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The Resource Policy paradox : the art of political decision making, Deborah Stone

Policy paradox : the art of political decision making, Deborah Stone

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Policy paradox : the art of political decision making
Title
Policy paradox
Title remainder
the art of political decision making
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Stone
Title variation
Art of political decision making
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author holds that policy science, rather than enabling a rational analysis of a given situation, must be able to confront the ambiguity and paradox of human issues--i.e., its issues are political issues. She argues that the major methods of policy reform--incentives, rules, persuasion, legal rights, and reorganization of authority--are complex social processes rather than mere tools of policy makers, and shows how values enter into policy design and implementation. The new edition includes a study of one of today's trickiest policy issues: affirmative action
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DLC
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Stone, Deborah A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Policy sciences
  • Political planning
Label
Policy paradox : the art of political decision making, Deborah Stone
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published under title: Policy paradox and political reason. 1988
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
45888968
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
xv, 428 pages
Isbn
9780393976250
Lccn
2001030191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780393976250
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Policy paradox : the art of political decision making, Deborah Stone
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published under title: Policy paradox and political reason. 1988
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
45888968
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
xv, 428 pages
Isbn
9780393976250
Lccn
2001030191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780393976250
Other physical details
illustrations

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