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Public Policy

  1. Add to Wish List The Politics and Policy of Wellbeing

    The Politics and Policy of Wellbeing

    Ian Bache, Louise Reardon
    ‘I have never seen a book like this. The authors seem to me to be ahead of their time: they are the first to try to explain the gradual rise and rise of ideas about “wellbeing” in modern society. At the time of writing, nobody knows wher...
    Paperback (2018)

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    Hardback (2016)

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  2. Add to Wish List How Great Cities Happen

    How Great Cities Happen

    John Stanley, Janet Stanley, Roslynne Hansen
    ‘This fine volume on cities draws from the considerable stock of wisdom accumulated over many years by its three authors, all of whom have leading international reputations and experience in the fields of city planning and management. It...
    Paperback (2018)

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    Hardback (2017)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Water-Sustainable City

    The Water-Sustainable City

    David L. Feldman
    ‘As the world’s cities increasingly face problems of water shortages and degradation of water quality, a new approach is desperately needed. This book sets out a radically different vision for urban water management, but one that is foun...
    Paperback (2018)

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    Hardback (2017)

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  4. Add to Wish List Governing Compact Cities

    Governing Compact Cities

    Philipp Rode
    ‘Governing Compact Cities is a prime example of what could be called the new Urban Studies: not beholden to disciplinary and professional silos, but working across them; less focused on one particular city or problem, but comparative in ...
    Hardback (2018)

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  5. Add to Wish List Public Administration Reforms in Europe

    Public Administration Reforms in Europe

    Edited by Gerhard Hammerschmid, Steven Van de Walle, Rhys Andrews, Philippe Bezes
    ‘The COCOPS Top Executive Survey in the European public sector shows how three major paradigms based on hierarchies, networks and markets dominate debates and perceptions of reforms in 17 European countries. This major comparative resear...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2016)

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  6. Add to Wish List Power, Policy and Profit

    Power, Policy and Profit

    Edited by Christina Garsten, Adrienne Sörbom
    ‘An expansive, incisive analysis from well over a dozen scholars documenting the sprawling and fast-evolving growth of corporate power in policy-making venues across the globe. Pushing the narrative far beyond a simple money-in-politics ...
    Hardback (2017)

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  7. Add to Wish List Transitions to Good Governance

    Transitions to Good Governance

    Edited by Alina Mungiu-Pippidi, Michael Johnston
    ‘Vicious cycles, where corruption breeds corruption, present special challenges. Nevertheless, some success stories exist. The case studies in this edited volume highlight reforms that created virtuous cycles, where honesty breeds honest...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2017)

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  8. Add to Wish List Individualism and Inequality

    Individualism and Inequality

    Ralph Fevre
    ‘Suitors would be wrong to see this book as just another study of modern-day inequality. It offers far more insight than other books on this topic. Broadly, it is about two related trends: the decline of belief in human qualities and hum...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2016)

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  9. Add to Wish List The Generational Welfare Contract

    The Generational Welfare Contract

    Simon Birnbaum, Tommy Ferrarini, Kenneth Nelson, Joakim Palme
    ‘The Generational Welfare Contract provides an innovative conceptualization of social policy that is extremely well suited to the study of individual life courses and demographic change.’ – Elizabeth Thomson, Stockholm University, Sweden...
    Hardback (2017)

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  10. Add to Wish List Understanding Collective Decision Making

    Understanding Collective Decision Making

    Lasse Gerrits, Peter Marks
    ‘Brilliant! Grounded in the concept of fitness landscapes – as well as the latest advances in case-based modeling and critical realism, and also visual and social complexity – this book is a significant breakthrough in the study of colle...
    Hardback (2017)

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  11. Add to Wish List Game Theory and Public Policy, Second Edition

    Game Theory and Public Policy, Second Edition

    Roger A. McCain
    This book provides a critical, selective review of concepts from game theory and their applications in public policy, and further suggests some modifications for some of the models (chiefly in cooperative game theory) to improve their ap...
    Paperback (2017)

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    Hardback (2016)

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  12. Add to Wish List Autonomous Public Bodies and the Law

    Autonomous Public Bodies and the Law

    Stéphanie De Somer
    ‘The “de-politicization” of governance in favour of agencies or “APBs” is a familiar aspect of late twentieth century governance. In the European Union, however, the pace has only picked up since the late 1990s. The rapid escalation in a...
    Hardback (2017)

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