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Who Judges?: Designing Jury Systems in Japan, East Asia, and Europe

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Who Judges?: Designing Jury Systems in Japan, East Asia, and Europe

Rieko Kage (University of Tokyo)

Comparative politics; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies; Political structures: democracy; Political parties; Regional government policies

Hardback

The recent introduction of jury/lay judge systems in Japan, South Korea, Spain, and perhaps soon Taiwan represents a potentially... [more]

$136.95

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Managing the Sustainable City

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Managing the Sustainable City

Genie N. L. Stowers (San Francisco State University, California, USA)

Urban communities; Public administration; Regional government

Hardback

We hear the term sustainability everywhere today. In the context of city management, the term often refers to environmental... [more]

$326.00

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Routledge Library Editions: Urban and Regional Economics

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Routledge Library Editions: Urban and Regional Economics

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Regional government policies; Urban economics; Regional & area planning

Hardback

Reissuing works originally published between 1952 and 1991, this collection presents a wide-ranging set of excellent texts... [more]

$4368.00

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The Government and Politics of the European Union

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The Government and Politics of the European Union

Neill Nugent

Political structure & processes; Regional government; EU & European institutions

Paperback

The definitive textbook on EU politics and governance, now in its 8th edition, has been thoroughly updated throughout to take... [more]

$82.95

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Summits & Regional Governance: The Americas in Comparative Perspective

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Summits & Regional Governance: The Americas in Comparative Perspective

Gordon Mace, Jean-Philippe Therien, Diana Tussie, Olivier Dabene

Regional government; Diplomacy; International institutions; Political economy

Paperback

Despite the large number of regional and global summits there is very little known about the functioning and impact of this... [more]

$67.99

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World Cities and Nation States

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World Cities and Nation States

Greg Clark, Tim Moonen

Regional government

Paperback

World Cities and Nation States takes a global perspective to show how national governments and states/provinces/regions continue... [more]

$94.95

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Local Politics and Mayoral Elections in 21st Century America: The Keys to City Hall

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Local Politics and Mayoral Elections in 21st Century America: The Keys to...

Sean D. Foreman, Marcia L. Godwin

Urban communities; Elections & referenda; Regional government

Paperback

Some of the most populated and storied American cities had mayoral elections in 2013. Open contests in New York City, Los... [more]

$75.99

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Investigating Town Planning: Changing Perspectives and Agendas

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Investigating Town Planning: Changing Perspectives and Agendas

Clara H. Greed

City & town planning - architectural aspects; Regional government; Urban & municipal planning

Hardback

This third volume in the series examines the scope and nature of modern town planning. It investigates the theories and preoccupations... [more]

$210.00

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Strategic GIS Planning and Management in Local Government

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Strategic GIS Planning and Management in Local Government

David A. Holdstock (Geographic Technologies Group, Goldsboro, North Carolina, USA)

Regional government; Geographical information systems (GIS) & remote sensing

Hardback

This how-to book on planning and managing GIS within local government describes and details the key components of a successful... [more]

$263.00

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Regional Administration in Japan: Departure from uniformity

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Regional Administration in Japan: Departure from uniformity

Shunsuke Kimura (Meiji University, Japan)

Regional government

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In Japan, the main local administrative affairs are traditionally allotted to prefectures and municipalities, while communal... [more]

$105.00

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Assessing the Balance of Power in Central-Local Relations in China

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Assessing the Balance of Power in Central-Local Relations in China

John Donaldson

Regional studies; Political structure & processes; Regional government

Hardback

How do we understand the evolution of central-local relations in China during the reform period? This book addresses this... [more]

$252.00

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Democratic Decentralization in India: Experiences, issues and challenges

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Democratic Decentralization in India: Experiences, issues and challenges...

E. Venkatesu (E. Venkatesu, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Hyderabad, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, India.)

Sociology; Politics & government; Regional government

Hardback

This book explores experiences, issues and challenges which have emerged since Constitutional status was granted to the local... [more]

$252.00

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The Context of Legislating: Constraints on the Legislative Process in the United States

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The Context of Legislating: Constraints on the Legislative Process in the...

