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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 79.99
Creating Civic Engagement in Urban Public Art addresses these and other critical questions. It demonstrates how public art can build community unity, identity and cohesiveness. The focus of this original work is how cities engage their citizens through public art. Through case studies of cities that have public art programs - some successful at... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00
This book looks at the way in which the Committee of the Regions (CoR) can influence EU policy making from below, despite its relatively weak position in the decision-making process. Bringing together theoretical arguments about the central role of the formation of judgment in addition to the more conventionally emphasized expression of will, with... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 105.00
Knowing Governance sets out to understand governance through the design and making of its models and instruments. What kinds of knowledge do they require and reproduce? How are new understandings of governance produced in practice, by scientists and policy makers and by the publics with whom they engage? more...
- Biteback Publishing 2015; US$ 29.17
It is the year 1965. Mary Quant introduces the miniskirt to society in her shop in Chelsea; the Dalek-style Post Office Tower is opened; and the Beatles play their last ever live UK tour date. Most importantly, on 1 April, a new system of city government is introduced and London’s thirty-two boroughs are born, revolutionising the capital into... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 134.95
Built on the premise that all public policy is ultimately grounded in the philosophy of governance, Christopher A. Simon's second edition continues to approach policy by combining normative and empirical perspectives. This deeply revised second edition continues to expose students to the basis of preferences, policy-making processes, policy history,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 58.95
Lobbying Reconsidered: Politics Under the Influence , reveals how lobbying is a complex process that involves more than just relationships, friends, access, favors, and influence. This book offers a broader perspective on this important dimension of American public policymaking. As a person who straddles the worlds of Washington insider and interest... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 0.00
This book is open access under a CC-BY license. Technology assessment is a means to embed policy responses the grand challenges of our time in democratic dialogue and a broad knowledge base. This volume gives an up-to-date account of the expansion of technology assessment capacities across new European member states. more...
Administrative Behavior. A Study of Decision-Making Processes in Administrative Organization de Herbert Alexander SimonPrimento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 2.99
Bienvenue dans la collection Les Fiches de lecture d?Universalis Au dÚbut des annÚes 1940, il existe au sein des sciences administratives amÚricaines un accord sur quatre principes supposÚs garantir la bonne gestion des affaires publiques ou des entreprises : la spÚcialisation des tÔches ; l?unitÚ de commandement ; la limitation de l?aire de contr˘le... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2015; US$ 134.95
This volume accesses governance in public and non-profit organizations. Building on and challenging recent research in this area, this volume critically examines the contextual, behavioural and historical factors of governance. more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 79.99
This book analyzes political and institutional aspects of e-government development in the United States and Kazakhstan, two nations with different governance systems and public administration traditions. It serves as both a policy review and agenda setting research by applying case studies of e-government strategies at the national and local levels.... more...