paul M. Heywood
    This interdisciplinary Research Agenda contains state-of-the-art surveys of the field of corruption and points towards an agenda for future research. This comprehensive work covers the main approaches to diagnosing, analysing and measuring corruption, as well as the ways to tackle it. Chapters explore top political and grassroots corruption, buying and stealing votes, corruption in relation to gender and the media, digital anti-corruption and an examination of whistleblowing and market-based tools. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  11. The Judicial System

    The Judicial System

    Carlo Guarnieri, Patrizia Pederzoli
    This timely book explores the expansion of the role of judges and courts in the political system and the mixed reactions generated by these developments. In this comprehensive book, Carlo Guarnieri and Patrizia Pederzoli draw on a wealth of experience in teaching and research in the field, moving beyond traditional legal analysis and providing a clear, concise and all-encompassing introduction to the phenomenon of the administration of justice and all of its traits. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  12. A Research Agenda for Digital Politics

    A Research Agenda for Digital Politics

    Edited by William H. Dutton
    This Elgar Research Agenda showcases insights from leading researchers on the charged issues and questions that lie ahead in the multidisciplinary field of digital politics. Covering the political implications of the Internet, social media, datafication and computational analytics, it looks to the future of how research might address the political challenges of the digital age and maps the key emerging trends in this field. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
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  13. The Impact of Environmental Law

    The Impact of Environmental Law

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Kirk, Jessica Albin, Rose-Liza Elsma-Osorio
    This cutting-edge book invites readers to rethink environmental law and its critical role in ensuring a sustainable future for all. Illustrating narratives of successful developments in environmental law, contributors draw out key lessons and practices for effective reform and highlight opportunities by which we can respond to environmental challenges facing the planet. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  14. Defense Technological Innovation

    Defense Technological Innovation

    Bharat Rao, Adam J. Harrison, Balashankar Mulloth
    Defense Technological Innovation describes the emerging paradigm for innovation at the US Department of Defense, and the consequent impacts on its stakeholders. Leveraging a combination of prior research, archival data, first-person observations and interviews, the authors identify practices and themes characterizing the key trends in defense innovation, describe current organizational approaches and practices, and develop a theoretical framework that elucidates the competencies required to underwrite defense innovation objectives. The findings therein are relevant to any large, technology-driven organization contending with the implications of rapid change in the high-tech landscape. Learn More
    May 2020   Hardback Price: $ 115.00   Web: $ 103.50
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  15. Teaching Nonprofit Management

    Teaching Nonprofit Management

    Edited by Karabi C. Bezboruah, Heather L. Carpenter
    This peer-reviewed edited volume provides strategies and practices for teaching nonprofit management theories and concepts in the context of the undergraduate, graduate, and online classroom environments. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 155.00   Web: $ 139.50
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  16. The Global Economic Order

    The Global Economic Order

    Elli Louka
    Exploring in depth the institutions that underpin the global economy, this study provides invaluable insights into why a minimum economic order has endured for so long and why states are unwilling to establish a maximum order, a global safety net for all. The author investigates how debt – a critical component of states’ economic infrastructure – leads to debilitating crises, and how these crises undermine the economic autonomy and political independence of states.  Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 160.00   Web: $ 144.00
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  17. China–North Korea Relations

    China–North Korea Relations

    Edited by Catherine Jones, Sarah Teitt
    Developing a new approach to exploring security relations between China and North Korea, this timely book examines China’s contradictory statements and actions through the lens of developmental peace. It highlights the differences between their close relationship on the one hand, and China’s votes in favour of sanctions against North Korea on the other, examining the background to this and its importance. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  18. The Rhetoric of Political Leadership

    The Rhetoric of Political Leadership

    Edited by Ofer Feldman
    This timely book details the theoretical and practical elements of political rhetoric and their effects on the interactions between politicians and the public. Expert contributors explore the issues associated with political rhetoric from a range of disciplinary perspectives, including political science, linguistics, social psychology and communication studies. Chapters examine what makes a speech effective, politicians’ use of moral appeals in political advertising, political attacks on social media, and gender and emotion in political discourse. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  19. Public Governance Paradigms

    Public Governance Paradigms

    Jacob Torfing, Lotte Bøgh Andersen, Carsten Greve, Kurt K. Klausen
    This enlightening book scrutinizes the shifting governance paradigms that inform public administration reforms. From the rise to supremacy of New Public Management to new the growing preference for alternatives, four world-renowned authors launch a powerful and systematic comparison of the competing and co-existing paradigms, explaining the core features of public bureaucracy and professional rule in the modern day. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  20. Bureaucracy, Collegiality and Social Change

    Bureaucracy, Collegiality and Social Change

    Emmanuel Lazega
    This insightful book theorizes the contrast between two logics of organization: bureaucracy and collegiality. Based on this theory and employing a new methodology to transform our sociological understanding, Emmanuel Lazega sheds light on complex organizational phenomena that impact markets, political economy, and social stratification. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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