Public Policy and Research in Africa
Aiyede, E. Remi (editor)
Muganda, Beatrice (editor)
This open access book responds to the need for a specifically African focus on public policy. It outlines the fundamental principles of public policy research, and engages with major issues in the study of public policy from an African perspective, covering essential topics such as the location and centrality of social sciences in relation to public policy, leadership, methodology, institutions, governance, and gender. This book is essential for understanding the various aspects and dimensions of policy making in Africa that underscore quality research and are at the core of excellence in teaching and learning.
Keywordspublic policy; governance in Africa; African politics; policy research; gender and diversity; global policy; public sector innovation; political economy of public policy; political leadership; research communication
Publication date and placeCham, 2023
Politics & government
Political structure & processes