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Engendering the machinery of governance

Durose Catherine and Gains Francesca

in Women and New Labour: Engendering politics and policy?

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861348289
eISBN:
9781447304302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861348289.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter explores changes to the representation policies in the UK, Scottish, and Welsh legislatures, in local government and the nonelected state. It then investigates the way in which executive ... More


Canadian legislatures, public policy and policy analysis

Ted Glenn

in Policy Analysis in Canada

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447334910
eISBN:
9781447334934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447334910.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter aims to clarify the roles that legislatures play in Canadian public policy and its analysis by looking at the institution as it functions in the country’s parliamentary system of ... More


A policy analysis of the Japanese Diet from the perspective of ‘Legislative Supporting Agencies’

Jun Makita

in Policy analysis in Japan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781847429841
eISBN:
9781447311515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429841.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The ‘Legislative Supporting Agencies (LSAs)’ are agencies supporting legislation of the Diet and legislative activities by its members. In the Japanese Diet, the Research Bureau of the House of ... More


Policy analysis in Brazil

Jeni Vaitsman, Jose M. Ribeiro, and Lenaura Lobato (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306849
eISBN:
9781447310976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306849.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Policy analysis in Brazil is part of the International Library of Policy Analysis and is the first book to paint a comprehensive panorama of policy analysis activities in Brazil. Highlighting the ... More


The Role of the Brazilian Legislature in the Public Policy Decision-Making Process

Fabiano Santos

in Policy analysis in Brazil

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306849
eISBN:
9781447310976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306849.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter analyses the case of Brazil's Congress in the light of the informational approach, according to which activity on parliamentary commissions centred on building up information and ... More


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