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  • Helping America Voteby Martha Kropf; David C. Kimball

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 41.95

    Helping America Vote is focused on the conflict between values of access and integrity in U.S. election administration, examining both what was included in the Help America Vote Act, and what was not. Widespread agreement that voting equipment was a problem made technology the centerpiece of the legislation, but, there is still reason to be concerned... more...

  • Childcare marketsby Eva Lloyd; Helen Penn

    Policy Press 2012; US$ 99.00

    This highly topical book presents recent, significant research from eight nations where childcare markets are the norm. more...

  • Implementing Public Policyby Michael Hill; Peter Hupe

    SAGE Publications 2008; US$ 75.00

    Second edition of this internationally established introduction to public policy implementation. more...

  • Towards an Effective European Single Marketby Michael Kaeding

    Springer 2012; US$ 49.95

    If the European Union and its Member States are to compete successfully in an increasingly aggressive global market, whilst many other economies continue to get stronger, all parts of the European Union, Member States and the EU institutions, have to regulate smarter. The answer therefore is not to give up on rules, but rather to develop and implement... more...

  • The Power of American Governorsby Thad Kousser; Justin H. Phillips

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 25.00

    Governors can be powerful actors in the lawmaking process, but what they're bargaining over shapes their strategy and effectiveness. more...

  • Public Sector Managementby Norman Flynn

    SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 49.53

    The Fifth Edition of this popular textbook provides students and practitioners with a jargon-free description, analysis and critique of the management of the public sector by the UK government. Fully revised and updated, it assesses the policies and performance of the second and third Blair administrations with completely new material on Public-Private... more...

  • Handbook of Public Administrationby B. Guy Peters; Jon Pierre

    SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 90.00

    The past two decades have been marked by a period of substantial and often fundamental change in public administration. Critically reflecting on the utility of scholarly theory and the extent to which government practices inform the development of this theory, the Handbook of Public Administration was a landmark publication which served as an essential... more...

  • Unpacking international organisationsby Jarle Trondal; Martin Marcussen; Torbjorn Larsson; Frode Veggeland

    Manchester University Press 2010; US$ 95.00

    This book introduces international bureaucracy as a key field of study for public administration and also rediscovers it as an essential ingredient in the study of international organisations. To what extent, how and why do international bureaucracies challenge and supplement the inherent Westphalian intergovernmental order based on territorial sovereignty?... more...

  • The Public Policy Making Process in Ghanaby Frank Ohemeng; Barbara Carroll; Joseph Ayee

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2012; US$ 179.95

    Public policy is a process that evolves from a coalition of actors. In this book the authors take us through the step by step process of decision making and implementation of policy initiatives in the country of Ghana. Although the desired outcomes did not always occur, these initiatives can tell scholars and policy-makers what works and does not work... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of American Bureaucracyby Robert F. Durant

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 54.99

    One of the major dilemmas facing the administrative state in the United States today is discerning how best to harness for public purposes the dynamism of markets, the passion and commitment of nonprofit and volunteer organizations, and the public-interest-oriented expertise of the career civil service. Researchers across a variety of disciplines,... more...