The origins and power of mercantile institutions are among the enigmas that this work attempts to explore across an original theoretical context as well as a series of studies on the wine market, biotechnology firms, and the convention ISO 26000.
Second volume of the Public Policy series, this opus focuses on the effects of public action on the social and political body
Olivier Borraz, Virginie Guiraudon
The term "Righteous of France" makes reference to "Righteous Among the Nations" created by the Hebrew State. The expression has been reclaimed by French public powers. The author confrontes several of questions posed by contemporary debates on memory.
Politiques publiques de la mémoire
Gilles Pinson retraces the origins of large-scale urban projects of Marseille, Nantes, Venice, Turin, Manchester and analyses their impact on urbanism and urban governance.
Urbanisme et gouvernance des villes européennes
The notion of risk has taken center stage in public politics, the management of public and private organizations. The goal of this work is to demonstrate the successive steps explaining the assessment of risk in our advanced societies.
"Cet ouvrage fournit un vaste tableau des implications de la construction européenne sur les politiques publiques en France". Le Monde diplomatique
William Genieys advances the thesis of the emergence of a state political elite...
This work proposes an original analysis of the laboratory of New Labour and its effects on the life of the British citizens.
Le bilan des réformes
Florence Faucher, Patrick Le Galès
The most complete analysis of 15 years of transition and Europeanization of Central and Eastern Europe.
Mondialisation, européanisation et changement social
L'ouvrage permet une analyse en profondeur de la crise politique actuelle, à un moment où la France fait difficilement face aux pressions exercées par l’Europe et par l’économie globalisée.
This book presents new analyses of public policy : it studies the technology of governance and more especially the instruments used for putting public policy into practice.
Pierre Lascoumes, Patrick Le Galès
How and why do we decide a medication is acceptable for use? What level of involvement does the pharmaceutical industry have in review procedures? Is the protection of public health ensured appropriately?...
Politique - Expertise - Intérêts privés
This work analyzes the mechanisms of promotion and legalization of different segments of the market of protection, discusses the notion of "police privatization" and the causes of the “state monopoly"...