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Archive for the 'New books' Category

New library acquisitions

By Kieron L Jones, on 9 March 2015

Van Lear, William, author. The social effects of economic thinking / William Van Lear. Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
ECONOMICS B 10 VAN

Tapscott, Don, 1947-, author. The digital economy : rethinking promise and peril in the age of networked intelligence / Don Tapsco New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2015]
ECONOMICS N 44 TAP

Corporate social responsibility and trade unions : perspectives across Europe / edited by Lutz Preus London : Routledge, 2015.
ECONOMICS V 145 PRE

Aligică, Paul Dragoș, author. Capitalist alternatives : models, taxonomies, and scenarios / Paul Dragos Aligica and Vlad Tarko. London : Routledge, 2015.
ECONOMICS Y 70 ALI

Dimier, Véronique, author. The invention of a European development aid bureaucracy : recycling empire / Véronique Dimier. Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
PUBLIC POLICY HC 241 DIM

Farrelly, Michael, 1974-, author. Discourse and democracy : critical analysis of the language of government / Michael Farrelly. New York : Routledge, 2015.
PUBLIC POLICY JC 423 FAR

Adams, Jad, author. Women and the vote : a world history / Jad Adams. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
PUBLIC POLICY JF 851 ADA

Behan, Cormac, author. Citizen convicts : prisoners, politics and the vote / Cormac Behan. Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2014.
PUBLIC POLICY JN 1541 BEH

New library acquisitions

By Kieron L Jones, on 23 January 2015

Micklethwait, John. The fourth revolution : the global race to reinvent the state / John Micklethwait & Adrian Wooldridg London : Allen Lane, 2014.
PUBLIC POLICY D 860 MIC

Policy change in the area of freedom, security and justice : how EU institutions matter / edited by London : Routledge, 2015.
PUBLIC POLICY JN 30 TRA

Regional and national elections in Western Europe : territoriality of the vote in thirteen countries
PUBLIC POLICY JN 94 DAN

Herro, Annie.  UN Emergency Peace Service and the responsibility to protect / Annie Herro.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XE 63 HER

Yuran, Noam. What money wants : an economy of desire / Noam Yuran.
ECONOMICS F 24 YUR

Engel, Eduardo.  The economics of public-private partnerships : a basic guide / Eduardo Engel, University of Chile, R
ECONOMICS J 36 GRI

Boland, Lawrence A. Model building in economics : its purposes and limitations / Lawrence A. Boland.
ECONOMICS R 15 BOL

Measuring economic sustainability and progress / edited by Dale W. Jorgenson, J. Steven Landefeld, a Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2014.
ECONOMICS R 45 JOR

New library acquisitions

By Kieron L Jones, on 17 December 2014

Easterly, William, 1957- author. The tyranny of experts : economists, dictators, and the forgotten rights of the poor / William Easte
ECONOMICS D 30 EAS

Sinn, Hans-Werner author. The Euro trap : on bursting bubbles, budgets, and beliefs / Hans-Werner Sinn.
ECONOMICS H 33 HAN

Spulber, Daniel F. author The innovative entrepreneur / Daniel F. Spulber.
ECONOMICS N 46 SPU

Robinson, William I. author Global capitalism and the crisis of humanity / William I. Robinson.
ECONOMICS Y 70 ROB

Majone, Giandomenico author. Rethinking the union of Europe post-crisis : has integration gone too far? / Giandomenico Majone.
PUBLIC POLICY HC 421 GIA

Sluga, Hans D. author. Politics and the search for the common good / Hans Sluga.
PUBLIC POLICY JC 330 SLU

Dickson, Del author. The people’s government : an introduction to democracy / Del Dickson.
PUBLIC POLICY JC 423 DIC

Peacemaking in the twenty-first century / edited by John Hume, T.G. Fraser and Leonie Murray.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XE 10 HUM

E-books on demand@UCL

By Kieron L Jones, on 20 November 2014

UCL Library Services is now running three pilot projects involving users in the acquisition of e-book content.

For a trial period, UCL students and staff can read and download 1000s of extra e-books across a wide range of subjects. UCL Library Services will buy those used most often and add them to our existing collection of over 300,000 e-books.

