Biography

Maura Adshead, BA, MA (Limerick), Phd (Liverpool) is Associate Professor in Politics and Public Administration at the Department of Politics and Public Administration, and Head of Community Engagement, UL. She is currently co-convenor of the national Campus Engage Working Group on Engaged Research and responsible for promoting and supporting national policy on Engaged Research. Whilst her research interests focus on Irish and European politics and public policy, she has been involved in a number of community oriented research projects at local, regional and international levels. Prior to her appointment in Limerick, she carried out research and taught in the universities of Dundee, Liverpool, Essex, Galway and Dublin. She is author of Developing European Regions? Ashgate, 2002, co-author (with Jonathon Tonge) of Politics in Ireland, Palgrave, 2009; and co-editor (with Michelle Millar) of Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods, Routledge 2003 and (with Peadar Kirby and Michelle Millar) Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case, Manchester University Press, 2008; and (with Tom Felle) Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act, 2015, Manchester University Press, 2016. She has published a variety of articles on aspects of Irish politics and public policy and has carried out commissioned research for Combat Poverty, the Health Service Executive, the National Economic and Social Forum, and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

Research Interests

Politics and public policy in Ireland; comparative public policy in western Europe; Europeanisation and the impact of Europeanisation on national politics and public policy, community-oriented research methods and praxis

Professional Activities

Award

  • 2019 - Comhairle na nOg Engagement Case Study
  • 2018 - IRC/EU Marie Sklodowska-Curie CAROLINE post-doc award
  • 2018 - Oireachtas Centenary Project
  • 2018 - HEI MEITHEAL - UL
  • 2017 - Youth Engage ~ Enhancing civil society within an international context
  • 2016 - Ethnic Minority Health in Ireland - Building the evidence base to address health inequities
  • 2012 - Public Adminstration systems responding to HIV Aids in Africa (€923,486)
  • 2010 - (with Ronni Michelle Greenwood) collaborative work with ethnic minority women on ‘Identities, Immigration and Integration' (€5,000)
  • 2010 - UL Quality Improvement Fund Award €28,150.00 to develop the UL Practicum
  • 2009 - (with Chris McInerney) 'An evaluation of Irish participatory governance at sub-national level'
  • 2007 - HSE Research contract
  • 2007 - PRTLI funding
  • 2006 - University of Limerick Research Seed Funding
  • 2004 - Combat Poverty research award
  • 2000 - PSA UK (Political Studies Association ) annual prize
  • 2000 - University of Limerick College of Humanities research grant
  • 1997 - Deutscher Akademiker Austausch Dienst (DAAD) research grant
  • 1996 - Joint Royal Irish Academy and British Council research grant
  • 1995 - University of Liverpool research studentship
  • 1991 - U.L. College of Humanities Research Scholarship

Committee

  • 2005 College of Humanities Research Strategy Committee,
  • 2001 Royal Irish Academy (RIA) Research Committee 2001,
  • 1999 Political Studies Association of Ireland,executive committee member since 1998,
  • 0 Postgraduate Convener and Admissions Officer, *
  • 0 Subject Group Leader, *
  • 0 Joint Editor, *
  • 0 Joint Convener, *
  • 0 Course Director, *
  • 0 Member of the Centre for European Studies, *
  • 0 First year social-science course co-ordinator for European studies, *
  • 0 Socrates Co-ordinator, *
  • 0 Course Director, *

Association

  • 2001 Member, Royal Irish Academy (RIA) Research Committee
  • 1999 Consultant/Contributor on Government for Gill and Macmillan Encyclopaedia of Ireland, forthcoming 2003, Gill and Macmillan Encyclopaedia of Ireland
  • 1999 Ordinary member, The Political Studies Association (UK)
  • 1999 Associate member, Irish Institute for European Affairs
  • 1999 Ordinary member, The Irish Society for Contemporary European Studies
  • 1999 Executive Committee Member. (Vice President 2000-2002, President, 2002 -current), Political Studies Association of Ireland

Employment

  • 1999 University of Limerick - Lecturer in Politics and Public Administration
  • 1998 University of Dundee - Lecturer in West European Politics
  • 1996 University of Liverpool - Part-time teaching assistant
  • 1994 University of Essex - Teaching Fellow
  • 1993 Dublin Institute of Technology - Guest lecturer
  • 1993 University College Dublin - Part-time researcher for Professor Brigid Laffan
  • 1993 University College Galway - Teaching Assistant
  • 1991 University of Limerick - Part-time teaching assistant
  • 1990 FAS - Researcher
  • 1989 Students? Union, University of Limerick - President

