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The Last Governor: Chris Patten and the Handover of Hong Kong

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The Last Governor: Chris Patten and the Handover of Hong Kong

Jonathan Dimbleby

Biography: historical, political & military; Political leaders & leadership; Regional government policies; Diplomacy

Paperback

The last governor of Hong Kong and his reception is addressed through close documentation of his policies and Beijing imperatives.... [more]

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China's Strategic Multilateralism: Investing in Global Governance

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China's Strategic Multilateralism: Investing in Global Governance

Scott L. Kastner (University of Maryland, College Park), Margaret M. Pearson (University of Maryland, College Park), Chad Rector (Marymount University, Virginia)

Regional government policies; International relations; International organisations & institutions

Hardback

China sometimes shows leadership in organizing global challenges, but its role can be less constructive. This book engages... [more]

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Governing England: English Identity and Institutions in a Changing United Kingdom

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Governing England: English Identity and Institutions in a Changing United...

Michael Kenny (Professor of Public Policy, Professor of Public Policy, University of Cambridge), Iain McLean (Professor of Politics and Official Fellow, Nuffield College, Professor of Politics and Official Fellow, Nuffield College, University of Oxford), Akash Paun (Senior Fellow, Senior Fellow, The Institute for Government)

British & Irish history; Nationalism; Constitution: government & the state; Regional government

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Governing England explores how England is governed and how the English wish to be governed. England's relationships to Scotland,... [more]

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Making Collaboratives Work: How Complex Organizational Partnerships Succeed

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Making Collaboratives Work: How Complex Organizational Partnerships Succeed...

Susan Meyers Chandler (University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA)

Regional government; Organisational theory & behaviour; Public ownership & nationalisation; Non-profitmaking organisations

Hardback

Most contemporary public managers will work in some type of collaborative or networked arrangement at some time in their professional... [more]

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In Search of Gender Justice: Rights and Relationships in Matrilineal Malawi

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In Search of Gender Justice: Rights and Relationships in Matrilineal Malawi...

Jessica Johnson (University of Birmingham)

Gender studies, gender groups; Sociology & anthropology; Regional government policies; Human rights; Gender & the law

Hardback

Johnson here calls for a shift in focus from human rights to justice in the study of gender relations as she examines the... [more]

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Discovering American Regionalism: An Introduction to Regional Intergovernmental Organizations

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Discovering American Regionalism: An Introduction to Regional Intergovernmental...

David Miller (University of Pittsburgh, USA), Jen Nelles

Political structure & processes; Regional government

Paperback

Regions are difficult to govern - coordinating policies across local jurisdictional boundaries in the absence of a formal... [more]

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Decision Making and Controversies in State Supreme Courts

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Decision Making and Controversies in State Supreme Courts

Salmon A. Shomade

Constitution: government & the state; Central government policies; Regional government; Legal history; Judicial review

Hardback

This book examines state Supreme Court decision making during controversies involving religion, race, and gender skirmishes.... [more]

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The Handbook of Israel's Political System

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The Handbook of Israel's Political System

Itzhak Galnoor (Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Dana Blander

Comparative politics; Regional government policies; International relations

Hardback

A unique, comprehensive Handbook that provides a systematic description of the major components of the Israeli political system:... [more]

$218.95

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Rural India Perspective 2017: NA

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Rural India Perspective 2017: NA

Debesh Roy (Deputy General Manager, Department of Economics Analysis and Research, NABARD, Mumbai, India), Gopakumaran Nair (Deputy General Manager, NABARD Kerala Regional Office, Thiruvanthapuram, Kerala, India), Gyanendra Mani (Deputy General Manager, NABARD Arunachal Pradesh Regional Office, Ita Nagar, Arunachal Pradesh, India)

Rural communities; Regional government policies; Economic growth; Development economics

Paperback

NABARD's Rural India Perspective 2017 provides a comprehensive view of the challenges facing the rural India economy, and... [more]

$39.95

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The Cities on the Hill: How Urban Insitutions Transform National Politics

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The Cities on the Hill: How Urban Insitutions Transform National Politics...

Thomas K. Ogorzalek (Assistant Professor of Political Science, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Northwestern University)

Urban communities; Regional government

Paperback

In The Cities on the Hill, Thomas Ogorzalek argues that the answer lies not in the sectional divide, but in the urban-rural... [more]

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Gerrymandering: A Guide to Congressional Redistricting, Dark Money, and the U.S. Supreme Court

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Gerrymandering: A Guide to Congressional Redistricting, Dark Money, and...

