Postgraduate Module Descriptor


POLM201: Policy and Politics: the theory and Strategy of Delivering Public Services (MPA ONLY)

This module descriptor refers to the 2013/4 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Polllitt, C, (2008), Time, Policy, Management: Governing with the Past, Oxford University Press

Ham C and Hill M, (1997)The Policy Process in the Modern Capitalist State, Prentice Hall/Harvester Wheatsheaf

Parsons D. W, (1996) Public Policy, Edward Elgar

Weiss L, (1998); The Myth of the Powerless State, Polity Press

John, P. (2011) Making Policy Work London: Routledge