Education

  • 1998 University of Liverpool - PhD
  • 1993 University of Limerick - Masters by research
  • 1989 University of Limerick, (First) - BA

Language

  • German
  • English

Peer Reviewed Journals

2019

Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: a collaborative rapid realist review process

Maura Adshead, Eidin Ni She, Sarah Morton, Veronica Lambert, Cliona Ni Cheallaigh, Vanessa Lacey, Eleanor Dunn, Cliona Loughnane, Joan O'Conneor, Amanda McCann and Thilo Kroll (2019) Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: a collaborative rapid realist review process. Health Expectations :298-306

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2019

Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: a collaborative rapid realist review process

Maura Adshead, Eidin Ni She, Sarah Morton, Veronica Lambert, Cliona Ni Cheallaigh, Vanessa Lacey, Eleanor Dunn, Cliona Loughnane, Joan O'Conneor, Amanda McCann and Thilo Kroll (2019) Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: a collaborative rapid realist review process. Health Expectations :298-306

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2018

The resilience of regional African HIV/AIDS research networks to the withdrawal of international authors in the subfield of public administration and governance: lessons for funders and collaborators

Quayle, M;Adshead, M (2018) The resilience of regional African HIV/AIDS research networks to the withdrawal of international authors in the subfield of public administration and governance: lessons for funders and collaborators. DORDRECHT : SPRINGER Scientometrics :163-173

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2018

A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland

Maura Adshead, N. Villarroel-Williams, A. MacFarlane, M. Roura, D. Nurse, J. LeMaster and A. Basogomba (2018) A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland. European Journal Of Public Health :152-160

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2018

A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland

Maura Adshead, N. Villarroel-Williams, A. MacFarlane, M. Roura, D. Nurse, J. LeMaster and A. Basogomba (2018) A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland. European Journal Of Public Health :152-160

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2018

Unveiling participation of ethnic minorities and other stakeholders in health research decision-making in Ireland

Maura Adshead, M. Roura, C. Bradley, A. Hannigan, A.Basogomba, J. LeMaster, N. Villarroel, A. Romer, A. Papyan, S. McCarthy, D. Nurse and A.MacFarlane (2018) Unveiling participation of ethnic minorities and other stakeholders in health research decision-making in Ireland. European Journal Of Public Health :38-42

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2017

'Immigrant Women's Experiences of Acculturative Stress: Ordinary Privileges, Overt Discrimination, and Psychological Well-Being'.

Greenwood, RM,Adshead, M,Jay, S (2017) 'Immigrant Women's Experiences of Acculturative Stress: Ordinary Privileges, Overt Discrimination, and Psychological Well-Being'. . Psychology Of Women Quarterly :497-512

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2017

Immigrant Women's Experiences of Acculturative Stress: Ordinary Privileges, Overt Discrimination, and Psychological Well-Being

Greenwood, RM,Adshead, M,Jay, S (2017) Immigrant Women's Experiences of Acculturative Stress: Ordinary Privileges, Overt Discrimination, and Psychological Well-Being. Psychology Of Women Quarterly :497-512

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2017

Who's Left in the wake of Irish Austerity?

Adshead, M> (2017) Who's Left in the wake of Irish Austerity?. Capital And Class

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2016

‘Having it all? Transferring community oriented research principles to teaching and learning to develop better university engagement'

Adshead, M. and Quillinan, B. (2016) ‘Having it all? Transferring community oriented research principles to teaching and learning to develop better university engagement'. Educational Action Research :35-55

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2016

Walking the walk? Critical reflections from an Afro-Irish emancipatory research network

Adshead, M,Dubula, V (2016) Walking the walk? Critical reflections from an Afro-Irish emancipatory research network. Educational Action Research :115-133

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2015

Engaged Scholarship at the University of Limerick: one response to the ‘civic shift' in Irish Higher Education

Adshead, M. (2015) Engaged Scholarship at the University of Limerick: one response to the ‘civic shift' in Irish Higher Education. Queensland, Australia Social Alternatives :13-19

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2014

EU cohesion policy and multilevel governance outcomes in Ireland: How sustainable is Europeanization?

