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  1. Add to Wish List Speaking Truth to Power

    Speaking Truth to Power

    Benjamin Ginsberg, Collin Paschall
    Truth and power have a difficult relationship. Decision makers are often required to make judgements that depend upon specialized knowledge and thus reluctantly surrender power. They are apt to reject advice inconsistent with their perce...
    Hardback (2022)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Role of the Public Sector

    The Role of the Public Sector

    Bent Greve
    At last – a textbook on the public sector for students of social policy, public policy, political science and sociology. This book explains why we have a public sector and what tasks it is expected to perform.
    Hardback (2022)

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  3. Add to Wish List Debating Biopolitics

    Debating Biopolitics

    Edited by Marco Piasentier, Sara Raimondi
    Emerging out of the theoretical and practical urge to reflect on key contemporary debates arising in biopolitical scholarship, this timely book launches an in-depth investigation into the concept and history of biopolitics. In light of t...
    Hardback (2022)

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  4. Add to Wish List Political Change through Social Innovation

    Political Change through Social Innovation

    Frank Moulaert, Bob Jessop, Erik Swyngedouw, Liana Simmons, Pieter Van den Broeck
    This book addresses the key question of why socially innovative initiatives, including attempts to rejuvenate democracy by introducing new modes of participation, are not leading to a democratization of the State or overcoming the gap be...
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  5. Add to Wish List Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Welfare States in the 21st Century

    Ian Greener
    On the 80th anniversary of Beveridge’s report on the ‘Five Giants’ confronting societal progress in the 1940s, this innovative book examines the ‘New Giants’ confronting us today: inequality, preventable mortality, the crisis of democrac...
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  6. Add to Wish List The Politicisation of Social Europe

    The Politicisation of Social Europe

    Francesco Corti
    Preface by Anton Hemerijck, Professor of Political Science and Sociology, European University Institute, Florence, Italy While for some scholars the Euro crisis dashed the dream of Social Europe, this thought-provoking book proposes a m...
    Hardback (2022)

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  7. Add to Wish List Ideology

    Ideology

    David Reisman
    This insightful book sheds light on three competing ideological windows on the world: conservatism, liberalism and socialism. David Reisman explores the importance of these perspectives not only to generating public policy, but also in o...
    Hardback (2021)

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  8. Add to Wish List Demopathy and the Democratic Malaise

    Demopathy and the Democratic Malaise

    Luigi Di Gregorio
    This unique book presents original concepts to characterize the current crisis of democracy. Offering a comparative study of original electoral data and analysis of contemporary trends, models and theoretical frameworks, Luigi Di Gregori...
    Hardback (2021)

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  9. Add to Wish List Defining Public Goods

    Defining Public Goods

    David J. O’Brien
    Through the lens of an economist’s notion of public goods, David J. O’Brien analyzes the dual problems of declining communities and polarizing conflicts between metropolitan and rural communities. The author describes in detail how seemi...
    Hardback (2021)

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  10. Add to Wish List The Digital Citizen(ship)

    The Digital Citizen(ship)

    Luigi Ceccarini
    This cutting-edge book explores the diverse and contested meanings of ‘citizenship’ in the 21st century, as representative democracy faces a mounting crisis in the wake of the digital age. Luigi Ceccarini enriches and updates the common ...
    Hardback (2021)

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  11. Add to Wish List Politics for Hire

    Politics for Hire

    Stefan Svallfors
    This ground-breaking book investigates the work of policy professionals. They consist of political actors who, although not elected to office, are nonetheless employed to affect policy and politics on a partisan basis. Through an analysi...
    Hardback (2020)

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  12. Add to Wish List Capitalism in Transformation

    Capitalism in Transformation

    Edited by Roland Atzmüller, Brigitte Aulenbacher, Ulrich Brand, Fabienne Décieux, Karin Fischer, Birgit Sauer
    Presenting a profound and far-reaching analysis of economic, ecological, social, cultural and political developments of contemporary capitalism, this book draws on the work of Karl Polanyi, and re-reads it for our times. The renowned aut...
    Hardback (2019)

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