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  1. Policy-Making Processes and the European Constitution

    A Comparative Study of Member States and Accession Countries

    Edited by Thomas König, Simon Hug

    Series: Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

    This new volume presents a wealth of fresh data documenting and analyzing the different positions taken by governments in the development of the European Constitution. It examines how such decisions have substantial effects on the sovereignty of nation states and on the lives of...

    Published March 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Globalisation, Markets and Healthcare Policy

    Redrawing the Patient as Consumer

    By Jonathan Tritter, Meri Koivusalo, Eeva Ollila, Paul Dorfman

    Series: Critical Studies in Health and Society

    Although the last two decades have seen the healthcare systems of most developed countries face pressure for major reform, the impact of this reform on the relationship between empowerment, consumerism and citizen’s rights has received limited research attention. Globalisation, Markets and...

    Published March 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  3. Making Policy Work

    By Peter John

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Policy Studies

    Many tools are on offer to politicians and other policy-makers when they seek to change policy outcomes. Often they choose to concentrate on one set of tools, but fail to see the costs as well as the benefits – and may not consider the available evidence regarding their effectiveness. This...

    Published February 25th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Israeli Central Bank

    Political Economy, Global Logics and Local Actors

    By Daniel Maman, Zeev Rosenhek

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    This book examines the local and global political and institutional processes that have led to the strengthening of the Israeli central bank within the context of the now predominant neoliberal regime. Using Israel as a case study to identify broader patterns around the world, the authors examine...

    Published February 24th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Welfare, Right and the State

    A Framework for Thinking

    By David P. Levine

    Series: Routledge Advances in International Political Economy

    This book develops a creative theoretical framework for understanding the welfare state: the theory of the state and the idea of welfare connected to autonomy. Written by a well-known expert of political economy and welfare, it explores the nature of welfare and connects welfare not to basic needs,...

    Published February 11th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Social Democracy in Power

    The Capacity to Reform

    By Wolfgang Merkel, Alexander Petring, Christian Henkes, Christoph Egle

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    Globalization, European integration, and social change have devaluated traditional social democratic policy instruments. This book compares and explores how social democratic governments have had to adapt and whether they have successfully managed to uphold old social democratic goals and values in...

    Published February 10th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Pension Politics

    Consensus and Social Conflict in Ageing Societies

    By Patrik Marier

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Political Economy of the Welfare State

    Population ageing and slower economic growth have raised serious questions about the willingness and ability of governments to maintain current social policies. Within this new reality, discussions on the future of public pensions have been predominant in political debates across Europe. This...

    Published February 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  8. The Politics of Disenfranchisement: Why is it So Hard to Vote in America?

    Why is it So Hard to Vote in America?

    By Richard K. Scher

    We think of our American democracy as being a model for the world--and it has been. But today it compares unfavorably in some respects, especially when it comes to the universal franchise. The right to vote is more conditional and less exercised in the United States than in many other mature...

    Published January 15th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Feedback Toolkit

    16 Tools for Better Communication in the Workplace, Second Edition

    By Rick Maurer

    Written by a noted authority in leadership and change management, the second edition of this popular toolkit provides expert guidance on using feedback as a performance improvement tool. Describing best practices, it supplies the understanding required to effectively give and receive feedback...

    Published January 14th 2011 by Productivity Press

  10. The Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion

    Identity Politics in Twenty-First Century America

    Edited by David F. Ericson

    Assessing the limits of pluralism, this book examines different types of political inclusion and exclusion and their distinctive dimensions and dynamics. Why are particular social groups excluded from equal participation in political processes? How do these groups become more fully included as...

    Published December 20th 2010 by Routledge