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Policy Analysis in the Czech Republic

Policy Analysis in the Czech Republic

Arnost Veselý, Martin Nekola, and Eva M. Hejzlarová (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447318149
eISBN:
9781447318156
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318149.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book provides the first comprehensive review of the state of the art of policy analysis in the Czech Republic. The edited volume consists of nineteen original chapters that address different ... More

Policy analysis in the Netherlands

Policy analysis in the Netherlands

Frans van Nispen and Peter Scholten (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447313335
eISBN:
9781447313359
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313335.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The Netherlands is often regarded as one of the strongholds of policy analysis, both in academia and in policymaking. Few countries have such a high density of institutes specialized in policy ... More

Policy change, public attitudes and social citizenshipDoes neoliberalism matter?

Policy change, public attitudes and social citizenship: Does neoliberalism matter?

Louise Humpage

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781847429650
eISBN:
9781447304197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429650.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Neoliberal reforms have seen a radical shift in government thinking about social citizenship rights around the world. But have they had a similarly significant impact on public support for these ... More

Political (dis)engagementThe changing nature of the 'political'

Political (dis)engagement: The changing nature of the 'political'

Nathan Manning (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781447317012
eISBN:
9781447317036
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447317012.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book aims to explore some of the rich textures of contemporary politics and the dynamism of its practice. Contributors to this volume have been chosen to reflect some of the key areas of ... More

The political and social construction of povertyCentral and Eastern European countries in transition

The political and social construction of poverty: Central and Eastern European countries in transition

Serena Romano

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447312710
eISBN:
9781447312727
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447312710.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This study sheds new light on the issue of why poverty is never a “neutral” phenomenon, but rather is always the result of more or less explicit social and political constructions. It illustrates how ... More

The politics of civil societyBig society and small government

The politics of civil society: Big society and small government

Fred Powell

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447307150
eISBN:
9781447310853
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447307150.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

2011 shook the world politically. The Occupy Movement, Los Indignados and the Greek Aganaktismenoi (outraged) reacted to zombie capitalis in the West, while the Arab Spring challenged political ... More

Poverty Reduction Strategy in BangladeshRethinking participation in policy making

Poverty Reduction Strategy in Bangladesh: Rethinking participation in policy making

Palash Kamruzzaman

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447305699
eISBN:
9781447303183
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305699.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book analyses government relationships with international financial institutions by evaluating the role of citizen participation when national poverty reduction policies are formulated in ... More

Reclaiming individualismPerspectives on public policy

Reclaiming individualism: Perspectives on public policy

Paul Spicker

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447309086
eISBN:
9781447310860
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447309086.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book is about individualist ideas, and how they shape public policy.. It has been argued that individualism and the protection of individual liberty imply a greater emphasis on market economics, ... More

Renewing Europe's housing

Renewing Europe's housing

Richard Turkington and Christopher Watson (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310129
eISBN:
9781447310143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310129.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Many European cities have a shortage of good quality, affordable housing, but this problem has become less prominent in policy than it should be. This book aims to redress that balance. After an ... More

Research and policy in ethnic relationsCompromised dynamics in a neoliberal era

Research and policy in ethnic relations: Compromised dynamics in a neoliberal era

Charles Husband (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447314899
eISBN:
9781447314929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447314899.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book provides a critical discussion of the fault lines in the contemporary relationship between university based researchers, research funders, and the policy sector in the production and ... More

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