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Making Social Policy, the Mechanisms of Government and Politics, and How to Investigate Them.

Levin, Peter.

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ISBN 10: 0335190855 / ISBN 13: 9780335190850
Verlag: Buckingham, Philadelphia, Open University Press., 1997
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23.5cm x 15.5cm. 275 pages. Original Hardcover. Excellent condition with only minor signs of wear. Very rare publication ! Includes for Example: Policy making in British central government/ from first principles, examination of policy making through concepts drawn not from academic theories and interpretations but directly from the experiences and perceptions of the politicians, officials and others involved in the decision-making process/ range of techniques/ case studies covering: housing and education policy, social security reform, the poll tax, the annual public expenditure cycle, Europe: the Social Charter and the protection of women workers/ how to study policy making/ how to recognize a policy when you see one/ make your own analysis of the mechanisms by which government produces and adopts policy proposals, and by which legislative and other measures subsequently come about/ forming social security in the mid-1980s/ Levin lectured in social policy and administration from 1970-76 at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 40194AB

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Titel: Making Social Policy, the Mechanisms of ...

Verlag: Buckingham, Philadelphia, Open University Press.

Erscheinungsdatum: 1997

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"Making social policy" is a new and original textbook on policy making in British central government. Starting from first principles, it examines policy making through concepts crown not from academic theories and interpretations but directly from the experiences and perceptions of the politicians, officials and others involved in the decision making process. Peter Levin sets out a range of techniques for doing this, and applies them to five case studies of lopicy making by the Thatcher and Major governments. He brings out the various mechanisms at work, including the strategies deployed by the various participants. These case studies, which bring together material from a variety of sources cover: housing and education policy; social security reform; the poll tax; the annual public expenditure cycle; Europe: the Social Charter and the protection of women workers. "Making social policy" is also about how to study policy making. It shows you how to recognize a policy when you see one, and how to make your own analysis of the mechanisms by which government produces and adopts policy proposals, and by which legislative and other measures subsequently come about. Peter Levin also demonstrates how many theoretical perspectives employed by academic writers comprehensively fail to capture the reality of what actually takes place.

About the Author:

Dr Peter Levin was until recently an educational developer, specializing in student support, at the London School of Economics, UK. He has helped hundreds of masters and undergraduate students manage their dissertation work.

Mark R. Levin is the author of the million-copy-selling #1 "New York Times" bestseller "Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto. "His"?"nationally syndicated talk-radio show has 8.5 million listeners and?is heard nationwide on hundreds of radio stations as well as on satellite radio and Armed Forces Radio.?His previous books, "Men in Black: How the Supreme Court Is Destroying America" and "Rescuing Sprite: A Dog Lover's Story of Joy and Anguish", were also "New York Times" and national bestsellers. Most recently he contributed a preface to a book by his father, Jack E. Levin: "Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address Illustrated". He was a top adviser to several members of President Reagan's cabinet. He is president of Landmark Legal Foundation and?holds a B.A. from Temple University and a J.D. from Temple University School of Law. Visit Mark Levin on the web at www.marklevinshow.com.

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