Encyclopedia of policy studies / edited by Stuart S. Nagel

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Subjects: Policy sciences
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 2nd ed., rev. and expanded
Published: New York ; M. Dekker, c1994
Series: Public administration and public policy 53
LC Classification: H
Physical Description: xx, 956 p. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction to the Second Edition
Introduction to the First Edition
Contributors
Pt. A. Conceptual, Methodological, and Utilization Stages in Policy Analysis
1. Basic Concepts in Advanced Policy Studies / Yehezkel Dror 1
2. Systematic Policy Evaluation / Stuart S. Nagel 31
3. Decision-Aiding Software and Super-Optimum Solutions / Stuart S. Nagel 49
4. The Utilization of Policy Research / Robert F. Rich, Cheol H. Oh 69
Pt. B. Stages in Policy Formation and Implementation
5. The Practice and Study of Policy Formation / Christopher J. Bosso 95
6. Policy Implementation / Donald J. Calista 117
Pt. C. Policy Analysis Across Nations and Across Disciplines
7. Comparing Policies Across Nations and Over Time / Robert B. Albritton 159
8. Developing Nations and Public Policy / Stuart S. Nagel 177
9. Policy Analysis Across Academic Disciplines / George J. McCall 201
Pt. D. Policy Problems on Various Government Levels
10. The States in the Federal System / David Brian Robertson 221
11. Urban Policy / Linda Faye Williams, Dianne M. Pinderhughes 249
Pt. E. Problems with a Political Science Emphasis
12. Foreign Policy Analysis / Valerie M. Hudson 281
13. International Security and the National Policy Maker / Marybeth Peterson 305
14. Electoral Policy / Richard S. Katz 329
15. Legislative Change, Reform, and Public Policy / Leroy N. Rieselbach 355
16. Free Speech and Civil Liberties / Gerald L. Houseman 389
Pt. F. Problems with an Economic Emphasis
17. Economic Regulation / James Anderson 403
18. Labor Policy / Charles Bulmer, John Carmichael 431
19. Communication Policy / Christopher H. Sterling 453
20. Taxing and Spending Policy / Peter Fisher, Warren J. Samuels, Larry L. Wade 483
21. Agricultural Policy / Don F. Hadwiger, Wynn Hjermstad 507
Pt. G. Problems with a Sociology or Psychology Emphasis
22. Poverty and Income Maintenance Programs / Harrell R. Rodgers, Jr. 525
23. Minority Politics in the U.S.: African-Americans, Women, and the Policy Process / Marian Lief Palley 551
24. Criminal Justice Policy / Ralph Baker, Fred Meyer 565
25. Education Policy / Fred S. Coombs 587
26. Population Policy / Michael E. Kraft 617
Pt. H. Problems with an Urban and Regional Planning Emphasis
27. Land Use Policy / Norman Wengert 645
28. Transportation Policy / James A. Dunn, Jr. 667
29. Environmental Protection Policy / Geoffrey Wandesforde-Smith 685
Pt. I. Problems with a Natural Science or Engineering Emphasis
30. Technology: Innovation and Consequences / Frederick A. Rossini, Alan L. Porter 707
31. U.S. Health Policy in Developmental and Cross-National Perspective / David Falcone, Robert W. Broyles, Steven R. Smith 731
32. Energy Policy / Robert M. Lawrence 769
33. Biomedical Policy / Robert H. Blank 795
34. Space Policy / Robert M. Lawrence 815
Pt. J. Concluding Thoughts
35. Values, Ethics, and Standards in Policy Analysis / Louise G. White 857
Epilog: Projecting Trends in Public Policy / Stuart S. Nagel 879
Author Index 915
Subject Index 943
Additional Authors: Nagel, Stuart S., 1934-
Notes: LCCN: 93044894
ISBN: 0824791428 (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
OCLC Number: 29357767
ISBN/ISSN: 0824791428