Institutt for administrasjon og organisasjonsvitenskap

New book: Governance in South, Southeast, and East Asia

Professor Ishtiaq Jamil, Salahuddin M. Aminuzzaman and Sk. Tawfique M. Haque are editors of the new book coming out on Springer in July; Governance in South, Southeast, and East Asia: Trends, Issues and Challenges.


About the book

This book explores and analyzes governance and policy issues in South, Southeast, and East Asia. It maps governance challenges and analyzes current trends from the perspectives of democracy, public policy, and public institutions.

Regional public administration and governance systems have undergone some phenomenal changes over the last three decades and have played a key role in the economic progress of the area, especially in the Southeast and East Asian nations. Rich with country-specific evidence and analyses, the chapters in the book apply empirical and other research methods to examine shifting paradigms and best practices. This book develops an understanding of changes in the forms, process and practices of governance, both within the context of each nation and in a comparative perspective.

The book will appeal to scholars, academics, students, and practitioners of public administration, political science, and policy issues.


Read more about the book here.