Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL3089: Policy in Action

This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 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.

Epp, C.R., Maynardâ??Moody, S. and D. Haiderâ??Markel. 2017. Beyond Profiling: The Institutional Sources of Racial Disparities in Policing. Public Administration Review 77(2): 168-178.


Falkner, G., Hartlapp, M. and O. Treib. 2005. Complying with Europe: EU harmonisation and soft law in the member states. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Hill, M. and P. Hupe. 2014. Implementing Public Policy. London: Sage publications.


Lipsky, M. 1980/2010. Street-Level Bureaucracy: The Dilemmas of the Individual in Public Services . New York: Russell Sage Foundation.


Treib, O. 2014. Implementing and complying with EU governance outputs. Living Reviews in European Governance 9(1), DOI: 10.12942/lreg-2014-1.