Save 40% site-wide with our holiday sale! Use code HOLIDAY23 at checkout. More details here.

Public Policy

Showing 1 to 16 of 16 results.

Policy Issues Affecting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Families

A comprehensive account of the discrimination that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender families confront and a look at how policy changes could make them more secure

Mobilizing the Metropolis

How the Port Authority Built New York

Durable lessons from New York on collaboration, leadership, and overcoming complex political challenges

The State You See

How Government Visibility Creates Political Distrust and Racial Inequality

How race affects Americans' experiences of government

The Enduring Legacy

Structured Inequality in America's Public Schools

The moral failure of American structured inequality in education

Following in Footsteps or Marching Alone?

How Institutional Differences Influence Renewable Energy Policy

Renewable energy policies and the politics of resource management

Putting Federalism in Its Place

The Territorial Politics of Social Policy Revisited

This book proposes a method for understanding the relationship between federalism and public policy in a comparative and institutional perspective

Evading the Patronage Trap

Interest Representation in Mexico

Patronage negatively affects economic opportunity for small farms and businesses

Governing Abroad

Coalition Politics and Foreign Policy in Europe

Brings political parties back to the study of foreign policy

The Language(s) of Politics

Multilingual Policy-Making in the European Union

Multilingualism depoliticizes policymaking in the EU

Coronavirus Politics

The Comparative Politics and Policy of COVID-19

Global experts develop explanations of how governments responded to COVID-19

The Three Ages of Government

From the Person, to the Group, to the World

Subjects into citizens—understanding the role of government in democracies

State of Empowerment

Low-Income Families and the New Welfare State

After-school programs that shift power to parents do more than help kids read and write — they create politically engaged citizen-parents

Gender, Intersections, and Institutions

Intersectional Groups Building Alliances and Gaining Voice in Germany

A fascinating look at diversity issues and an analysis of how intersectional groups garner political attention

Early Start

Preschool Politics in the United States

A political history of the debate over preschool education policy in the United States

LGBT Youth in America's Schools

Schools should be safe and affirming institutions of learning for all students, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity