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  • Patronage and Powerby Ben Hillman

    Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 50.00

    Power and Patronage examines the unwritten rules and inner workings of contemporary China's local politics and government. It exposes how these rules have helped to keep the one-Party state together during decades of tumultuous political, social, and economic change. While many observers of Chinese politics have recognized the importance of informal... more...

  • Corruption and Legislative Oversightby Riccardo Pelizzo; Frederick Stapenhurst

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.00

    This book investigates parliaments? role in curbing corruption. In addition to discussing the definition, causes, and costs of corruption and the role that parliaments have in reducing corruption, the authors consider contemporary issues that parliamentarians ? and others ? need to be aware of. These include the importance of broad-based coalitions... more...

  • Gewaltenteilung im Verfassungsstaat.by Siegfried Magiera; Karl-Peter Sommermann

    Duncker & Humblot 2013; US$ 41.90

    Seit 1980 hat Klaus-Eckart Gebauer an der Hochschule für Verwaltungswissenschaften Speyer gelehrt, wo er im Jahre 1995 zum Honorarprofessor ernannt wurde. Die Speyerer Studierenden konnten so an seinem reichen Erfahrungsschatz teilhaben, den er an den Schnittstellen von Recht und Politik sowie Gesetzgebung und Verwaltung, zuletzt in leitender Funktion... more...

  • Bring Back the Bureaucratsby John DiIulio

    Templeton Press 2014; US$ 7.99

    In Bring Back the Bureaucrats , John J. DiIulio Jr., one of America?s most respected political scientists and an adviser to presidents in both parties, summons the facts and statistics to show us how America?s big government actually works and why reforms that include adding a million more people to the federal workforce by 2035 might actually help... more...

  • Wie Städte sich neu findenby Johannes Staemmler

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 40.68

    Wie lassen sich schrumpfende Städte gemeinschaftlich gestalten? Wenn große Unternehmen oder Kasernen schließen, folgt wirtschaftlicher Abschwung, Teile der Bevölkerung wandern ab und die Kommune verschuldet sich rasant. Durch das gleichzeitige Auftreten wirtschaftlichen, demografischen und haushalterischen Abschwungs verschlechtern sich das kommunale... more...

  • The Language of Public Administrationby David John Farmer

    University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 39.95

    Coping with the practical problems of bureaucracy is hampered by the limited self-conception and the constricted mindsets of mainstream public administration thinking. Modernist public administration theory, although valuable and capable of producing ever more remarkable results, is limiting as an explanatory and catalytic force in resolving fundamental... more...

  • Compliance unter dem Aspekt des Whistleblowings: Organisation, Förderung und Herausforderung einer hinweisgeberfreundlichen Kulturby Annette Becker

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 32.65

    Compliance hat sich mittlerweile als Instrument guter Unternehmensführung etabliert, wird allerdings in seiner weitgreifenden Wirkung noch nicht umfassend genutzt.Ziel dieser Studie ist es, die Relevanz des Whistleblowings aus dem Themenkomplex Compliance herauszustellen und Vorurteile seitens des Unternehmens sowie potenzieller Whistleblower auszuräumen.Um... more...

  • Government Accountability and Legislative Oversightby Riccardo Pelizzo; Frederick Stapenhurst

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 29.00

    The purpose of the book is to investigate parliaments? capacity to oversee government activities, policies and budget legislation. By analysing the survey data that the World Bank Institute in collaboration with the Inter-Parliamentary Union collected from 120 parliaments, Pelizzo and Stapenhurst show what tools are available to parliaments worldwide,... more...

  • Contemporary European Politicsby José Magone

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 57.95

    In this important new introductory textbook, José Magone provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to contemporary European politics. The unification of the European continent since the Fall of the Berlin wall in 1989 and the collapse of communist regimes in Central and Eastern Europe has changed the nature of European politics. This... more...

  • The Comparative Political Economy of Developmentby Barbara Harriss-White; Judith Heyer

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    This book illustrates the enduring relevance and vitality of the comparative political economy of development approach promoted among others by a group of social scientists in Oxford in the 1980s and 1990s. Contributors demonstrate the viability of this approach as researchers and academics become more convinced of the inadequacies of orthodox approaches... more...