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- University of Ottawa Press 2013; US$ 39.95
Sport Policy in Canada provides the first ever and most comprehensive analysis of the new Canadian Sport Policy adopted in 2012. Canada’s top academics in this field offer the most comprehensive analysis of sport policy since Macintosh, Bedecki, and Franks'; Sport and Politics in Canada (1987). more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 160.00
Notions of social change are often divided into local versus international. But what actually happens at the national level?where policies are ultimately made and implemented?when policy-making is interdependent worldwide? How do policy-makers take into account the prior choices of other countries? Far more research is needed on the process of interdependent... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00
Radio's Digital Dilemma is the first comprehensive analysis of the United States? digital radio transition, chronicling the technological and policy development of the HD Radio broadcast standard. A story laced with anxiety, ignorance, and hubris, the evolution of HD Radio pitted the nation?s largest commercial and public broadcasters against the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00
The UN World Commission on Environment and Development, chaired by former Norwegian Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland, alerted the world to the urgency of making progress toward economic development that could be sustained without depleting natural resources or harming the environment. Written by an international group of politicians, civil servants... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
This book applies concepts from ethics, justice, and political philosophy to five sets of contemporary energy problems cutting across time, economics, politics, geography, and technology. In doing so, the authors derive two key energy justice principles from modern theories of distributive justice, procedural justice, and cosmopolitan justice.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00
The blowout of the Deepwater Horizon and subsequent underground oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 is considered by many to be the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. Interest groups, public officials, and media organizations have spent considerable time documenting the economic and ecological impacts of this spill as well as the causes... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 69.95
This book provides policy makers with the keys to navigating complicated environmental issues and stakeholder negotiations. It covers theories in environmental policy making and stakeholder management, an overview of the concepts of failed versus successful process and policy, and practical guidelines and tools for the practitioner. The book also... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00
Putting into context' is a very common phrase - both in the social sciences and beyond. But what exactly do we mean by this, and how do we do it? In this book internationally leading scholars in public policy and management tackle these issues. They show how central ideas of context are to a range of theories and explanations and use an international... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 114.95
The Arab Spring triggered paradigmatic shifts but, despite these changes, much in the Euro-Mediterranean region remains the same. Utilising Logics of Action, an innovative theoretical framework designed to capture the complexity of political interaction in one of the fastest changing regions in the world, this book discusses... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 114.95
This volume examines sustainable mobilities from multiple angles varying by time, region, cultural and economic backgrounds, local stakeholders and governance structures. By achieving a better understanding of mobility behaviour and mobility needs in different contexts this book develops innovative strategies and advances modelling approaches which... more...