New Paradigms in Public Policy

By: Peter Taylor-Gooby

QTY
-+
$206.99
 
 
ISBN
9780197264935
Date Released
Binding
Hardcover
Pages
258
Dimensions
166 x 242 x 26mm

Only available to order
Estimated 10 - 14 business days until dispatch

Description
Information
New Paradigms in Public Policy reviews some of the most challenging developments in British society as they are understood by policy-makers and by academics. The key point is that academic debates identify a range of ways in which issues can be understood and tackled, but policy is typically based on a narrow subset of possible approaches. This is illustrated by discussion of climate change, demographic shifts, the response to greater ethnic and religious diversity, the debate about community and local area politics, democratization, nudge, the international financial crisis, and the growth of popular disillusion with politics and politicians. These areas range across economic, social and political issues. Written by leading academics from the fields under discussion and drawing on the most recent research, this book will contribute to our understanding of governance and particularly of how the ideas that lead the policy agenda emerge and are reinforced. It will also be valuable in academic study of policy debate and help develop understanding of the policy issues which it examines.
ISBN:
9780197264935
Publication Date:
15 / 09 / 2013
Pages:
258
Dimensions:
166 x 242 x 26mm

You might also like