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  1. Changing Images of Civil Society

    From Protest to Governance

    Edited by Bruno Jobert, Beate Kohler-Koch

    Series: Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

    Civil society has become one of the key parts of the reference framework for governance, seeking to replace traditional public action in which representative democracy is combined with bureaucratic implementation. The success of the civil society myth contrasts with and consequently manifests...

    Published June 9th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Comparative Politics

    The Principal-Agent Perspective

    By Jan-Erik Lane

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    Starting from the principal-agent perspective, this book offers a new analysis of government. It interprets political institutions as devices designed to solve the omnipresent principal-agent game in politics. In other words how to select, instruct, monitor and evaluate political agents or elites...

    Published June 9th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Correctional Administration and Change Management

    By Martha Henderson Hurley, Dena Hanley

    Change is an inevitable part of any correctional institution, as new trends and initiatives constantly bombard the system. However, as budgetary constraints increasingly require correctional agencies to do more with less, a paradigm shift in the way they operate is imperative to ensure success....

    Published June 1st 2010 by CRC Press

  4. Federalism and Local Politics in Russia

    Edited by Cameron Ross, Adrian Campbell

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book examines federalism and regional and local politics in Russia. Many commentators have alluded to the unique nature of Russia's dual transition and its difficult task of simultaneously reforming its economy and polity. But there is in fact a third transition under way in Russia that is of...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  5. Development, Sexual Rights and Global Governance

    By Amy Lind

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    This book addresses how sexual practices and identities are imagined and regulated through development discourses and within institutions of global governance. The underlying premise of this volume is that the global development industry plays a central role in constructing people’s sexual lives,...

    Published May 16th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Taxation and Gender Equity

    A Comparative Analysis of Direct and Indirect Taxes in Developing and Developed Countries

    Edited by Caren Grown, Imraan Valodia

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Around the world, there are concerns that many tax codes are biased against women, and that contemporary tax reforms tend to increase the incidence of taxation on the poorest women while failing to generate enough revenue to fund the programs needed to improve these women’s lives. Because taxes are...

    Published May 13th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Public Administration in East Asia

    Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan

    Edited by Evan M. Berman

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Written by leading experts, Public Administration in East Asia: Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan examines the inner workings of governments in East Asia, in particular its public administration and related public policy processes. It focuses on the apparatus of government — the agencies,...

    Published May 10th 2010 by CRC Press

  8. Law and Government in Israel

    Edited by Gideon Doron, Arye Naor, Assaf Meydani

    While most current studies on law and politics in Israel focus on the legal aspects of public policymaking within the courts, this book explores the relationship between law and government from a positive perspective. That is to say that the question asked is: how the political relationships...

    Published April 29th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Government Contracting

    Promises and Perils

    By William Sims Curry

    Series: ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

    A guidebook through the minefield of government contracting and procurement, Government Contracting: Promises and Perils describes the dangerous practices commonly applied in the development and management of government contracts and provides advice for avoiding the sort of errors that might...

    Published April 26th 2010 by CRC Press

  10. Strategic Collaboration in Public and Nonprofit Administration

    A Practice-Based Approach to Solving Shared Problems

    By Dorothy Norris-Tirrell, Joy A. Clay

    Series: ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

    Market disruptions, climate change, and health pandemics lead the growing list of challenges faced by today’s leaders. These issues, along with countless others that do not make the daily news, require novel thinking and collaborative action to find workable solutions. However, many...

    Published April 25th 2010 by CRC Press