Postgraduate Module Descriptor

POLM001M: Risk, Responsibility, Regulation: Whose Policy is it Anyway (MPA only)

This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 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.

Ackerman, F. and Heinzerling, L. (2004) Priceless: On Knowing the Price of Everything and the Value of Nothing. New York: The New Press.

 Graham, J.D. and Wiener, J.B. (eds) (1995) Risk Versus Risk. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

 Hood, C. and Jones, D.K.C. (eds) (1996) Accident and Design. London: UCL Press.

 Hood, C., Rothstein, H. and Baldwin, R. (2001) The Government of Risk. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

 Kjaernes, U., Harvey, M. and Warde, A. (2007) Trust in Food. Palgrave.

 Majone, G. (2003) Risk Regulation in the European Union. EUI.

 Power, M (2007) Organized Uncertainty: Designing a World of Risk Management. Oxford University Press.

 Power, M. and Hutter, B. (eds) (2005) Organizational Encounters with Risk: An Introduction. Cambridge University Press.

 The module will be supported by ELE materials, including links to core texts, podcasts and lectures.