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The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It

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The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It...

Yascha Mounk

21st century history: from c 2000 -; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Public administration; Political control & freedoms

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From India to Turkey, from Poland to the United States, authoritarian populists have seized power. Two core components of... [more]

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A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership

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A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership

James Comey

Memoirs; History; Police & security services; Public administration

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A riveting inside account of life and leadership at the heart of the FBI and high office in the United States of America.... [more]

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How to Democratize Europe

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How to Democratize Europe

Stephanie Hennette, Thomas Piketty, Guillaume Sacriste, Antoine Vauchez

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Public administration; International economics; Political economy

Hardback

An all-star cast of scholars and politicians from Europe and America propose and debate the creation of a new European parliament... [more]

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Democracy When the People Are Thinking: Revitalizing Our Politics Through Public Deliberation

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Democracy When the People Are Thinking: Revitalizing Our Politics Through...

James S. Fishkin

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Political structures: democracy; Public administration

Hardback

This book draws on practical experiments around the world to show how democracy can make a better connection to citizen voices... [more]

$46.95

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The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom is in Danger and How to Save it

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The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom is in Danger and How to Save it...

Yascha Mounk

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Public administration; Political control & freedoms

Hardback

From India to Turkey, from Poland to the United States, authoritarian populists have seized power. Two core components of... [more]

$64.99

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The Australian Policy Handbook: A Practical Guide to the Policy Making Process

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The Australian Policy Handbook: A Practical Guide to the Policy Making Process...

Catherine Althaus, Peter Bridgman, Glyn Davis

History; Public administration

Paperback

Public policy permeates every aspect of our lives. It is the stuff of government, justifying taxes, driving legislation, and... [more]

$55.00

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The Cunning of Uncertainty

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The Cunning of Uncertainty

Helga Nowotny

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Sociology; Moral & social purpose of education; Public administration

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Uncertainty is interwoven into human existence. It is a powerful incentive in the search for knowledge and an inherent component... [more]

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The Tim Carmody Affair: Australia's Greatest Judicial Crisis

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The Tim Carmody Affair: Australia's Greatest Judicial Crisis

Rebecca Ananian-Welsh, Gabrielle Appleby, Andrew Lynch

Public administration; Legal system: general

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In 2014 when Tim Carmody, a former police officer, was sworn in as Chief Justice of Queensland, he had been Chief Magistrate... [more]

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The U.S. Congress: A Very Short Introduction

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The U.S. Congress: A Very Short Introduction

Donald A. Ritchie

History; Political structure & processes; Public administration

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In the second edition of The U.S. Congress, Donald A. Ritchie, a congressional historian for more than thirty years, takes... [more]

$14.95

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How to Run A Government: So that Citizens Benefit and Taxpayers Don't Go Crazy

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How to Run A Government: So that Citizens Benefit and Taxpayers Don't Go...

Michael Barber

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Public administration; Central government

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Billions of citizens around the world are frustrated with their governments. In this book, the author presents a blueprint... [more]

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Comparative Policy Studies: Conceptual and Methodological Challenges

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Comparative Policy Studies: Conceptual and Methodological Challenges

Isabelle Engeli, Christine Rothmayr Allison

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Public administration; Central government policies

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In the first volume of its kind, a collection of top policy scholars combine empirical and methodological analysis in the... [more]

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Public Management and Administration

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Public Management and Administration

Owen Hughes

Public administration; Business & Economics; Management & management techniques

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As public management has developed away from New Public Management, it has moved even further away from the traditional model... [more]

$69.95

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Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession

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Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession

Reinier de Graaf

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Architecture: professional practice; History of architecture; Material culture; Public administration

Paperback

Architects, we like to believe, shape the world as they please. Reinier de Graaf draws on his own tragicomic experiences to... [more]

$54.99

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The Republican Reversal: Conservatives and the Environment from Nixon to Trump

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The Republican Reversal: Conservatives and the Environment from Nixon to...

