Beyond Policy Analysis: Public Issue Management In Turbulent Times by Leslie A. PalBeyond Policy Analysis: Public Issue Management In Turbulent Times by Leslie A. Pal

Beyond Policy Analysis: Public Issue Management In Turbulent Times

byLeslie A. Pal

Paperback | January 21, 2013

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Authoritative and intrepid, Beyond Policy Analysis examines public policymaking in Canada with an eye to what lies beyond conventional categories and concepts. Author Leslie A. Pal explores the extent to which the world of policymaking has reacted to the increasing pressures of globalization, information technology, changing public values and cultural assumptions, citizen distrust, and decentralization and subsidiarity. His fifth edition keeps up with the hectic pace of ever-evolving governance and includes updated examples and statistical information, a greater balance between Canadian and international policy in Chapter 2, and the inclusion of a new chapter on political communication (Ch.9).
Leslie A. Pal is Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy and Administration at Carleton University. He joined Carleton University in 1992, after teaching at the University of Calgary for ten years. He has a BA in Political Science (Hons) from Mount Allison University, and a Doctorate from Queen's University, Kingston. (Further details ...
Title:Beyond Policy Analysis: Public Issue Management In Turbulent TimesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 8.94 × 6 × 0.93 inPublished:January 21, 2013Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176507876

ISBN - 13:9780176507879

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Table of Contents

PrefaceChapter 1: Policy Analysis: Concepts and Practice Chapter 2: Modern Governance: The Challenges for Policy AnalysisChapter 3: Problem Definition in Policy Analysis Chapter 4: Policy Instruments and Design Chapter 5: Policy Implementation Chapter 6: Policy Communities and Networks Chapter 7: EvaluationChapter 8: Policymaking under Pressure Chapter 9: Policy Communication Chapter 10: Conclusions