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Abelson, Donald E.

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Works: 22 works in 67 publications in 5 languages and 3,731 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: H97, 303.4833
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Do think tanks matter? assessing the impact of public policy institutes by Donald E Abelson ( )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The myth of the sacred the Charter, the courts and the politics of the constitution in Canada by Patrick James ( )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A capitol idea think tanks and US foreign policy by Donald E Abelson ( )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American think-tanks and their role in US foreign policy by Donald E Abelson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Think tanks y políticas públicas en Latinoamérica : dinámicas globales y realidades regionales ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transforming global information and communication markets the political economy of innovation by Peter F Cowhey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Innovation in information and communication technology (ICT) fuels the growth of the global economy. How ICT markets evolve depends on politics and policy, and since the 1950s periodic overhauls of ICT policy have transformed competition and innovation. For example, in the 1980s and the 1990s a revolution in communication policy (the introduction of sweeping competition) also transformed the information market. Today, the diffusion of internet, wireless, and broadband technology, growing modularity in the design of technologies, distributed computing infrastructures, and rapidly changing business models signal another shift. This pathbreaking examination of ICT from a political economy perspective argues that continued rapid innovation and economic growth required new approaches in global governance that will reconcile diverse interests and enable competition to flourish." "The authors (two of whom were architects of international ICT policy reforms in the 1990s) discuss this crucial turning point in both theoretical and practical terms, analyzing changes in ICT markets, examining three case studies, and considering principles and norms for future global policies. Readers wishing to explore certain topics in greater depth will find an electronic version of the text, additional materials, and virtual appendixes online."--BOOK JACKET
Soviet-Cuban intervention in Central America : Who is the puppet? Who is the puppeteer? by Donald E Abelson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zhi ku neng fa hui zuo yong ma : gong gong zheng ce yan jiu ji gou ying xiang li zhi ping gu? by Donald E Abelson ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The myth of the sacred : the charter, the courts, and the politics of the Constitution of Canada ( )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At its core this myth embodies the Trudeauian ideal of Canadian society - one that features a constitution that empowers impartial judges at the expense of politically motivated legislators; one that allows each individual to enjoy a uniform range of rights, freedoms, and means of belonging to the larger Canadian society; and one that seeks to ensure the primacy of the national government rather than the provincial. Trudeau called his vision the Just Society. But justice is an illusive and amorphous concept. Defining it, much less institutionalizing it, is fraught with risk. In modern liberal democracies, justice is typically understood as the product of some mix of liberty and equality, process and substance, with the amount of each component varying according to taste. It is not unusual for political actors to seek to institutionalize their own formulas for justice, but it is also not reasonable to expect these formulas to go unchallenged. Such a challenge represents the dominant theme of this volume. Contributors include Donald E. Abelson, Tom Flanagan (University of Calgary), Patrick James, James B. Kelly (Brock University), Michael Lusztig, Christopher P. Manfredi (McGill University), Hudson Meadwell (McGill University), Anthony A. Peacock (Utah State University), Mark Rush (Washington and Lee University), and Shannon I. Smithey (Kent State University)
People, security and borders the impact of the WHTI on North America = Les gens, la sécurité et les frontières : la WHTI et son impact sur l'Amérique du Nord. by Donald E Abelson ( )
2 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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1 edition published in 2007 in Arabic and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the road to the White House presidential candidates and the think tanks that advised them by Donald E Abelson ( )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The myth of the sacred the Charter, the courts and the politics of the constitution in Canada ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Descending the ivory tower American think tanks and their role in United States foreign policy, 1976-1988 by Donald E Abelson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Do think tanks matter? assessing the impact of public policy institutes by Donald E Abelson ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Public visibility and policy relevance measuring the impact and influence of Canadian policy institutes by Donald E Abelson ( )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
From policy research to political advocacy the changing role of think tanks in American politics by Donald E Abelson ( )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Following suit or falling behind? a comparative analysis of Canadian and American think tanks by Donald E Abelson ( )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Political news and political views an inquiry into the symbiotic relationship between American think tanks and the news media by Donald E Abelson ( )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Political agendas in policy communities environmental groups, the Ontario government and the debate over NAFTA by Donald E Abelson ( )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Abelson, Donald Edward
دونالد أبلسون
Languages
English (58)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (2)
Arabic (1)
French (1)
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