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public policy

n.
The public interest or public good as expressed in principles that guide the interpretation and enforcement of the law: Contract provisions waiving legal rights may be held void as against public policy.
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James Magazine's Top Lobbyists Issue has become a staple for prominent leaders in Georgia's political and legal communities, recognizing the major players shaping public policy under Atlanta's "Gold Dome.
Social policy analyst Henricson argues that British public policy should interconnect with a fluid moral sphere, should enhance understanding of the role of morality, and should respond to its functions and pressure points.
Berry, David and Kamau, Caroline, Public Policy and Media Organizations, Ashgate, Aldershot, 2013, ISBN 9 7814 0940 2756, 200 pp.
The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) released its 2014 Public Policy Agenda: Retailers Strengthening Communities.
The three ISNA Legislative Conferences provided 145 nurses and nursing students with a public policy infusion to the brain.
With one of primary goals to serve as "the voice of nurse educators and champion their interests in political, academic, and professional arenas," we work actively to shape and inform public policy affecting nursing education and nursing workforce development.
Summary: The United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) has established the 'Emirates University Center for Public Policy and Leadership' as part of its efforts to promote the policy of the Government of United Arab Emirates and its strategic vision to be among the best countries in the world by 2021.
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.
The WNA Board of Directors adopted the WNA 2011-2012 Public Policy Agenda (PPA) for this legislative biennium.
Software company Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) today announced that Jace Johnson has been appointed as vice president for government affairs and public policy.
In his new role, based in Adobe's Washington DC office, Johnson will join Adobe's director of public policy, Paul Hughes, to work with government entities and industry associations on a range of public policy issues.
22 -- The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) has announced admissions to the XI batch of the Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy & Management (PGPPM), starting in June 2011.

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