Adshead, M (2014) EU cohesion policy and multilevel governance outcomes in Ireland: How sustainable is Europeanization?. European Urban And Regional Studies :416-431

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2013

Problem-Based Learning and Civic Engagement-Shifting the Focus of Learning in Public Policy Education

McInerney, C,Adshead, M (2013) Problem-Based Learning and Civic Engagement-Shifting the Focus of Learning in Public Policy Education. Ps-Political Science & Politics :630-636

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2013

Problem Based Learning and Civic Engagement - Shifting the focus of learning in public policy education

McInerney, C. and Adshead, M. (2013) Problem Based Learning and Civic Engagement - Shifting the focus of learning in public policy education. American Political Science Association (APSA) Ps-Political Science & Politics

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2013

EU Cohesion Policy, Partnership and Multi-Level Governance outcomes in Ireland: how sustainable is Europeanization

Maura Adshead (2013) EU Cohesion Policy, Partnership and Multi-Level Governance outcomes in Ireland: how sustainable is Europeanization. European Urban And Regional Studies

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2012

UNDERSTANDING POLICY SUCCESS. RETHINKING PUBLIC POLICY

Adshead, M (2012) UNDERSTANDING POLICY SUCCESS. RETHINKING PUBLIC POLICY. Public Administration :1113-1114

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2011

An Advocacy Coalition Framework Approach to the Rise and Fall of Social Partnership

Adshead, M (2011) An Advocacy Coalition Framework Approach to the Rise and Fall of Social Partnership. Irish Political Studies :73-93

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2011

The importance of neglect in Policy Making - book review

Adshead, M (2011) The importance of neglect in Policy Making - book review. Public Administration :1694-1696

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2010

Understanding policy success, rethinking public policy, book review

Adshead, M. (2010) Understanding policy success, rethinking public policy, book review. Public Administration

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2008

Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance

Adshead, M,McInerney, C,Considine, M,Giguere, S (2008) Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance. Theory And Practice Of Local Governance And Economic Development :233-254

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2006

New modes of governance and the Irish case: Finding evidence for explanations of social partnership

Adshead M. (2006) New modes of governance and the Irish case: Finding evidence for explanations of social partnership. Economic And Social Review :319-342

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2005

Elections to the European parliament, June 2004: The 15 established member states

Adshead, M; Hill, J (2005) Elections to the European parliament, June 2004: The 15 established member states. Electoral Studies :537-545

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2005

Europeanization and changing patterns of governance in Ireland

Adshead, M (2005) Europeanization and changing patterns of governance in Ireland. Public Administration :159-178

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2005

Elections to the European Parliament, June 2004: the 15 established member states

Adshead, M; Hill, J (2005) Elections to the European Parliament, June 2004: the 15 established member states. Electoral Studies (Usa) :537-545

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2005

Europeanization and changing patterns of governance in Ireland

Adshead, M (2005) Europeanization and changing patterns of governance in Ireland. Public Administration :159-178

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2002

Conceptualising Europeanisation: Policy Networks and Cross-National Comparison

Adshead M. (2002) Conceptualising Europeanisation: Policy Networks and Cross-National Comparison. Public Policy And Administration :25-42

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2002

Conceptualising Europeanisation: policy networks and cross national comparison

Adshead, M (2002) Conceptualising Europeanisation: policy networks and cross national comparison. Journal Of Public Policy :25-42

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1998

The move from government to governance: Irish development policy's paradigm shift

Adshead, M; Quinn, B (1998) The move from government to governance: Irish development policy's paradigm shift. Policy And Politics :209-225

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1996

Sea change on the isle of saints and scholars? The 1995 Irish referendum on divorce

M. Adshead (1996) Sea change on the isle of saints and scholars? The 1995 Irish referendum on divorce. Electoral Studies :138-142

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1996

Sea-change on the isle of saints and scholars? The 1995 Irish referendum on divorce

Adshead, M (1996) Sea-change on the isle of saints and scholars? The 1995 Irish referendum on divorce. Electoral Studies (Usa) :138-142

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1996

Moving beyond clientelism: a network analysis of state-farmer relations and the EC

Adshead, M. (1996) Moving beyond clientelism: a network analysis of state-farmer relations and the EC. West European Politics :583-608

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1996

Moving beyond clientelism: a network analysis of state-farmer relations in Ireland and the EC.

Adshead, M (1996) Moving beyond clientelism: a network analysis of state-farmer relations in Ireland and the EC.. West European Politics :583-608

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Books

2015

Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act

Adshead M.;Felle T. (2015) Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act. Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act :1-187

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2009

Politics in Ireland. Convergence and divergence in a two-polity island

Adshead, M; Tonge, J (2009) Politics in Ireland. Convergence and divergence in a two-polity island. London : Palgrave

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2008

Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case

Adshead, M; Kirby, P; Millar, M (2008) Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case. Manchester : Manchester University Press

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2003

Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods

Adshead, M; Millar, M (2003) Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods. London : Routledge

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2002

Developing European Regions? Comparative governance, policy networks and European Integration,

Adshead, M (2002) Developing European Regions? Comparative governance, policy networks and European Integration,. London : Ashgate

