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An introduction to the policy process : theories, concepts, and models of public policy making
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An Introduction to the Policy Process: Theories, Concepts and Models of Public Policy Making
The next two chapters explore key actors–official governmental actors like the President and Congress and unofficial actors such as media and think tanks. English Choose a language for shopping.
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Review “The fourth edition polkcy An Introduction to the Policy Process remains the best primer for the scientific study of public policy.
Ths rated it liked it Dec 03, Birkland PHI Learning, Policy Design, Policy Tools, and Decisions 9. The text embraces the complexity of policy making while bringing systematic coherence to how it can be understood and studied.
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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. This volume introduces readers to the actors, outputs, models, and theories involved in deciding what government does in the name of the public. It’s a good introduction, but doesn’t really get into the issues and uses quite simple writing.
Government, it proved to be an enlightening and comprehensive look at the basic components of the policy process. Unfortunately it has 4 introduuction missing.
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The first part of this text examines the context in which public policy decisions made by government to address problems occurs. I highly recommend this for undergraduates as an introduction to policy and for more advanced courses where policy is an important, but ti central, element to study.
Has wear to the cover and pages.