Like existing UCL e-books, these additional e-books can be found using Explore – search All Resources then filter by Online resource and Books. Alternatively you can go directly to one of the three websites where the additional e-books are hosted:

Go to our Ebooks on demand@UCL webpage to find out more.

 

New books

By Kieron L Jones, on 11 November 2014

Roth, Timothy P. author Economists and the state : what went wrong / Timothy P. Roth.
ECONOMICS B 26 ROT

Dixon, Adam D. author. The new geography of capitalism : firms, finance, and society / Adam D. Dixon.
ECONOMICS H 10 DIX

Europe and the governance of global finance / edited by Daniel Mügge.
ECONOMICS J 45 MUG

Gibson-Graham, J. K. author. Take back the economy : an ethical guide for transforming our communities / J.K. Gibson-Graham, Jenn
ECONOMICS Y 70 GIB

Tickner, J. Ann author. A feminist voyage through international relations / J. Ann Tickner.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XA 8 TIC

Colander, David C. author. Complexity and the art of public policy : solving society’s problems from the bottom up / David Cola
PUBLIC POLICY HD 87 COL

Gould, Carol C. author. Interactive democracy : the social roots of global justice / Carol C. Gould.
PUBLIC POLICY JC 423 GOU

López-Guerra, Claudio author. Democracy and disfranchisement : the morality of electoral exclusions / Claudio López-Guerra.
PUBLIC POLICY JF 831 LOP

New books

By Kieron L Jones, on 4 July 2014

Carolan, Michael S. Cheaponomics : the high cost of low prices / Michael Carolan. London : Routledge, 2014.
ECONOMICS F 59 CAR

Wasik, John F. Keynes’s way to wealth : timeless investment lessons from the great economist / John F. Wasik. New York ; London : McGraw-Hill Education, c2014.
ECONOMICS D 20 WAS

Rhodes, David (Of Boston Consulting Group) Accelerating out of the great recession : how to win in a slow-growth economy / David Rhodes and Dan New York ; London : McGraw-Hill, c2010.
ECONOMICS F 11 RHO

Zinkin, John Rebuilding trust in banks : the role of leadership and governance / John Zinkin.
ECONOMICS F 14 ZIN

Disasters and politics : materials, experiments, preparedness / edited by Manuel Tironi, Israel Rodr Chichester : Wiley Blackwell/The Sociological Review, 2014.
PUBLIC POLICY HU 553 TIR

Lebow, Richard Ned. Constructing cause in international relations / Richard Ned Lebow. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XA 7 LEB

The crisis of the twenty-first century : empire in the age of austerity / edited by Russell Foster,
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XB 27 FOS

International organization and global governance / edited by Thomas G. Weiss and Rorden Wilkinson.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XE 50 WEI

New Library books

By Kieron L Jones, on 8 May 2014

The theoretical evolution of international political economy : a reader / edited by Darel E. Paul an New York : Oxford University Press, c2013.
PUBLIC POLICY HF 1359 PAV

Eriksen, Erik Oddvar, 1955- The normativity of the European Union / Erik O. Eriksen. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
PUBLIC POLICY HN 373 ERI

Cirincione, Joseph. Nuclear nightmares : securing the world before it is too late / Joseph Cirincione. New York : Columbia University Press, c2013.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XB 34 CIR

Routledge handbook of civil wars / edited by Edward Newman and Karl DeRouen, Jr. London : Routledge, 2014.
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS XE 15 NEW

Cooper, George. Money, blood and revolution : how Darwin and the doctor of King Charles I could turn economics into Petersfield, Hampshire : Harriman House, 2014.
ECONOMICS A 12 COO

Best, Jacqueline, 1970- Governing failure : provisional expertise and the transformation of global development finance / Jac Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
ECONOMICS D 30 BES

Deductive irrationality : a commonsense critique of economic rationalism / edited by Stephen McCarth Lanham, MD ; Plymouth : Lexington Books, c2008.
ECONOMICS R 40 MCC