Shannon Jenkins (University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, USA)

Regional government

Hardback

The Context of Legislating provides a much-needed examination of how the rules, resources, and political conditions within... [more]

$105.00

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New Public Management in Turkey: Local Government Reform

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New Public Management in Turkey: Local Government Reform

Yuksel Demirkaya

Regional government

Hardback

The last three decades in Turkey have seen an extensive shift towards a neoliberal agenda. Turkey has made many attempts at... [more]

$252.00

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Protest and Mass Mobilization: Authoritarian Collapse and Political Change in North Africa

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Protest and Mass Mobilization: Authoritarian Collapse and Political Change...

Asst. Prof. Merouan Mekouar

Peace studies & conflict resolution; Social theory; Regional government policies; Political activism

Hardback

Using the cases of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Libya, this book provides a unique dialectical picture of mobilization in... [more]

$252.00

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State and Local Government

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State and Local Government

Ann O'M. Bowman (Texas A&M University), Richard C. Kearney (North Carolina State University)

Regional government

Hardback

This book's theme of increased capacity and responsiveness of state and local government conveys excitement about politics... [more]

$199.95

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The Urban Struggle for Economic, Environmental and Social Justice: Deepening their roots

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The Urban Struggle for Economic, Environmental and Social Justice: Deepening...

Malo Andre Hutson

Urban communities; Regional government; Development economics; Urban & municipal planning

Hardback

This book discusses the current demographic shifts of blacks, Latinos, and other people of colour out of certain strong-market... [more]

$252.00

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Croatia and the European Union: Changes and Development

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Croatia and the European Union: Changes and Development

Dr. Pero Maldini, Dr. Davor Paukovic

Nationalism; Regional government policies; EU & European institutions

Hardback

The accession of Croatia to the EU marked the end of a long and arduous period of transition. Croatia had to meet significantly... [more]

$162.00

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Campaigns from the Ground Up: State House Elections in a National Context

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Campaigns from the Ground Up: State House Elections in a National Context...

John S. Klemanski, David A. Dulio, Michael Switalski

Politics & government; Elections & referenda; Regional government

Paperback

Based on data from the most recent elections, this book examines state house races in four key states California, Texas, Michigan,... [more]

$83.99

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Citizenship in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and Montenegro: Effects of Statehood and Identity Challenges

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Citizenship in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and Montenegro: Effects...

Dr. Jelena Dzankic

Regional & national history; Nationalism; Regional government; Civil rights & citizenship

Hardback

What happens to the citizen when states and nations come into being? How do the different ways in which states and nations... [more]

$162.00

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Understanding Federalism and Federation

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Understanding Federalism and Federation

Alain G. Gagnon, Soeren Keil

Political science & theory; Regional government policies

Hardback

Based on a variety of contemporary debates on federal theory Understanding Federalism and Federation honours Michael Burgess'... [more]

$187.00

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Cambridge Concise Histories: A Concise History of Japan

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Cambridge Concise Histories: A Concise History of Japan

Brett L. Walker (Montana State University)

History; Regional & national history; Asian history; Regional government

Paperback

A Concise History of Japan integrates the pageantry of Japanese history with today's environmental concerns, including climate... [more]

$36.95

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The European External Action Service and National Foreign Ministries: Convergence or Divergence?

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The European External Action Service and National Foreign Ministries: Convergence...

Dr. Rosa Balfour, Caterina Carta, Kristi Raik

Regional government policies; EU & European institutions

Paperback

Based on extensive empirical work by a cross-European group of researchers, this book assesses the impact of the creation... [more]

$67.99

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Limits to Regional Integration

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Limits to Regional Integration

Professor Soren Dosenrode

Regional government; International economics; Political economy

Hardback

Examines eleven cases ranging from the lack of integration in the Arctic and the Middle East, to ongoing or progressing integration... [more]

$175.00

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Governing Urban Regions Through Collaboration: A View from North America

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Governing Urban Regions Through Collaboration: A View from North America...

Dr. Joel Thibert

Urban communities; Regional government; Urban & municipal planning

Hardback

Using a comparative (Canada-US) mixed-method approach, with detailed case studies of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Greater... [more]

$175.00

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