Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Analysing Corruption
Foyalty 61

Analysing Corruption (Paperback)

£19.99
Despatched in 2 business days.

Synopsis

Repeated corruption scandals and the efforts of the international political community to find ways to counteract them have compelled economists, anthropologists and political scientists to confront corruption as a subject for serious academic research. This textbook introduces students to the field of corruption analysis and the challenges facing its researchers.





The book explores the definitional challenges, the problems of measurement and the methodologies that underpin the standard corruption indices. The key drivers of corrupt practice are identified and the arguments used to understand the causes of corruption are outlined. The book looks at what works in the fight against corruption, including international conventions and organizations, and policy initiatives at the national level. The role of third sector organizations, the so-callled "anti-corruption industry" and the work of citizen activists and "armchair auditors" are also explored.





Analysing Corruption provides an authoritative and engaging introduction to a subject that is the largest public policy challenge that the state faces in many parts of the world. It is suitable for courses in politics, public policy, public administration, development studies and anthropology. It will also be of value to those working in NGOs and charities helping to shape anti-corruption thinking.

History & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical corruption Publisher: Agenda Publishing Publication Date: 31/05/2017 ISBN-13: 9781911116554  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Despatched in 2 business days. Login for Quick Checkout Add to Basket

Dan Hough is professor of politics and director of the Sussex Centre for the Study of Corruption at the University of Sussex.

More books by Dan Hough

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Prioritizing Development: A Cost...
(Paperback)
Bjorn Lomborg
 
 
£28.99
 
Corruption Scandals and their Global...
(Hardback)
Omar E. Hawthorne; Stephen Magu
 
 
£115.00
 
Criminal Enterprises and Governance ...
(Paperback)
Enrique Desmond Arias
 
 
£20.99
 
Cheating, Corruption, and ...
(Paperback)
Jan-Willem van Prooijen; Paul A. M....
 
 
£24.99
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd