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Public Policy

  • Long-Term Care for Frail Older Peopleby

    Springer Japan 2012; US$ 99.00

    The aging of society is a growing concern in all advanced nations, and at the forefront of concern is long-term care for frail older people. Enactment of a new public long-term care insurance program by the Japanese government in 1997 provided an excellent opportunity for a conference focusing on an ideal long-term care system for frail older people.... more...

  • Green Economy and Climate Mitigationby

    Africa Institute of South Africa 2012; US$ 34.20

    Climate change is real and is impacting on economies and lives in Africa, especially rural livelihoods. The effects of the climate change phenomena have drawn bitter debate between both the developed and developing countries. To address some of the concerns, the authors identified topics of relevance to Africa, among them: discourses surrounding the... more...

  • Umweltziele und Indikatorenby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 119.00

    Im Zusammenhang mit der EU-Gesetzgebung werden auf allen Planungsebenen Konzepte zur Definition von Umweltzielen und Umweltindikatoren, basierend auf der Agenda 21, gefordert. In Deutschland bestehen durch das föderale System Hürden, die es in anderen europäischen Ländern so nicht gibt. Die Unterteilung der Gesetzgebung in Bundes-, Landes-, Regional-... more...

  • Wohneigentumby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 89.99

    ?Wohnungspolitik war das beherrschende Thema der Wirtschaftspolitik aller Bundesregierungen in den Nachkriegsjahren. Nach Jahrzehnten abnehmender Bedeutung wird Wohnungspolitik erneut zu einer zentralen Agenda der Wirtschafts- und Sozialpolitik und stellt die wissenschaftliche Forschung vor neue Herausforderungen. Zahlreiche aktuelle politische und... more...

  • Auswirkungen der virtuellen Mobilitätby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 69.99

    Das Institut für Mobilitätsforschung verfolgt in seiner Arbeit das Ziel, zu größerer Transparenz und Objektivität des Themas Mobilität beizutragen. Abgeleitet aus dieser Zielsetzung zeigt der vorliegende Sammelband der gleichnamigen internationalen ifmo-Konferenz künftige Entwicklungen, Auswirkungen und Herausforderungen... more...

  • Public Policy Analysisby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 129.00

    As technocratic public policy analysis approaches evolve to include greater sensitivity to political contexts, this volume synthesizes these former methods with new multi-actor, multiple perspective and poly-centric modes of analysis that are more inclusive. more...

  • Wissensmanagement für Schutzrechte und ihre Bewertungby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 59.99

    Unternehmen benötigen das Wissen der Mitarbeiter, um Prozesse entlang der Produktentstehungs- und Wertschöpfungskette, in der Projektarbeit und Vereinbarungen mit Partnern, Zulieferern und Kunden konstruktiv nutzen zu können. Kundenbedürfnisse gilt es strukturiert festzuhalten und frühzeitig in den Prozess zu integrieren. Durch ein organisiertes... more...

  • Obamacare Simplifiedby Zephyros Press

    Callisto Media 2013; US$ 6.99

    ObamaCare Simplified navigates you through the intricacies of the health care law and explains what it means for you. ObamaCare Simplified informs you of your rights, presents the facts, and will help you make well-informed decisions when it comes to your health care plan. more...

  • Public Policy Disasters in Europeby Paul 't Hart; Pat Gray

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 54.95

    This book considers some recent and spectacular failures in policy-making and asks what is meant by policy 'disaster', the different forms that they can take and why they have occured. These issues are explored in nine contrasting cases drawn from both the European Union and its member states. These include: the devastating crisis in the Belgium political... more...

  • Western Spectacle of Governance and the Emergence of Humanitarian World Politicsby Mika Aaltola

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 110.00

    Humanitarianism has arguably become the key frame through which multifarious actors of world evaluate each other legitimacy and determinate their roles in the current world. Moreover, this new "humanitarian paradigm" has become an essential expression of what is meant by international community and contemporary world order behind it. The book examines... more...