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Forthcoming Books

  1. Retirement in Japan and South Korea

    The past, the present and the future of mandatory retirement

    Edited by Masa Higo, Thomas R. Klassen

    This book analyses reforms to retirement policies in Japan and South Korea, especially in the context of rapid population ageing. A defining feature of the labour markets and workplaces in these two nations, and the lives of workers and families, is involuntary retirement at relatively young ages....

    To Be Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Managerial Flow

    Edited by Veronica Vecchi, Ben Farr-Wharton, Rodney Farr-Wharton, Manuela Brusoni

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    When globalization affects jobs and economies, policy makers strive to plan, design and implement actions to support their communities and businesses (Ansell and Gash 2007). Furthermore, local development policies are at the core of international cooperation programs or more in general represent a...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Civil Society, the Third Sector and Social Enterprise

    Governance and Democracy

    Edited by Jean-Louis Laville, Dennis R. Young, Philippe Eynaud

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    If the twentieth century was only focused on the complementarity and the opposition of market and state, the twenty-first century has now to deal with the prominence of the third sector, the emergence of social enterprises and other solidarity hybrid forms. The concept of civil society...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Politics of Evolution

    By David F. Prindle

    The controversy over teaching evolution or creationism in American public schools offers a policy paradox. Two sets of values—science and democracy—are in conflict when it comes to the question of what to teach in public school biology classes. Prindle illuminates this tension between American...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Social Democracy

    A Comparative Account of the Left Wing Party Family

    By Hans Keman

    Social democratic parties and the system of social democracy are a central part of political life in the West. This book focuses on social democracy as a party and a broad movement as well as a unique political force in the industrialised world. It provides a critical comparative survey of when,...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Social Science Research in India and the World

    Edited by R. K. Mishra, Jayasree Raveendran, K. N. Jehangir

    A unique and comprehensive study on social science research, this book highlights the status, issues, roadblocks and challenges of the field in India and certain select nations of the world. It conducts key cross-comparisons with existing literature in the area, and discusses aid policies and...

    To Be Published May 6th 2015 by Routledge India

  7. Protecting Immigrant Rights in Mexico

    Understanding the State-Civil Society Nexus

    By Laura Valeria González-Murphy

    Series: Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

    The state-civil society relationship to migration policy is an area both largely unexplored and little understood in current scholarly literature. Laura González-Murphy offers a timely analysis of the changing role played by civil society in the formulation and implementation of government policies...

    To Be Published May 6th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Making Governments Accountable

    The Role of Public Accounts Committees and National Audit Offices

    Edited by Zahirul Hoque

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    Over the past two decades, there has been a paradigm shift in public administration and public sector accounting around the world, with increasing emphasis on good governance and accountability processes for government entities. This is all driven both by economic rationalism, and by changing...

    To Be Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Themes in Economic Analysis

    Theory, policy and measurement

    Edited by Subrata Guha, Rajendra Prasad Kundu, S. Subramanian

    This book covers diverse themes, including institutions and efficiency, choice and values, law and economics, development and policy, and social and economic measurement. Written in honour of the distinguished economist Satish K. Jain, this compilation of essays should appeal not only to students...

    To Be Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge India

  10. Sustainable Development and Human Security in Africa

    Governance as the Missing Link

    Edited by Louis A. Picard, Terry F. Buss, Taylor B. Seybolt, Macrina C. Lelei

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Many new development initiatives have been introduced in Africa over the past few decades. Each of these has been heralded as marking a new era in the continent’s development. However, many of these initiatives have failed to produce sustained results due to numerous challenges, including, most...

    To Be Published May 13th 2015 by CRC Press