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The Sorcerer's Apprentice: An Anthropology of Public Policy

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by Cyril S. Belshaw
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The Sorcerer's Apprentice: An Anthropology of Public Policy by Cyril S. Belshaw

The Sorcerer's Apprentice: An Anthropology of Public Policy sees the community in a global and national view, raises a statement saying that society itself is policy making, and asks what societies can achieve if they did things differently.
The book is divided into five parts. Part I discusses the challenge of policy and explains how anthropology is a social science. Part II covers the analysis and policy of the village universe, the urban contribution, and elements of the nation state, international connections, and the "supra-nation". Part III includes the innovation and genesis of ideas, resources and their management, change, conflict, and resistance. Part IV discusses the process of technical assistance, politics and conflict, the relationship between the politician and the social scientist, the mastery of judgment, and the organization of social sciences, and Part V talks about the values, choice, and the problems of the social sciences.
Sociologists, anthropologists, and politicians, especially those who would like to know the importance of the social studies, its relation to society and politics, and the global community would find the text a good read.

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Pages: 358
Size: 42.8 MB
Publisher: Pergamon
Date published:   2014
ISBN: 9781483147697 (DRM-PDF)

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