James Morton Turner, Andrew C. Isenberg

History; History of the Americas; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Public administration; Environment law; Conservation of the environment

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Not long ago Republicans took pride in their tradition of environmental leadership. The GOP helped create the EPA, extend... [more]

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For the Record

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For the Record

David Cameron

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Political leaders & leadership; Public administration; Public opinion & polls

Hardback

The referendum on Britain's membership of the European Union in 2016 has been one of the most controversial political events... [more]

$49.99

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Public Administration: An Introduction

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Public Administration: An Introduction

Marc Holzer (Rutgers University-Newark, USA), Richard W. Schwester (John Jay College of Criminal Justice, USA)

Public administration

Paperback

Marc Holzer and Richard W. Schwester have written a fresh and highly engaging textbook for the introductory course in Public... [more]

$158.00

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Digital Government: Managing Public Sector Reform in the Digital Era

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Digital Government: Managing Public Sector Reform in the Digital Era

Miriam Lips (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)

Public administration; Public ownership & nationalisation; Civil service & public sector; Computing: general

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Digital Government: Managing Public Sector Reform in the Digital Era presents a public management perspective on digital government... [more]

$73.99

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The Routledge Handbook of Global Public Policy and Administration

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The Routledge Handbook of Global Public Policy and Administration

Thomas R. Klassen (York University, Canada), Denita Cepiku (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy), T. J. Lah (Yonsei University, South Korea)

Public administration

Paperback

The Routledge Handbook of Global Public Policy and Administration is a comprehensive leading-edge guide for students, scholars... [more]

$83.99

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Administrative Ethics and Executive Decisions: Channeling and Containing Administrative Discretion

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Administrative Ethics and Executive Decisions: Channeling and Containing...

Chad B. Newswander (Brigham Young University-Idaho, USA)

Ethical issues & debates; Public administration; Constitutional & administrative law

Paperback

As first responders to public problems, administrators must survey situations, identify solutions, and occasionally make executive... [more]

$83.99

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Unmasking Administrative Evil

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Unmasking Administrative Evil

Danny L. Balfour (Grand Valley State University, USA), Guy B. Adams (University of Missouri, USA), Ashley E. Nickels (Kent State University, USA)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Public administration; Civil service & public sector

Paperback

Previous edition: Unmasking administrative evil / by Guy B. Adams and Danny L. Balfour. [more]

$92.99

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An Introduction to the Policy Process: Theories, Concepts, and Models of Public Policy Making

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An Introduction to the Policy Process: Theories, Concepts, and Models of...

Thomas A. Birkland (North Carolina State University, USA)

Political structure & processes; Public administration; Central government policies

Paperback

Revised edition of the author's An introduction to the policy process, 2010. [more]

$88.99

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Empire of Borders: The Expansion of the US Border around the World

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Empire of Borders: The Expansion of the US Border around the World

Todd Miller

Migration, immigration & emigration; Public administration

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The United States is outsourcing its border patrol abroad-and essentially expanding its borders in the process. [more]

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Environmental Health and the U.S. Federal System: Sustainably Managing Health Hazards

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Environmental Health and the U.S. Federal System: Sustainably Managing Health...

Michael R Greenberg, Dona Schneider (Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, USA)

Public administration; Environmental factors

Hardback

This book explains how the U.S. federal system manages environmental health issues, with a unique focus on risk management... [more]

$242.00

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Performance Budgeting Reform: Theories and International Practices

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Performance Budgeting Reform: Theories and International Practices

Alfred Tat-Kei Ho (University of Kansas, USA), Maarten de Jong, Zaozao Zhao (The National Academy of Economic Strategy, CASS)

Public administration; Budgeting & financial management

Paperback

Using theoretical frameworks to explore the political, organizational, and cultural dynamics of performance budgeting, this... [more]

$88.99

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Public Sector Enterprise Risk Management: Advancing Beyond the Basics

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Public Sector Enterprise Risk Management: Advancing Beyond the Basics

Kenneth Fletcher, Thomas Stanton

Public administration; Business strategy; Public ownership & nationalisation

Paperback

Through a series of case studies and selected special topics, Public Sector Enterprise Risk Management presents examples from... [more]

$112.00

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