Franklin L. Kury

Political structure & processes; Political structures: democracy; Regional government; Political corruption

Paperback

This book explains gerrymandering and its relevance to the functioning of our government system and describes what can be... [more]

$29.99

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Are Politics Local?: The Two Dimensions of Party Nationalization around the World

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Are Politics Local?: The Two Dimensions of Party Nationalization around...

Scott Morgenstern (University of Pittsburgh)

Comparative politics; Political parties; Regional government

Paperback

Within an explicitly comparative framework, Are Politics Local? provides a statistically-based and graphical account of party... [more]

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Local Political Participation in Japan: A Case Study of Oita

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Local Political Participation in Japan: A Case Study of Oita

Dani Daigle Kida (Ritsumeikan Asia Pacifc University, Japan)

Sociology; Regional government

Hardback

How Do Japanese Citizens Participate Politically?<br /><br />Most Japanese... [more]

$242.00

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Performance Review in Local Government

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Performance Review in Local Government

Rob Ball

Politics & government; Regional government

Hardback

Explaining the principles of performance review, this text contains empirical work carried out as part of a recent ESRC funded... [more]

$189.00

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Democratization from Above: The Logic of Local Democracy in the Developing World

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Democratization from Above: The Logic of Local Democracy in the Developing...

Anjali Thomas Bohlken (University of British Columbia, Vancouver)

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Comparative politics; Central government; Regional government

Paperback

Democratization from Above offers a novel argument to explain why some national and state governments in the developing world... [more]

$38.95

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Islamic Politics, Muslim States, and Counterterrorism Tensions

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Islamic Politics, Muslim States, and Counterterrorism Tensions

Peter Henne (University of Vermont)

Islamic studies; Political ideologies; Regional government policies

Paperback

This book explains the reactions of Muslim states to the US Global War on Terror. It combines cutting-edge research on religion... [more]

$34.95

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The Campaign Manager: Running and Winning Local Elections

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The Campaign Manager: Running and Winning Local Elections

Catherine Shaw

Elections & referenda; Regional government

Paperback

A complete, step-by-step manual for organizing, funding, publicizing, and winning local political campaigns [more]

$71.99

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Indonesia's Changing Political Economy: Governing the Roads

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Indonesia's Changing Political Economy: Governing the Roads

Jamie Seth Davidson

Political structure & processes; Regional government; International economics; Political economy

Paperback

A detailed account of the difficulties of adopting best practice reforms in the infrastructure sector of Indonesia, Southeast... [more]

$43.95

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Rise, Decline and Renewal: The Democratic Party in Maine

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Rise, Decline and Renewal: The Democratic Party in Maine

Doug Rooks

Elections & referenda; Political structures: democracy; Political parties; Central government policies; Regional government

Paperback

Rise, Decline and Renewal tells the remarkable story of the Maine Democratic Party - how it suddenly rose from irrelevance... [more]

$39.99

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Partisans, Antipartisans, and Nonpartisans: Voting Behavior in Brazil

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Partisans, Antipartisans, and Nonpartisans: Voting Behavior in Brazil

David J. Samuels (University of Minnesota), Cesar Zucco, Jr. (Fundacao Getulio Vargas, Rio de Janeiro)

Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political parties; Regional government policies; Political economy

Hardback

Observers believe few Brazilian voters identify with a political party and, instead, base their choices only on candidates'... [more]

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Nation-Building in Turkey and Morocco: Governing Kurdish and Berber Dissent

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Nation-Building in Turkey and Morocco: Governing Kurdish and Berber Dissent...

Senem Aslan (Bates College, Maine)

Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political structure & processes; Regional government; International relations

Paperback

This study compares the relatively peaceful relationship between the Berbers and the Moroccan state with the violent and confrontational... [more]

$50.95

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Why Regional Parties?: Clientelism, Elites, and the Indian Party System

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Why Regional Parties?: Clientelism, Elites, and the Indian Party System...

Adam Ziegfeld (George Washington University, Washington DC)

Political parties; Regional government

Paperback

In Why Regional Parties?, Ziegfeld demonstrates that regional parties in India are successful because they represent expedient... [more]

$38.95

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Local Governments in Multilevel Governance: The Administrative Dimension

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Local Governments in Multilevel Governance: The Administrative Dimension...

Robert Agranoff

Central government policies; Regional government; Political economy; Local government law

Hardback

This book explores the new administrative implications of local governments as they are interconnected with other governments... [more]

$166.99

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The Cities on the Hill: How Urban Insitutions Transform National Politics

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The Cities on the Hill: How Urban Insitutions Transform National Politics...

Thomas K. Ogorzalek (Assistant Professor of Political Science, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Northwestern University)

Urban communities; Regional government

Hardback

In The Cities on the Hill, Thomas Ogorzalek argues that the answer lies not in the sectional divide, but in the urban-rural... [more]

$152.95

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