The Public Policy Theory Primer

3.88 avg rating
( 34 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780813347493: The Public Policy Theory Primer

A detailed and now thoroughly updated investigation of the key theories in contemporary public policy.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Kevin B. Smith is professor of political science at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Christopher W. Larimer is associate professor of political science at the University of Northern Iowa.

Review:

"There simply is nothing better than Smith and Larimer's The Public Policy Theory Primer, Second Edition for a broad, thought-provoking, and politically attuned review of the theories and findings that constitute the field. If you want to refresh your own perspective, you'll benefit from reading it; if you take your students seriously, you'll want to assign it."
Jeffrey Henig, Columbia University

"Much more than a primer, this comprehensive second edition recognizes the changing dynamics of policy science, emphasizing the latest research in implementation studies. Perfect for graduate seminars and students studying for comprehensive examinations, just about everything you need to know about the field of policy science is in this book."
Jacqueline Vaughn, Northern Arizona University

Praise from First Edition:
"Smith and Larimer's tour de force provides both summary and serious critique of the field of policy studies. It will contribute to the future development of the field by presenting both students and their professors the first serious holistic evaluation of the entire field, rather than the partial views usually addressed in texts. It will be the standard reference for years to come."
Bryan D. Jones, University of Texas at Austin

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Kevin B. Smith; Christopher W. Larimer
ISBN 10: 0813347491 ISBN 13: 9780813347493
New Quantity Available: 11
Seller:
Books-FYI, Inc.
(Cadiz, KY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 23MA3600Z0YY

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 25.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Smith, Kevin B., Larimer, Christopher W.
Published by Westview Press
ISBN 10: 0813347491 ISBN 13: 9780813347493
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Maryland Book Bank
(Baltimore, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Westview Press. Book Condition: New. All sales benefits The Maryland Book Bank. Bookseller Inventory # 2-Q-1-0129

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 25.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Kevin B. Smith; Christopher W. Larimer
Published by Westview Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0813347491 ISBN 13: 9780813347493
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Westview Press, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0813347491

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 41.88
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Smith, Kevin B.; Larimer, Christopher W.
Published by Westview Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0813347491 ISBN 13: 9780813347493
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Westview Press, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0813347491

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Smith, Kevin B., Larimer, Christopher W.
Published by Westview Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0813347491 ISBN 13: 9780813347493
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Westview Press, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110813347491

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 57.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Smith, Kevin B./ Larimer, Christopher W.
Published by Westview Pr (2013)
ISBN 10: 0813347491 ISBN 13: 9780813347493
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Westview Pr, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 2nd edition. 273 pages. 9.00x6.00x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0813347491

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 58.33
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Smith, Kevin B., Larimer, Christopher W.
Published by Westview Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0813347491 ISBN 13: 9780813347493
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Nearfine Books
(Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Westview Press, 2013. Book Condition: new. Shiny and new! Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780813347493-1

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 68.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds