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  1. Handbook on Hybrid Organisations

    Handbook on Hybrid Organisations

    Edited by David Billis, Colin Rochester
    Hybrid Organisations – that integrate competing organisational principles – have become a preferred means of tackling the complexity of today's societal problems. One familiar set of examples are organisations that combine significant features from market, public and third sector organisations. Many different groundbreaking approaches to hybridity are contained in this Handbook, which brings together a collection of empirical studies from an international body of scholars. The chapters analyse and theorise the position of hybrid organisations and have important implications for theory, practice and policy in a context of proliferating hybrid forms of organisation. Learn More
    February 2020   Hardback Price: $ 330.00   Web: $ 297.00
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  2. Smart Cities in Asia

    Smart Cities in Asia

    Edited by Yu-Min Joo, Teck-Boon Tan
    At a time when Asia is rapidly growing in global influence, this much-needed and insightful book bridges two major current policy topics in order to offer a unique study of the latest smart city archetypes emerging throughout Asia. Highlighting the smart city aspirations of Asian countries and their role in Asian governments’ new development strategies, this book draws out timely narratives and insights from a uniquely Asian context and policymaking space. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  3. Handbook of Research on Stress and Well-Being in the Public Sector

    Handbook of Research on Stress and Well-Being in the Public Sector

    Edited by Ronald J. Burke, Silvia Pignata
    This timely Handbook addresses the concepts of stress and well-being among workers in various public sector roles and occupations across the globe. Emphasizing the importance of well-being and stress prevention initiatives in ever-changing workplace environments, this Handbook highlights successful organizational initiatives and provides insight into best practice for promoting healthy employees and workplaces. Containing contributions from leading international experts in their respective fields, the contributors hope that this multi-disciplinary Handbook will help to enhance the health and well-being of public sector employees. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 200.00   Web: $ 180.00
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  4. Handbook on the Politics of Small States

    Handbook on the Politics of Small States

    Edited by Godfrey Baldacchinoel, Anders Wivel
    Comprehensive and timely, this Handbook identifies the key characteristics, challenges and opportunities involved in the politics of small states across the globe today. Acknowledging the historical legacies behind these states, the chapters unpack the costs and benefits of different political models for small states. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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  5. Planners in Politics

    Planners in Politics

    Edited by Louis Albrechts
    In this innovative book, ten executive politicians with backgrounds in planning from around the world dissect their own political careers. Reflecting on the often structural impact of their work in political decision-making, they also consider the translation of their experiences back into academic life or professional practice. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  6. Citizens’ Solidarity in Europe

    Citizens’ Solidarity in Europe

    Edited by Christian Lahusen
    Citizens’ Solidarity in Europe systematically dissects the manifestations of solidarity buried beneath the official policies and measures of public authority in Europe. In this exciting and innovative book, contributors offer comprehensive and original data and highlight the detrimental factors that tend to inhibit or annihilate solidarity, and those that are beneficial for the nurturing of solidarity. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 130.00   Web: $ 117.00
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  7. International Human Rights Law and Diplomacy

    International Human Rights Law and Diplomacy

    Kriangsak Kittichaisaree
    This incisive book provides an unparalleled insight into the ways in which international human rights law functions in a real world context across cultural, religious and geopolitical divides. Written by a professor, former ambassador and international judge, the book demonstrates how power, diplomacy, tactics and processes operate within the human rights system from the perspective of a non-Western insider with more than three decades’ experience in the field. Learn More
    March 2020   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
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  8. Regions and Innovation Policies in Europe

    Regions and Innovation Policies in Europe

    Edited by Manuel González-López, Bjørn T. Asheim
    Offering a novel contribution within the growing field of regional innovation policies, this book combines recent theoretical developments and empirical contributions, with a particular focus on non-core regions. Leading academics in the field discuss the topics of regional path transformation, place-based strategies and policy learning. Also included are sections on the role of EU institutions on the promotion of regional innovation and the analysis and comparison of the innovation policies experiences of four non-core European regions. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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  9. Advanced Introduction to Planning Theory

    Advanced Introduction to Planning Theory

    Robert A. Beauregard
    In this original approach to the world of planning theory, Robert A. Beauregard cuts across the many different ways to think about planning by organizing them around four core tasks: knowing, engaging, prescribing, and executing. In doing so, Beauregard explores how a basic concern with the relationship between knowledge and action has evolved into a complex discussion of democracy, inclusion, and justice. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 99.95   Web: $ 89.96
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  10. 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
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 99.00   Web: $ 89.10
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  11. Research Handbook on International Law and Terrorism

    Research Handbook on International Law and Terrorism

    Edited by Ben Saul
    This newly revised and updated second edition provides a comprehensive overview of international counter-terrorism law and practice. Brand new and revised chapters provide critical commentary on the law from leading scholars and practitioners in the field, including new topics for this edition such as foreign terrorist fighters, the nexus between organized crime and terrorism, and the prevention of violent extremism. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 350.00   Web: $ 315.00
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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  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. Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Comparative Policy Analysis

    Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Comparative Policy Analysis

    Edited by B. Guy Peters, Guillaume Fontaine
    Public policy research has become increasingly comparative over the past several decades, but the methodological issues involved in this research have not been discussed adequately. This Handbook provides a discussion of the fundamental methodological issues in comparative policy research, as well as descriptions and analyses of major techniques used for that research. The techniques discussed are both quantitative and qualitative, and all are embedded in the broader discussion of comparative research design. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 270.00   Web: $ 243.00
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  17. 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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  18. Handbook of U.S. Environmental Policy

    Handbook of U.S. Environmental Policy

    Edited by David M. Konisky
    A comprehensive analysis of diverse areas of scholarly research on U.S. environmental policy and politics, this Handbook looks at the key ideas, theoretical frameworks, empirical findings and methodological approaches to the topic. Leading environmental policy scholars emphasize areas of emerging research and opportunities for future enquiry. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 290.00   Web: $ 261.00
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  19. 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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  20. Rethinking Leadership

    Rethinking Leadership

    Donna Ladkin
    This thoroughly revised and extended second edition of Rethinking Leadership offers an entirely new approach to understanding leadership as a lived experience rather than a checklist of traits or behaviors. Alongside selected expert contributors, Donna Ladkin makes complex ideas accessible by illustrating them with practical examples drawn from a broad experience of both academic leadership and management across a range of commercial, political and not-for-profit organizations. Learn More
    April 2020   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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