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2002

Developing European Regions?: Comparative Governance, Policy Networks and European Integration

Adshead M. (2002) Developing European Regions?: Comparative Governance, Policy Networks and European Integration. Aldershot : Ashgate

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Book Chapters

2020

Political Parties and the Policy Process

Maura Adshead and Diarmuid Scully (2020) Political Parties and the Policy Process. Bristol : Policy Press Policy analysis in Ireland

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2019

Fianna Fáil and Social Partnership: the Boom'

Maura Adshead (2019) Fianna Fáil and Social Partnership: the Boom' . Oxford : Peter Lang Recalling the Celtic Tiger :127-130

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2019

Fianna Fáil and Social Partnership: the Bust'

Maura Adshead (2019) Fianna Fáil and Social Partnership: the Bust' . Oxford : Peter Land Recalling the Celtic Tiger :131-134

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2016

‘One step forward – two steps back: FOI and Irish political Culture'

Adshead, Maura (2016) ‘One step forward – two steps back: FOI and Irish political Culture' . Manchester : Manchester University Press FOI@15. Ireland's experience with Freedom of Information :32-51

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2015

Conclusions

Adshead M.;Felle T.;O'Connor N. (2015) Conclusions. Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act :163-182

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2015

Two steps forward and one step back: political culture and FOI

Adshead, M (2015) Two steps forward and one step back: political culture and FOI. MANCHESTER : MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT :32-51

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2015

IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT Introduction

Adshead, M;Felle, T (2015) IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT Introduction. MANCHESTER : MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT :1-5

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2015

IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT Conclusions

Adshead, M;Felle, T;O'Connor, N (2015) IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT Conclusions. MANCHESTER : MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT :163-182

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2013

The Politics of the Constitutional Convention

Adshead, Maura (2013) The Politics of the Constitutional Convention. Dublin : New Island Books A Constitution for 21st century Ireland

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2011

The exercise and impact of Social Partnership on Irish Government

Adshead, M. (2011) The exercise and impact of Social Partnership on Irish Government. Dublin : IPA Governing Ireland: from Cabinet to Core Executive

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2011

Ireland: Two Trajectories of Institutionalization

O'Donnell R.;Adshead M.;Thomas D. (2011) Ireland: Two Trajectories of Institutionalization. Social Pacts in Europe: Emergence, Evolution, and Institutionalization

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2010

Ireland: the evolution and institutionalization of social partnership?

Adshead, M., O'Donnell, R. and Thomas, D. (2010) Ireland: the evolution and institutionalization of social partnership?. Oxford : Oxford University Press Social Pacts in Europe

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2010

Assessing the Europeanization dimension of the National Anti-Poverty Strategy in Ireland

Adshead, M (2010) Assessing the Europeanization dimension of the National Anti-Poverty Strategy in Ireland. Amsterdam : Rodopi Ireland and Europe: Europeanisation and Hibernicisation

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2008

Conclusions

Adshead, M; Kirby, P; Millar, M (2008) Conclusions. Manchester : Manchester University Press Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case :186-197

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2008

'Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance'.

Adshead, M and McInerney, C. (2008) 'Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance'.. Basingstoke : Palgrave Theory And Practice Of Local Governance And Economic Development, :233-254.

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2008

Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance

Adshead, M; McInerney, C (2008) Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance. Basingstoke : Palgrave The Theory and Practice of Local Governance and Economic Development :233-254

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2008

Ireland’s national anti-poverty strategy as new governance

Adshead M.;McInerney C. (2008) Ireland’s national anti-poverty strategy as new governance. Theory And Practice Of Local Governance And Economic Development :233-254

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2008

Ireland as a model of success: contesting the Irish state

Adshead, M; Kirby, P; Millar, M (2008) Ireland as a model of success: contesting the Irish state. Manchester : Manchester University Press Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case :1-24

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2008

State autonomy, State capacity and the Patterning of Politics in the Irish state

Adshead, M (2008) State autonomy, State capacity and the Patterning of Politics in the Irish state. Manchester : Manchester University Press Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case :50-72

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2007

Commentary on `The politics of language and literature in pre-independence Ireland (originally published by Tom Garvin in Irish Political Studies, 2, 1987: 49-63)

Adshead, M (2007) Commentary on `The politics of language and literature in pre-independence Ireland (originally published by Tom Garvin in Irish Political Studies, 2, 1987: 49-63). London : Routledge Irish Political Studies Reader: key contributions :176-194

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2003

Policy transfer and the Irish university sector (with Oliver Wall)

Adshead, M; Millar, M (2003) Policy transfer and the Irish university sector (with Oliver Wall). Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods :165-181

