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policy science

n
(Sociology) a branch of the social sciences concerned with the formulation and implementation of policy in bureaucracies, etc
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He earned a BS degree in Business Economics (magna cum laude) and an MBA from the University of the Philippines and obtained his MS in Policy Science from the Graduate Institute of Policy Science (GRIPS) in Tokyo, Japan.
A final chapter explores whether there is such any such thing as policy science and recapitulates the book's commitment to establishing the unique conceptual, methodological, and empirical contributions made by those who study policy as such.
The second updated edition of The Public Policy Theory Primer provides a comprehensive survey of the changing world of policy science, and is a key acquisition for graduate students and students working with public policy theory and issues.
Because every problem is embedded in a web of social relationships, policy science seeks to establish contextuality, which involves social mapping and the decision-mapping processes.
Among his topics are ecological economics as a transdisciplinary approach to sustainability, ecological economics as a policy science, bridging the gap between the theory and practice, and developing effective policies for ecological agriculture.
Campbell specializes in writing about drug policy science and culture and is an associate professor at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Calder sees the American basing structure as a vital guarantor of stable global political-economic interdependence, and he draws the lines of a "save the bases" project in subsequent chapters, claiming that "there can be a policy science of basing.
South Wales Police, the University of Glamorgan and Cardiff University have joined forces to set up the universities policy science institute.
We must develop the skills in policy science and the skills of presenting ourselves in the media and to the media.
De tal suerte que entre las acciones de gobierno que se toman y las del modelo ideal del policy making hay una distancia considerable; aqui no obstante, hay una razon que a mi entender explica este fenomeno y es el de que aqui, no disena la policy ningun cientifico del Policy Science y si lo hace, esta no se ejecuta de acuerdo al proceso que se ha propuesto seguir.
Through ten case studies, it applies policy science methods to various natural resources problems.
According to the announcement, this new Sociological Abstracts file is the premium source of worldwide research in theoretical and applied sociology, social science, and policy science.
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