Governing from the Centre
Core Executive Coordination in France
Normal Price: $291.95
Your Price: $262.76 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $29.19! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $13.14 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas
Governing from the Centre by Jack Hayward
Book DescriptionTwo leading authors challenge the assumption that France has a well coordinated government. The constitutional, political,and policy frameworks of coordination are critically assessed in relation to the central actors and spending ministries, as well as the formal and informal mechanisms of coordination. Four case studies are examined; the European Union, budget, privatization and immigration policy processes. The book concludes with forthright findings on a fragment executive struggling to steer a disparate and partially paralyzed institutional structure. The research findings offer precise cautionary recommendations to policy makers against the dangers of overconfident recourse to 'joined up' government. The findings are relevant, not merely to France, but generally to Western states more generally.
Buy Governing from the Centre book by Jack Hayward from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780199256013
(242mm x 162mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 26-Sep-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Jack Hayward
Withering of the Welfare State, Hardback (February 2012)
Since the 1970s the public commitment to social solidarity between citizens through comprehensive provision of welfare has been eroded by the imperatives of international markets. In this volume the problems posed to public intervention are analyzed. The contributors compare and evaluate how different countries have dealt with these challenges.
Planning, Politics and Public Policy, Paperback (April 2009)
The editors have brought together contributions from specialists in the three countries.
Leaderless Europe, Hardback (May 2008)
A broad ranging and engaging critique of why leadership has proven so problematic during the history of European Integration
British Study of Politics in the Twentieth Century, Paperback (May 2003)» View all books by Jack Hayward
The distinctive strength of political science in Britain is revealed in this guide to modern British scholarship in the field. As well as charting the development of the discipline, the essays examine the contributions to the study of nationalism, totalitarianism and authoritarianism and the influential British approach to international relations.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Governing from the Centre book by Jack Hayward and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.