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- IOS Press 2011; US$ 170.00
Innovations in Public Governance provides a contextual view of innovations in public governance. Public governance is about coordination and the use of various forms of institutional arrangements in policy-making processes to pursue the common good. In practice the improvements and radical changes in governance structures and processes are met through... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1996; US$ 102.00
State administration in modern industrialized countries is facing major challenges to its basic institutional premises. The changing conditions of the global economy mean that the public sector needs to develop far-reaching strategies for innovation. A fundamental reform of the public sector is thus one of the most urgent issues on the international... more...
- Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung 2011; US$ 6.67
Hauptbeschreibung Wie schafft man es, im politischen Alltagsgeschäft trotz der Hektik vorauszudenken und Reformen langfristig zu planen? Welche sind die entscheidenden Faktoren, die ein Reformvorhaben zum Erfolg führen? Für diese Publikation sind Erkenntnisse aus wissenschaftlichen Studien zur unmittelbaren Verwendung in der politischen Praxis aufbereitet... more...
- Andrews UK 2011; US$ 35.49
Michael Oakeshott (190190) made his reputation as a political philosopher, but for a long time it seemed as if he had little interest in politics before 1945. His major pre-war work, Experience and its Modes (1933) was an examination of the nature of philosophy and its relation to other forms of thought that made almost no mention of politics.... more...
- Bentham Science Publishers 2011; US$ 21.00
Re-founding Political Governance: The Metaphysics of Public Administration points to a possible paradigm shift in the way Anglo-American Public Administration should be understood and analyzed. The book presents a unique approach to the analysis of power, leadership and management in Public Administration. The central theme is that humans make organizations... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 110.00
The first detailedanalysis of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) influence on global public sector reform. Based on extensive interviews and internal documents, this book explores the evolution of the OECD's approach to governance issues over the last 50 years and what its future agenda should be. more...
- Andrews UK 2012; US$ 10.99
Democracy is killing the West. That is the stunning conclusion of this book that tears apart the consensus underpinning modern political assumptions.Democracy is held to solve one of the oldest puzzles of human social life: how do we ensure that our rulers have a legitimate mandate and rule in the interests of the whole community? We are supposedly... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2012; Not Available
This volume examines concepts of State and political power within the evolving multilateral network. It considers the EU as both a reference and a proactive player which fosters a new research agenda for comparative studies on cooperation and political theory. more...
- OUP Oxford 2012; US$ 12.99
If the twentieth century witnessed the triumph of democracy then something appears to have gone seriously wrong. Citizens around the world have become distrustful of politicians, sceptical about democratic institutions, and disillusioned about the capacity of democratic politics to resolve pressing social concerns. Defending Politics meets this contemporary... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; Not Available
This book explores the use of the Internet in administration and politics, and introduces a process-oriented layer model which defines options of exchange and participation. Case studies show practical applications in industry, administration and research. more...