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Regional government policies

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Urban Policy Issues: Canadian Perspectives

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Urban Policy Issues: Canadian Perspectives

Edmund P. Fowler (Professor of Political Science, York University), David Siegel (Professor of Political Science, Brock University), Edmund P. Fowler, David Siegel, David Siegel (Professor of Political Science, Brock University, Canada)

Urban communities; Regional government policies

Paperback

A new edition of Urban Policy Issues analysing the last decade of municipal policy issues - a period of time which has seen... [more]

$119.95

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Family Leave Policy: The Political Economy of Work and Family in America: The Political Economy of Work and Family in America

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Family Leave Policy: The Political Economy of Work and Family in America:...

Steven K. Wisensale

Sociology: family & relationships; Sociology: work & labour; Central government policies; Regional government policies; Labour economics

Paperback

Explores the formulation, implementaion and evaluation of US family leave policy. This study identifies economic and social... [more]

$65.99

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Local Governance in England and France

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Local Governance in England and France

Alistair Cole, Peter John

Regional government policies

Hardback

Based on extensive research and interviews (over 300 in total) with local decision makers in two pairs of cities in England... [more]

$231.00

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Hispanics in the United States: An Agenda for the Twenty-First Century

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Hispanics in the United States: An Agenda for the Twenty-First Century

David Engstrom, Yair Auron

Migration, immigration & emigration; Jewish studies; Nationalism; Regional government policies

Paperback

Provides a basic foundation in the information available, research performed, and policy agendas required concerning Hispanics... [more]

$79.99

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Policy and Politics in State Budgeting

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Policy and Politics in State Budgeting

Kurt M. Thurmaier, Katherine G. Willoughby

Central government; Regional government policies

Hardback

This study examines American state budget offices as institutional actors, with special attention to the role of budget examiners.... [more]

$206.00

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Handbook of Global Technology Policy

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Handbook of Global Technology Policy

Stuart Nagel

Development studies; Politics & government; Central government policies; Regional government policies; Civil service & public sector; Technology: general issues

Hardback

Presents and compares nonideological resolutions to environmental pollution and toxic waste, urbanization and transportation,... [more]

$483.00

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Shelter is not enough: Transforming multi-storey housing

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Shelter is not enough: Transforming multi-storey housing

Graham Towers

Urban communities; Welfare & benefit systems; Regional government policies; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Estates of multi-storey housing present some of the most intractable problems for urban policy. Shelter is not enough is an... [more]

$62.99

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Neighbourhood regeneration: Resourcing community involvement

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Neighbourhood regeneration: Resourcing community involvement

Pete Duncan, Sally Thomas

Social groups; Central government policies; Regional government policies; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

This book looks at how community capacity building is delivered within neighbourhood regeneration programmes, focusing on... [more]

$39.99

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Readings in Urban Economics: Issues and Public Policy

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Readings in Urban Economics: Issues and Public Policy

Robert W. Wassmer

Urban communities; Regional government policies; Political economy

Paperback

* Uses popular press articles, reviews of applied economics literature, and regression--based empirical studies to examine... [more]

$113.95

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Urban Policy and Politics in Britain

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Urban Policy and Politics in Britain

Dilys M. Hill

Regional government policies; Economics; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

This text analyses the key changes in approach in urban policy since the 1970s - especially the increased role of the market... [more]

$79.95

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The Associational Economy: Firms, Regions, and Innovation

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The Associational Economy: Firms, Regions, and Innovation

Philip Cooke (Professor of Regional Development, Professor of Regional Development, University of Wales, Cardiff), Kevin Morgan (Professor of European Regional Development, Professor of European Regional Development, University of Wales, Cardiff)

Regional government policies; Political economy; Business strategy; Business competition; International business; Ownership & organisation of enterprises; Economic geography

Paperback

A discussion of the ways in which firms are rediscovering the importance of regions in their quest to improve competitiveness... [more]

$91.95

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Applying Public Administration in Development: Guideposts to the Future

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Applying Public Administration in Development: Guideposts to the Future...

Paul Collins

Central government policies; Regional government policies; Civil service & public sector

Hardback

Addresses key governance issues in the management of development as we approach the millennium, drawing seminal papers from... [more]

$533.95

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Readings in Urban Economics: Issues and Public Policy

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Readings in Urban Economics: Issues and Public Policy

Robert W. Wassmer

Urban communities; Regional government policies; Political economy

Hardback

* Uses popular press articles, reviews of applied economics literature, and regression-based empirical studies to examine... [more]

$251.95

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Handbook of State Government Administration

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Handbook of State Government Administration

John J. Gargan (Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA)

Regional government policies; Civil service & public sector

Hardback

Devised to meet the challenge of identifying the skills and knowledge necessary for expanding the governing capacity of state... [more]

$483.00

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Child Social Well-Being in the U.S.: Unequal Opportunities and the Role of the State

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Child Social Well-Being in the U.S.: Unequal Opportunities and the Role...

Ingrid Philips Whitaker

Child welfare; Central government policies; Regional government policies

Hardback

Using data from the US census and various child welfare and social welfare organizations, the author demonstrates how economic,... [more]

$252.00

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Hispanics in the United States: An Agenda for the Twenty-first Century

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Hispanics in the United States: An Agenda for the Twenty-first Century

David Engstrom, David W. Engstrom

Migration, immigration & emigration; Hispanic & Latino studies; Physical anthropology & ethnography; Regional government policies

Hardback

Provides a basic foundation in the information available, research performed, and policy agendas required concerning Hispanics... [more]

$177.00

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Local Social Innovation to Combat Poverty and Exclusion: A Critical Appraisal

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Local Social Innovation to Combat Poverty and Exclusion: A Critical Appraisal...

Stijn Oosterlynck, Andreas Novy, Yuri Kazepov

Poverty & unemployment; Social welfare & social services; Central government policies; Regional government policies

Hardback

Based on more than thirty case studies in eight different countries, this book explores the governance dynamics of local social... [more]

$179.99

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