Münch, Richard, 1945- Academic capitalism : universities in the global struggle for excellence / Richard Münch. New York ; London : Routledge, 2014.
ECONOMICS T 54 MUN

New Library books

By Kieron L Jones, on 21 February 2014

Freedom, responsibility and economics of the person / Jérôme Ballet … [et al.]. London : Routledge, 2014.
ECONOMICS D 30 BAL

Asian tigers, African lions : comparing the development performance of Southeast Asia and Africa / e Leiden : Brill, 2013.
ECONOMICS D 30 BER

Nell, Edward J. Rational econometric man : transforming structural econometrics / Edward J. Nell, Karim Errouaki ; w Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, c2013.
ECONOMICS R 15 NEL

Public sector shock : the impact of policy retrenchment in Europe / edited by Daniel Vaughan-Whitehe Cheltenham : Edward Elgar ; Geneva : International Labour Office, c2013.
ECONOMICS T 55 VAV

Miller, Karen Johnston. Making and managing public policy / Karen Johnston Miller and Duncan McTavish. London : Routledge, 2014.
PUBLIC POLICY H 97 MIL

Bridge, Simon. Understanding the social economy and the third sector / Simon Bridge, Brendan Murtagh & Ken O’Neill. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
PUBLIC POLICY HM 548 BRI

Dunleavy, Patrick. Growing the productivity of government services / Patrick Dunleavy, Leandro Carrera. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, c2013.
PUBLIC POLICY JN 318 DUN

Boydstun, Amber E., 1977- Making the news : politics, the media, and agenda setting / Amber E. Boydstun. Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2013.
PUBLIC POLICY PN 4888 BOY

Recent Library acquisitions

By Kieron L Jones, on 16 December 2013

Locke, Richard M., 1959- The promise and limits of private power : promoting labor standards in a global economy / Richard M. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
ECONOMICS H 10 LOC

Ramalingam, Ben. Aid on the edge of chaos : rethinking international cooperation in a complex world / Ben Ramalingam. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
ECONOMICS H 45 RAM

Walter, Carl E., 1947- Red capitalism : the fragile financial foundation of China’s extraordinary rise / Carl E. Walter and Singapore : John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte. Ltd., 2012.
ECONOMICS L 89 WAL

Chasek, Pamela S., 1961- Global environmental politics / Pamela S. Chasek, David L. Downie, Janet Welsh Brown. Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, c2014.
PUBLIC POLICY GE 170 CHA

Graaf, Thijs van de. The politics and institutions of global energy governance / Thijs Van de Graaf. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
PUBLIC POLICY HD 9502 GRA

Dunn, William N. Public policy analysis / Dunn. Harlow : Pearson, c2014.
PUBLIC POLICY QUARTOS H 61 DUN

Recent Library acquisitions

By Kieron L Jones, on 28 November 2013

The Oxford handbook of political psychology / edited by Leonie Huddy, David O. Sears and Jack S. Lev Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2013.
PUBLIC POLICY JA 74 HUD

Transitions to democracy : a comparative perspective / edited by Kathryn Stoner and Michael McFaul. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013.
PUBLIC POLICY JC 489 STO

Schedler, Andreas, 1964- The politics of uncertainty : sustaining and subverting electoral authoritarianism / Andreas Schedle Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
PUBLIC POLICY JC 495 SCH

Russell, Meg. The contemporary House of Lords : Westminster bicameralism revived / Meg Russell. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
PUBLIC POLICY JN 621 RUS

Fleurbaey, Marc. Beyond GDP : measuring welfare and assessing sustainability / Marc Fleurbaey and Didier Blanchet. Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2013.
ECONOMICS D 30 FLE

Great expectations, slow transformations : incremental change in post-crisis regulation / edited by Colchester : ECPR Press, 2013.
ECONOMICS J 44 MOS

Hassan, Kabir. Introduction to Islamic banking & finance : principles and practice / M. Kabir Hassan, Rasem N. Kaye Harlow : Pearson, c2013.
ECONOMICS J 56 HAS

Cato, Molly Scott. The bioregional economy : land, liberty and the pursuit of happiness / Molly Scott Cato. London : Routledge, 2013.
ECONOMICS N 35 CAT