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  • Methods for Policy Researchby Ann Majchrzak; M. Lynne Markus

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 27.00

    Methods for Policy Research , Second Edition , by Ann Majchrzak and M. Lynne Markus, is a book about responsible and evidence-based policy decision making written for those interested in improving the decisions that affect people?s lives. It describes how to define policy research questions so that evidence can be applied to policy decisions, how... more...

  • The Myth of Research-Based Policy and Practiceby Martyn Hammersley

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 43.00

    Structured as a series of probing questions, and covering a range of methods, this book reflects on the challenge posed by the idea that social research should serve evidence-based practice. more...

  • National Policy-Makingby Pertti Alasuutari; Ali Qadir

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Notions of social change are often divided into local versus international. But what actually happens at the national level?where policies are ultimately made and implemented?when policy-making is interdependent worldwide? How do policy-makers take into account the prior choices of other countries? Far more research is needed on the process of interdependent... more...

  • Open Immigration: Yea & Nayby Alex Nowrasteh; Mark Krikorian

    Encounter Books 2014; US$ 7.99

    Open Immigration: Yea by Alex Nowrasteh Extensive immigration restrictions are an attempt by the U.S. government to centrally manage the demographics, labor market, and culture of the United States instead of letting those facets of our society develop naturally as they have throughout most of history. Many objections have been raised against... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Refugee and Forced Migration Studiesby Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh; Gil Loescher; Katy Long

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 154.99

    Refugee and Forced Migration Studies has grown from being a concern of a relatively small number of scholars and policy researchers in the 1980s to a global field of interest with thousands of students worldwide studying displacement either from traditional disciplinary perspectives or as a core component of newer programmes across the Humanities and... more...

  • Partnership working in health and social careby Jon Glasby; Helen Dickinson

    Policy Press 2014; US$ 18.00

    UK health and social care are increasingly being asked to work together across traditional agency boundaries. The second edition of this bestselling book provides a concise 'warts and all' introduction to partnership and integration, summarising updated references to current policy and research, setting out useful frameworks and approaches,... more...

  • Philosophy, Ethics, and Public Policy: An Introductionby Andrew I Cohen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    What makes a policy work? What should policies attempt to do, and what ought they not do? These questions are at the heart of both policy-making and ethics. Philosophy, Ethics and Public Policy: An Introduction examines these questions and more. Andrew I. Cohen uses contemporary examples and controversies, mainly drawn from policy in a North American... more...

  • Policyby H Colebatch

    McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 38.00

    Policy is key reading for the student studying the subject, the public official or community activist engaged in making policy, and the interested member of the public who wants to know where policy comes from, and why it matters. more...

  • Policy Networks and Policy Changeby Dr Hugh Compston

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 110.00

    This study applies policy network theory to major technological, economic, environmental and social trends to generate propositions about the future of public policy. Among the findings are that we should expect more business-friendly policies, more intrusive law enforcement, more women-friendly policies, and stronger climate policies. more...

  • The Political Construction of Business Interestsby Cathie Jo Martin; Duane Swank

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 28.00

    The Political Construction of Business Interests recounts employers' struggles to define their collective social identities at turning points in capitalist development. more...