Comparative Policy Research

Learning from Experience
  • 531 Pages
  • 1.82 MB
  • English
Palgrave Macmillan
Research, Public Policy, Sociology, Policy sci
ContributionsAriane Berthoin Antal (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9777113M
ISBN 100312153570
ISBN 139780312153571

The chapters provide highly instructive insights and ideas on how to improve the design and research programs in comparative policy studies. This way, the book will significantly help to advance the state-of-the art in this field especially with regard to theory-building and theory-testing' Prof.

Christoph Knill, University of Munich, Germany. Globalisation, Policy and Comparative Research, which is the fifth volume in the volume book series Globalisation, Comparative Education and Policy Research, presents scholarly research on major discourses in comparative education cturer: Springer.

This 14 th volume in the volume book series sets out to explore the interrelationship between ideology, the state, and education reforms, placing it in a global context. It examines some Comparative Policy Research book the major education reforms and policy issues in a global culture, particularly in the light of recent shifts in accountability, quality and standards-driven education, and policy cturer: Springer.

Comparative Social Policy explores the new context of social policy and considers how cross-national theory and research can respond to the challenges facing welfare. This book extends and deepens cross-national esearch by exploring the theoretical and conceptual frameworks through which social policy and welfare systems have been understood.

) explores the ongoing applicability and relevance of the framework for comparative policy research. Although his book Agendas, Alternatives and Public Policies focused exclusively on the United States, comparative policy research has long engaged with the multiple-streams framework (Kingdon ).1 For example, according to the.

In the first volume of its kind, a collection of top policy scholars combine empirical and methodological analysis in the field of comparative policy studies to provide compelling insights into the formulation, implementation and evaluation of policies across regional and.

Over the past decades, the comparative method has attracted the attention of the theorists, and studies based on this approach have increased in applied policy research. The Comparative Study of Foreign Policy: Perspectives on the Future James A.

Caporaso (University of Denver), Charles F. Hermann (Ohio State University), Charles W. Kegley, Jr. (University of South Carolina), James N. Rosenau (University of Southern California, Dina A.

Zinnes (University of Illinois).File Size: KB. The Globalisation, Comparative Education and Policy Research book series aims to meet the research needs of all those interested in in-depth developments in comparative education research. The series provides a global overview of developments and changes in policy and comparative education research during the last decade.

Presenting up-to-date scholarly. The Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice (JCPA) has pioneered comparative policy studies since and is the only explicitly comparative journal of policy analytic studies.

The ICPA-Forum encourages exchanges through annual workshops on topics of interest, special The Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice. Where Comparative Public Administration and Comparative Policy Studies Meet Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis 20(1).

Comparative Social Research seeks well-written articles that place the current or historical data in context, critically review the literature of comparative studies, or provide new theoretical or methodological insights.

The series recognizes that comparative research is theoretically and methodologically interdisciplinary, and encourages and. Founded inthe ICPA-Forum mission is founded by an international network of scholars dedicated to the advancement, encouragement and exchange of ideas, research, and other activities relating to comparative policy analytic studies.

A Handbook of Comparative Social Policy. Book Description. This Handbook presents the first comprehensive study of policy analytical practices in comparative perspective. It explores emerging developments and innovations in the field and advances knowledge of the nature and quality of policy analysis across different countries and at different levels of government by all relevant actors, both inside and outside.

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Immigration policy is one of the most contentious issues facing policy makers in the twenty-first century. Immigration in the Twenty-First Century provides students with an in-depth introduction to the politics that have led to the development of different approaches over time to immigration policy in North America, Europe, and Australia.

All journal articles featured in Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice vol 22 issue 2. Comparative Research and case selection The Use of Comparative analysis in political science: relating politics, polity and policy to society End matter - Exercises & Questions – Further Reading.

component of a Handbook for Methodology for Comparative Policy Analysis. CALL FOR PAPERS We envisage five sessions for this panel: The first session will focus on the linkage of issues in comparative analysis, such as case selection and the relative utility of Most-Similar and Most-Different Systems Designs with policy analysis.

Strengthening the Comparative Dimension in Comparative Education (Research) Aaron Benavot Visiting Professor, Center for the Study of International Cooperation in Education (CICE) and Professor, Dept. of Educational Administration and Policy Studies, School of Education University at Albany-State University of New York CICE Seminar, Hiroshima File Size: 1MB.

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ER -Author: Raul Lejano. Comparative politics is a field in political science characterized either by the use of the comparative method or other empirical methods to explore politics within (as opposed to between) countries.

Substantively, this can include questions relating to political institutions, political behavior, conflict, and the causes and consequences of economic development. Comparative Public Policy Introduction Public policy is the study of what governments do, and do not do.

More specifically, it is the investigation of what policies are and how they perform (policy analysis) as well as how they come into being and are.

Get this from a library. Comparative social policy: theory and research. [Patricia Kennett] -- This text explores the new context of social policy and considers how cross-national theory and research can respond to the challenges facing welfare.

It is. Following these empirical tests, the book examines themes that emerge across cases and seeks to set an agenda for future research.

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Intended for students and scholars of public administration and public policy, this book will be the first to provide a comprehensive comparative assessment of management's impact on organizational performance.

The Cambridge Studies in Comparative Public Policy series was established to promote and disseminate comparative research in public policy. The objective of the series is to advance the understanding of public policies through the publication of the results of comparative research into the nature, dynamics and contexts of major policy challenges and responses to them.

Globalisation, Policy and Comparative Research, which is the fifth volume in the volume book series Globalisation, Comparative Education and Policy Research, presents scholarly research on major discourses in comparative education research.

It provides an easily accessible, practical yet. This book summarizes recent advances in the work on agenda-setting in a comparative perspective.

The book first presents and explains the data-gathering effort undertaken within the Comparative Agendas Project over the past ten years.

Individual country chapters then present the research undertaken within the many national projects. bined in comparative research designs in complementary ways. Until now, this has been hampered by widespread misunderstanding of the relation- ship between statistical and qualitative-historical methods of comparison and their respective theoretical bases.

Our discussion of theory and method in comparative research dif-File Size: 2MB. variations in the explanatory variable or variables.

Comparative research can be traced to a long history that has gained much attention in current research due to globalization, technological advances, etc. on cross-national platforms (Azarian.

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ce for Health Policy and Systems Research. Health Organization. ISBN 92 4 6 (NLM classification: W ).The authors use examples from a wide range of social policy analysis to illustrate what can be gained by conducting comparative social policy first part of the book provides a broad overview of the growing interest in comparative welfare state research and a discussion of major theoretical and methodological aspects relevant to.Comparative Policy Analysis Author: Arthur I.

Cyr Subject: This article was prepared as an introduction to a special issue of [Policy Sciences] which will appear in December Created Date: 10/1/ AM.