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  1. Making Policy Happen

    Edited by Leslie Budd, Julie Charlesworth, Rob Paton

    ‘Policy work’ is increasingly conducted by public managers at different levels of seniority, and in a variety of settings. This significant collection of readings focuses on the discussion of how policy work happens, whether that involves bringing a policy-making process to fruition or the...

    Published June 7th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Cross-national Policy Convergence

    Concepts, Causes and Empirical Findings

    Edited by Christoph Knill

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    A fresh analysis of policy convergences across nations, which identifies their key driving forces. To what extent and in which direction can we empirically observe a convergence of national policies? In which areas and for which patterns of policy is convergence more or less pronounced?...

    Published May 17th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Juvenile Justice

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Barbara Sims, Pamela Preston

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Too often professionals in public policy or criminal justice must scramble to find additional reading on juvenile law and justice or on juvenile delinquency topics because most references and textbooks provide inadequate coverage of many issues of importance. The Handbook of Juvenile Justice:...

    Published May 4th 2006 by CRC Press

  4. MILITARYnetBASE

    Military References Online

    Published March 30th 2006 by CRC Press

  5. Frameworks for Policy Analysis

    Merging Text and Context

    By Raul Lejano

    Frameworks for Policy Analysis </EM>argues that, in order to bring relevance back to policy analysis, we need to approach policy situations as complex phenomena and employ multiple ways of looking at things in order to understand the essential elements of each policy case. The book is an...

    Published March 14th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Reducing Rural Poverty in Asia

    Challenges and Opportunities for Microenterprises and Public Employment Schemes

    By Nurul Islam

    Fight rural poverty through the creation of significant policy mechanisms, microenterprises, and employment programsThe majority of the world’s poor live in Asia, and most of these live in rural areas. These areas are also infamous for the food insecurity and malnutrition associated with...

    Published February 27th 2006 by CRC Press

  7. Mental Health Social Work

    Evidence-Based Practice

    By Colin Pritchard

    In Mental Health Social Work, Colin Pritchard draws on his many years of experience in research, teaching and practice in order to explore key issues for social workers who want to work in the mental health field. Mental health social work can be one of the most rewarding and one of the most...

    Published February 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  8. Public Financial Management

    Edited by Howard A. Frank

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Public Financial Management covers the five major pillars of this sub-discipline of public administration: context, public finance, retirement systems, performance measurement and budgeting, and international perspectives. This text offers practitioners information valuable in their day-to-day...

    Published January 12th 2006 by CRC Press

  9. Sustainable Development Policy and Administration

    Edited by Gedeon M. Mudacumura, Desta Mebratu, M. Shamsul Haque

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Sustainable Development Policy and Administration provides a learning resource describing the major issues that are critical to understanding the multiple dimensions of sustainable development. The overall theme of each contributed chapter in this book is the urgent need to promote global...

    Published December 20th 2005 by CRC Press

  10. Sex, Drugs and Young People

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Peter Aggleton, Andrew Ball, Purnima Mane

    Series: Sexuality, Culture and Health

    Sexual practices and drug use among the young are examined in this book, calling into question mainstream assumptions about ‘adolescence’. Bringing together a range of cross-cultural and cross-national contributions, the book reveals both similarities and important differences that mark sexuality...

    Published December 14th 2005 by Routledge