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  • Assessing the Open Method of Coordinationby Egidijus Barcevicius; Timo Weishaupt; Jonathan Zeitlin

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 110.00

    Based on the findings of a large-scale, comparative research project, this volume systematically assesses the institutional design and national influence of the Open Method of Coordination in Social Inclusion and Social Protection (pensions and health/long-term care), at the European Union level and in ten EU Member States. more...

  • Above the Lawby David Burnham

    Open Road Distribution 2015; US$ 9.99

    The U.S. Department of Justice is an institution of vast reach and power over the American people, with little oversight into its internal operations. This book examines the ways that attorneys general, FBI directors, federal prosecutors and other Justice Department officials have often abused their powers to achieve political goals rather than pursuing... more...

  • The Enterprise of Lawby Bruce L. Benson

    Independent Institute 2011; US$ 17.99

    In the minds of many, the provision of justice and security has long been linked to the state. To ask whether non-state institutions could deliver those services on their own, without the aid of coercive taxation and a monopoly franchise, runs the risk of being branded as naive anarchism or dangerous radicalism. Defenders of the state?s monopoly on... more...

  • Public Benefit in Charity Lawby Jonathan Garton

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 92.99

    Public Benefit in Charity Law: Principles and Practices examines the legal principles and practical applications of the public benefit test in charity law in the UK, Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. In order to obtain charitable status, an organization must not only have exclusively charitable purpose but also demonstrate that it provides a benefit... more...

  • Coordinating the Criminal Justice Systemby Leslie J. Smith

    University Press of America 2007; US$ 32.99

    This guide was developed to assist students, professors, executives of local criminal justice systems, and appointed and elected officials of general government to have a better understanding on how the criminal justice system should function. It may also be of special interest to citizens and public officials who sense that more collaboration and... more...

  • Law for Social Workersby Hugh Brayne; Helen Carr; David Goosey

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 64.99

    Law for Social Workers has been supporting social work students and professionals for over 20 years. Written by a qualified social worker and experienced lecturer team, this book provides the perfect combination of legal explanation and practical insight and is the ideal book to see you through your course and career. The new edition continues to provide... more...

  • Kommunale Kostenrechnung und Wirtschaftlichkeitssteuerungby Helmut Fiebig

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2009; US$ 76.91

    Die Erkenntniss, dass nur betriebswirtschaftlich ausgeprägtes Verhalten den Gemeinden helfen kann, ihre gegenwärtige Finanznot zu überwinden, ist allgemein anerkannt. Für immer mehr Städte und Gemeinden besteht angesichts unausgeglichener Haushalte der Zwang, nach wirtschaftlichen Wegen zur Erledigung der Verwaltungsaufgaben zu suchen. Wer betriebswirtschaftlich... more...

  • Prüfung des kommunalen Jahresabschlussesby Helmut Fiebig

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2009; US$ 27.32

    Seit dem 1.1.2005 gilt in Nordrhein-Westfalen ein neues Haushaltsrecht. Auch Niedersachsen zog im November nach. Bis weitere Länder den Schritt von der Kameralistik zur Doppik vollzogen haben werden, fahren die Kommunen in Deutschland noch zweigleisig. In manchen Ländern wird es für eine längere Übergangszeit noch die Kameralistik, in anderen wahlweise... more...

  • The American Congressby Steven S. Smith; Jason M. Roberts; Ryan J. Vander Wielen

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 53.00

    The American Congress provides the most up-to-date treatment of congressional politics available in an undergraduate text. more...

  • International Charitable Givingby Clive Cutbill; Alison Paines; Murray Hallam

    Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 299.99

    Recent years have seen increased interest in international philanthropy and cross-border charitable giving. A new generation of high-net-worth individuals, keen to dedicate part of their wealth to philanthropic purposes, and an increasingly global charitable landscape raise a range of complex issues. What is a 'charity'? Does that definition... more...