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Understanding Public Policy Theories and Issues

ISBN-10: 0230229719
ISBN-13: 9780230229716
Edition: 2012
Authors: Paul Cairney
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Description: This book is a new introduction to theories of public policy. The author provides an accessible assessment of a wide range of theories and models from policy cycles, policy transfer, rational choice and socio-economic explanations to multi-level  More...

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Book details

Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 10/15/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

This book is a new introduction to theories of public policy. The author provides an accessible assessment of a wide range of theories and models from policy cycles, policy transfer, rational choice and socio-economic explanations to multi-level governance, advocacy coalitions and punctuated equilibrium and of their value to policy analysis.

Introduction: A Multiple Lens Approach to Policy Change
What is Public Policy and How Do We Identify Continuity and Change?
Power, Governance and Decision-Making
Institutions and Policy Change
Rationality and Incrementalism
Structural explanations
Rational Choice theory
Multi-level Governance
Punctuated Equilibrium and Venue Shift
Advocacy Coalition Framework
The Role of Ideas, Knowledge and Beliefs
Policy Transfer
Implementation, Evaluation and Learning
Conclusion

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