Comparative Public Policy by A. DoddsComparative Public Policy by A. Dodds

Comparative Public Policy

byA. Dodds

Paperback | December 7, 2012

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A major new introduction to the comparative study of public policy. It examines the policy process in a wide range of policy areas and countries and considers the challenges of transferring policies from one society to another.

Anneliese Dodds is Lecturer in Public Policy at Aston University, UK
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Title:Comparative Public PolicyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:408 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.03 inPublished:December 7, 2012Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230319432

ISBN - 13:9780230319431

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Why Compare Public Policies?
Differences between Public Policies: An Introduction
Economic Policy
Welfare Policy
Health Policy
Education Policy
Environmental Policy
Interests and Public Policy
Ideas and Public Policy
The Impact of Institutions on Public Policies
Policy Transfer
Policy-making Beyond the Nation State
Comparative Public Policy - Excluding the Majority World?
Doing Comparative Public Policy
Conclusion

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'This valuable text offers a comprehensive and highly readable introduction to public policy brought alive by helpful charts and boxes. Its excellent conceptual chapters are complemented by exemplary treatment of economic, welfare, health education and environmental policy and - most unique and timely - coverage of policy transfer, globalization, transnational developments and public policy in developing countries.' - Robert H. Blank, University of Canterbury, New Zealand.