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Basic methods of policy analysis and planning

Author: Carl V Patton; David S Sawicki
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ : Prentice Hall, 1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

The book focuses on basic, quickly applied policy analysis methods that can be used to resolve policy problems. There are relevant, real life examples used throughout.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl V Patton; David S Sawicki
ISBN: 013060948X 9780130609489
OCLC Number: 474269750
Description: 482 s
Contents: I. METHODS. 1. The Need for Simple Methods of Policy Analysis and Planning. 2. The Policy Analysis Process. 3. Crosscutting Methods. 4. Verifying, Defining, and Detailing the Problem. 5. Establishing Evaluation Criteria. 6. Identifying Alternatives. 7. Evaluating Alternative Policies. 8. Displaying Alternatives and Distinguishing Among Them. 9. Monitoring and Evaluating Implemented Policies. II. CASES. 10. Downtown Development. 11. Defending Against Accusations of Prejudice. 12. Solid-Waste Collection Methods. 13. Campus Parking Policies. 14. Emergency Aid for Home Fuel: Developing an Allocation Formula. 15. A Tax on Paper Diapers. 16. Public-Private Development: Underground Atlanta. Bibliography. Index.
Responsibility: Carl V. Patton and David S. Sawicki


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