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Community action and planningContexts, drivers and outcomes

Community action and planning: Contexts, drivers and outcomes

Nick Gallent and Daniela Ciaffi (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447315162
eISBN:
9781447315186
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447315162.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

With trust in top-down government faltering, community-based groups around the world are displaying an ever-greater appetite to take control of their own lives and neighbourhoods. Government, for its ... More

Designing Public Policy For Co-ProductionTheory, practice and change

Designing Public Policy For Co-Production: Theory, practice and change

Catherine Durose and Liz Richardson

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781447316695
eISBN:
9781447316718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447316695.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

By linking contemporary practice using design principles in policy with political science and public administration theories, this book offers a distinctive contribution to debates on policy design. ... More

Development In AfricaRefocusing the lens after the Millennium Development Goals

Development In Africa: Refocusing the lens after the Millennium Development Goals

Hany Besada and Timothy M. Shaw (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781447328537
eISBN:
9781447328551
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447328537.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Africa’s economies need dynamism to respond to global competition. Strategies are needed that will enhance transformation and socio-economic achievement within the context of the Post-2015 ... More

Disputing citizenship

Disputing citizenship

John Clarke, Kathleen Coll, and Evelina Dagnino

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447312529
eISBN:
9781447312574
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447312529.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book presents a distinctive perspective on citizenship: treating it as a keyword and a focus of dispute in practice and in theory. The authors dispute the way citizenship is normally conceived ... More

Global gentrificationsUneven development and displacement

Global gentrifications: Uneven development and displacement

Loretta Lees, Hyun Bang Shin, and Ernesto López-Morales (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447313472
eISBN:
9781447313502
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313472.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Moving beyond the usual Anglo-American examples of gentrification this book investigates the pronouncement of a global gentrification. Drawing on, yet critiquing, the ideas of comparative urbanism it ... More

How Europe shapes British public policy

How Europe shapes British public policy

Janice Morphet

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447300465
eISBN:
9781447310846
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300465.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Britain’s relationship with the European Union (EU) is frequently viewed as simple by the media and politicians. In ways - never really explained - the EU has managed to ‘take away’ Britain’s ... More

The Italian welfare state in a European perspectiveA comparative analysis

The Italian welfare state in a European perspective: A comparative analysis

Ugo Ascoli and Emmanuele Pavolini (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781447316886
eISBN:
9781447316909
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447316886.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The Italian welfare state in a European perspective is the first book, published in English, to explore the evolution of the Italian welfare state in the decades since the ‘Trente Glorieuses’. It ... More

Knowledge in policyEmbodied, inscribed, enacted

Knowledge in policy: Embodied, inscribed, enacted

Richard Freeman and Steve Sturdy (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447309987
eISBN:
9781447310020
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447309987.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This important collection presents a radical reconception of the place of knowledge in contemporary policy making in Europe, based not on assumptions about evidence, expertise or experience but on ... More

Leading the inclusive cityPlace-based innovation for a bounded planet

Leading the inclusive city: Place-based innovation for a bounded planet

Robin Hambleton

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447304975
eISBN:
9781447311843
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447304975.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Cities are often seen as helpless victims in a global flow of events and many view growing inequality in cities as inevitable. This engaging book rejects this gloomy prognosis and argues that ... More

Lived diversitiesSpace, place and identities in the multi-ethnic city

Lived diversities: Space, place and identities in the multi-ethnic city

Charles Husband, Yunis Alam, Jorg Huettermann, and Joanna Fomina

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447315643
eISBN:
9781447315858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447315643.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book is an interdisciplinary account of the context and lived experience of people within a multiethnic inner-city area. Given the current awkward juxtaposition of political scepticism about the ... More

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