Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

PS-717 POLICY AND DECISION MAKING IN PAKISTAN

PS-717 POLICY AND DECISION MAKING IN PAKISTAN:

1.         Introduction.

2.         Policy Making Process.

3.         Scope and Characteristics of the Public Policy Making.

4.         Conceptual Approaches to Policy Making.

5.         Models of Public Policy Analysis.

6.         Policy formulation, Structure and Process of Policy Making.

7.         Public Policy Making in Modern States.

8.         Forecasting Policy Alternatives.

9.         Recommending Policy Actions.

10.        Implementing Public Policy.

11.        Monitoring Public Policy.

12.        Evaluating Public Policy.

13.        Improving the Policy Making Process.

14.        Case Studies of Public Policies.

15.        How to improve Public Policy Making in Pakistan? (a) Foreign Policy (b) Educational Policy (c) Economic Policy (d) Industrial Policy and (e) Labour Policy.

 

SUGGESTED READINGS:

Ansari, MA Salim. Social Research in National Development, Peshawar: Pakistan Academy for Rural Development, 1962.

Dunn, William N. Public Policy Analysis, Prentice-Hall, Inc. Englewood Cliffs, N. J. 1981.

Dye, Thomas R. Understanding Public Policy, Prentice-Hall, Inc. Englewood Clifs, N. J. 1978.

Eyestone, Robert. From Social Issues to Public Policy, Johan Willey & Sons N. J. 1978.

Frank, P. Methodologies for Analysis of Public Policy, Paba Field Ltd, 1976.

Griffith, From Policy to Administration, London: Allen Unwin, 1976.

Hassan, Habib. Public Policy, Lahore: WAJIDALIS, 1976.

James, A. Public Policy Making, New York: 1979.

Johan, Charles O. An Introduction to the Study, of Public Policy, Eelmount California: W/Worth Pub, Co. 1970.

Lindblom, Charles E. The Policy Making Process, England: Cliffs, N. J. Prentice Hall Inc, 1965.

Shaikh, Dr. Muhammad Hassan.  An Introduction to Public Policy with reference to Pakistan, Karachi: Rehbar Publishers, 1994.

Smith, Michel P. and Associates. Politics in America: Studies in Policy Analysis, New York: Random House, 1974.

 

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