Public policy analysis
an integrated approach
- ISBN: 9781138743847
- Editorial: Routledge
- Fecha de la edición: 2017
- Lugar de la edición: London. Reino Unido
- Edición número: 6th ed.
- Encuadernación: Rústica
- Medidas: 23 cm
- Nº Pág.: 449
- Idiomas: Inglés
Public Policy Analysis, the most widely cited book on the subject, provides students with a comprehensive methodology to conduct policy analysis and bridge theory and practice. It starts from the premise that policy analysis is an applied social science discipline designed for solving practical problems facing public and nonprofit organizations. This thoroughly revised 6th edition contains a number of important updates:
Each chapter begins with an all-new "Big Ideas" case study in international policy analysis to stimulate student interest timely and important world problems
A thoroughly rewritten and expanded chapter on policy performance evaluation to include evidence-based policy and the role of field experiments.
New sections on important developments in the field, including using scientific evidence in public policymaking, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, and 'big data.'