globe
  1. Understanding public policy: theories and issues - Paul Cairney 2012

    Book Required

  2. Theory and methods in political science - Vivien Lowndes, David Marsh, Gerry Stoker 2018

    Book Required

  3. Week 2: Politics, Policy and Political Science 6 items
    1. Understanding public policy: theories and issues - Paul Cairney 2012

      Book Required Read Chapter 1. High Use copy held in the Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access.

    2. Politics - Andrew Heywood, ProQuest (Firm) 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 1: What is politics?

    3. Politics: the basics - Nigel A. Jackson, Stephen D. Tansey 2015 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 1: Politics

    4. Political theory: an introduction - Andrew Heywood c2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 1: Introduction: concepts and theories in politics

    5. An introduction to Australian public policy: theory and practice - Sarah Maddison, Richard Denniss 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 1: The Australian policy context

  4. Week 3: New Institutionalism and the GFC 9 items
    1. Understanding public policy: theories and issues - Paul Cairney 2012

      Book Required Read chapter 4. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    2. Encyclopedia of governance - Mark Bevir 2007

      Book Required Read pp. 606-610: New Institutionalism

    3. The state: theories and issues - Colin Hay, Michael Lister, David Marsh 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 5: Institutionalism

    4. Analyzing public policy - Peter John 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read chapter 3: Institutions

    5. Masters of the universe, slaves of the market - Stephen Bell, Andrew Hindmoor 2015 (electronic resource)

      Book Required

  5. Week 4: Rational Choice and Climate Change 11 items
    1. Understanding public policy: theories and issues - Paul Cairney 2012

      Book Required Read chapter 11. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    2. The public policy process - Michael J. Hill, Frédéric Varone 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 5

    3. Introduction to public policy - Charles J. Wheelan 2011

      Book Required Read Chapter 3. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    4. Theory and methods in political science - David Marsh, Gerry Stoker 2010

      Book Required Read chapter 2.

    5. Chapter 1: Introduction - Andrew Hindmoor 2006

      Chapter Required

    6. Rational choice - Andrew Hindmoor 2006

      Book Required Read Chapter 8. High Use copy in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access.

    7. Analyzing public policy - Peter John 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 6

    8. The politics of climate change - Anthony Giddens 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Required

  6. Week 5: Constructivism and Refugee Crises 8 items
    1. 21st century political science: a reference handbook - John T. Ishiyama, Marijke Breuning 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 56: Constructivism

    2. International encyclopedia of political science - Bertrand Badie, Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Ayukawa, J. "Constructivism "

    3. An introduction to international relations 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 7: Constructivism

    4. Commonsense constructivism or the making of world affair - Ralph Pettman 2015 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 1: Making world affairs

    5. A right to flee: refugees, states, and the construction of international cooperation - Phil Orchard 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read: Chapter 2: 'Structures, agency, and refugee protection', pp.18-44.

  7. Week 6: Political Psychology and Nudging 7 items
    1. Theory and methods in political science - David Marsh, Gerry Stoker 2010

      Book Required Read: Chapter 5: 'Political psychology', pp.99-113.

    2. Introduction to political psychology - Martha L. Cottam, Elena Mastors, Thomas Preston, Beth Dietz-Uhler 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 1: Political Psychology: Introduction and Overview & Chapter 2: Personality and politics

    3. Governing after crisis: the politics of investigation, accountability and learning - Arjen Boin, Allan McConnell, Paul t'Hart 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 2: Weathering the Politics of Responsibility and Blame: the Bush Administration and its response to Hurricane Katrina

    4. Governing by Looking Back: Historical Analogies and Crisis Management - Annika Brandstrom, Fredrik Bynander, Paul 't Hart 2004

      Article Required

  8. Week 7: Marxism and Mining 8 items
    1. Political ideologies and the democratic ideal - Terence Ball, Richard Dagger, Daniel I. O'Neill 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 5: Socialism and Communism: From More to Marx

    2. Understanding public policy: theories and issues - Paul Cairney 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 3: Power and Public Policy

    3. The public policy process - Michael J. Hill, Frédéric Varone 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 2: Theories of power and the policy process

    4. Political theory: an introduction - Andrew Heywood 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 5: Power, authority and legitimacy

    5. Public policy: a new introduction - Christoph Knill, Jale Tosun 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 5: Problem definition and agenda-setting

    6. Theory and methods in political science - David Marsh, Gerry Stoker 2010

      Book Required Read: Maguire, D., ‘Marxism’.

    7. Power and poverty: theory and practice - Peter Bachrach, Morton S. Baratz 1970

      Book Required

    8. Power: a radical view - Steven Lukes 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Required

  9. Week 8: Feminism and Domestic Violence (pick one on feminism and one on violence) 9 items
    1. The Number One Question about Feminism - Jennifer Baumgardner, Richards, Amy 2003

      Article Required

    2. Chapter 19: Feminist analysis - Elisabeth Porter 2002

      Chapter Required

    3. The state: theories and issues - Colin Hay, Michael Lister, David Marsh 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 6: Feminism

    4. Third Wave Feminisms - Jennifer Drake, Barbara Findlen, Rebecca Walker 1997

      Article Required

    5. Family and Domestic Violence Strategy - Australian Government Department of Human Services 2017

      Website Required

  10. Week 9: Deliberative Democracy and Road Safety 6 items
    1. Why deliberative democracy? - Amy Gutmann, Dennis F. Thompson 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 1: What deliberative democracy means

    2. Models of democracy - David Held, Gareth Schott 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 3 & 9

    3. Deliberation, participation and democracy: can the people govern? - Shawn W. Rosenberg 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read chapter 1: An introduction: theoretical perspectives and empirical research on deliberative democracy

  11. Week 10: Governance and Disaster Management 6 items
    1. Rethinking governance: the centrality of the state in modern society - Stephen Bell, Andrew Hindmoor 2009 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read: Chapters 1 & 2.

    2. Interactive governance: advancing the paradigm - Jacob Torfing 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Required

  12. Week 11:Street-Level Bureaucracy and Social Policy 8 items
    1. Implementing public policy: governance in theory and practice - Michael J. Hill, Peter L. Hupe 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read: Chapters 1 & 2

    2. The public policy process - Michael J. Hill, Frédéric Varone 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 11: Implementation: an overview

    3. Handbook of public policy - B. Guy Peters, Jon Pierre 2006

      Book Recommended Read Chapter 9: Implementation

    4. Chapter 1: Introduction - Marilyn Taylor 2011

      Chapter Recommended

  13. Week 12: Policy Streams and Gun Control 5 items
    1. Understanding public policy: theories and issues - Paul Cairney 2012

      Book Required Read chapter 11. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    2. Agendas, Alternatives, and Public Policies, Update Edition, with an Epilogue on Health Care - John W. Kingdon 2013

      Book Required Read: Chapter 1: How does an idea's time come?

    3. Theories of the policy process - Paul A. Sabatier 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Chapter 3: The multiple streams framework: structure, limitations, prospects

  14. Past Central Exam Papers 1 item
    1. Past Central Exam Papers

      Webpage  Follow the link and search for past exam papers by course code.