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Political institutions and public administration

  • Chinese Firms, Global Firmsby Peter Nolan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.95

    China has achieved remarkable, sustained economic growth under the policies of ?reform and opening up? put into place since the late 1970s. China?s industrial policies have nurtured a large group of firms with high profits and a high market capitalisation. However, few people in the West can name a single Chinese firm. During the modern era of capitalist... more...

  • Geopolitics of European Union Enlargementby Warwick Armstrong; James Anderson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    Under the impact of accelerated globalization, transnational integration and international security concerns, the geopolitics of Europe's borders and border regions has become an area of critical interest. The progressive enlargement of the EU has positioned its borders at the heart of recent discussions on the changing nature of the EU, the meaning... more...

  • Democracy and Myth in Russia and Eastern Europeby Alexander Wöll; Harald Wydra

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    In the absence of democratic state institutions, eastern European countries were considered to possess only myths of democracy. Working on the premise that democracy is not only an institutional arrangement but also a civilisational project, this book argues that mythical narratives help understanding the emergence of democracy without ?democrats?.... more...

  • Public Sector Reforms in Developing Countriesby Charles Conteh; Ahmed Shafiqul Huque

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    The underpinning assumption of public management in the developing world as a process of planned change is increasingly being recognized as unrealistic. In reality, the practice of development management is characterized by processes of mutual adjustment among individuals, agencies, and interest groups that can constrain behaviour, as well as provide... more...

  • A Functional Analysis of Political Television Advertisementsby William L. Benoit

    Lexington Books 2014; US$ 89.99

    A Functional Analysis of Political Television Advertisements is a unique investigation into the extremely important medium of campaign advertising. The book analyzes presidential primary and general ads through 2012, ads from third party candidates, ads for governor and congress, and ads from foreign countries. It examines trends in political advertising... more...

  • The Palgrave Handbook of European Media Policyby Karen Donders; Caroline Pauwels; Jan Loisen

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 210.00

    Containing state-of-the-art contributions on the various domains of European media policies, this Handbook deals with theoretical approaches to European media policy: its historical development; specific policies for film, television, radio and the Internet; and international aspects of the fragmented policy domain. more...

  • Social Policyby Hugh Bochel; Guy Daly

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 57.95

    This thoroughly updated new edition provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary social policy, and addresses its historical, theoretical and contextual foundations. Divided into four sections, it opens with a survey of the socio-economic, political and governmental contexts within which social policy operates, before moving on to look at... more...

  • India's Oceanby David Brewster

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book assesses India?s role as a major power in the Indian Ocean. Many see the Indian Ocean as naturally falling within India?s sphere of influence but, as this book demonstrates, India has a long way to go before it could achieve regional dominance. The book outlines the development of Indian thinking on its role in the Indian Ocean and examines... more...

  • Inclusive leadership in social work and social careby Trish Hafford-letchfield; Sharon Lambley; Gary Spolander

    Policy Press 2014; US$ 31.46

    This critical and reflexive book looks closely at the pivotal but demanding role that leadership and management play in promoting social work and social care. more...

  • Urban Access for the 21st Centuryby Elliott D. Sclar; Måns Lönnroth; Christian Wolmar

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 55.95

    This book sets out a road map for the provision of urban access for all. For most of the last century cities have followed a path of dependency on car dominated urban transport favouring the middle classes. Urban Access for the 21st Century seeks to change this. Policies need to be more inclusive of the accessibility needs of the urban poor. Change... more...