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2003

Policy networks and sub-national government

Adshead, M; Millar, M (2003) Policy networks and sub-national government. Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods :108-181

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2003

Policy networks and sub-national government in Ireland

Adshead M. (2003) Policy networks and sub-national government in Ireland. Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: Theory and Methods :101-120

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2003

Policy transfer and the Irish university sector

Adshead M.;Wall O. (2003) Policy transfer and the Irish university sector. Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: Theory and Methods :155-170

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1995

European Community - development, progress and prospects

Adshead, M (1995) European Community - development, progress and prospects. Dublin : DIT Regional and Local Development :101-131

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Edited Books

2003

Public administration and public policy in Ireland: Theory and methods

(2003) Public administration and public policy in Ireland: Theory and methods. London : Routledge :1-258

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Other Journals

2013

‘Disaggregating the impact of the European Union Cohesion Policy: differentiated responses in the internalisation of the policy's ‘added value' in Greece and Ireland'

Adshead, M. and Chardas, A. (2013) ‘Disaggregating the impact of the European Union Cohesion Policy: differentiated responses in the internalisation of the policy's ‘added value' in Greece and Ireland'. Region and Periphery :99-120

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Conference Publications

2019

keynote address to University of Sassari, Sardinia, Italy

Maura Adshead (2019) keynote address to University of Sassari, Sardinia, Italy.

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2019

keynote address to UNITO School of Doctoral Studies, University of Turin

Maura Adshead (2019) keynote address to UNITO School of Doctoral Studies, University of Turin.

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2019

keynote address to ApeNet conference, University of Milan, Italy

Maura Adshead (2019) keynote address to ApeNet conference, University of Milan, Italy.

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2018

8th Living Knowledge Conference, 28-30 May 2018, Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary.

Maura Adshead Sarah Bowman (2018) 8th Living Knowledge Conference, 28-30 May 2018, Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary..

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2018

The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin

Maura Adshead (2018) The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin.

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2018

SCI-COM annual Conference, Dublin

Maura Adshead (2018) SCI-COM annual Conference, Dublin .

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2018

The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin

Maura Adshead (2018) The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin .

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2017

The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin

Maura Adshead (2017) The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin .

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2017

Tom Johnson Summer School, Metropole Hotel, Cork

Maura Adshead (2017) Tom Johnson Summer School, Metropole Hotel, Cork.

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2016

Between autonomy, federalism and administrative structure – which regionalism in Europe?, Strasbourg, Brussels

Maura Adshead (2016) Between autonomy, federalism and administrative structure – which regionalism in Europe?, Strasbourg, Brussels.

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2015

International Conference of the Uganda Management Institute (UMI) and International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) on Governance and Service delivery in Developing countries

Maura Adshead and Vuyiseka Dubala (2015) International Conference of the Uganda Management Institute (UMI) and International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) on Governance and Service delivery in Developing countries.

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2015

UMI/ IASIA International Conference on Governance and Service delivery in Developing countries

Maura Adshead (2015) UMI/ IASIA International Conference on Governance and Service delivery in Developing countries.

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2015

22nd International Conference of Europeanists on ‘Contradictions: Envisioning European Futures, Sciences Po, Paris, France

Maura Adshead (2015) 22nd International Conference of Europeanists on ‘Contradictions: Envisioning European Futures, Sciences Po, Paris, France.

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2014

Politics and Policy Annual Conference

Maura Adshead (2014) Politics and Policy Annual Conference.

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2012

Douglas Hyde Annual Conference, ‘A Constitution for a 21st Century Republic', BMW Regional Assembly, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon, 26th October

Adshead, M. (2012) Douglas Hyde Annual Conference, ‘A Constitution for a 21st Century Republic', BMW Regional Assembly, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon, 26th October.

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2011

RSA (Regional Studies Association) Network on Effectiveness, Added Value and the Future of EU Cohesion Policy workshop on ‘Multi-Level Governance and Partnership in EU Cohesion policy', Institute for....

Adshead, M. (2011) RSA (Regional Studies Association) Network on Effectiveness, Added Value and the Future of EU Cohesion Policy workshop on ‘Multi-Level Governance and Partnership in EU Cohesion policy', Institute for.....

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2011

American Political Science Association APSA Annual Teaching and Learning Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 11-13 February

Adshead, M., Deverell, A. and Ni She, E. (2011) American Political Science Association APSA Annual Teaching and Learning Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 11-13 February .

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2011

Problem Based Learning, Today and Tomorrow, Trinity College Dublin, 26-27 May

McInerney, C. and Adshead, M. (2011) Problem Based Learning, Today and Tomorrow, Trinity College Dublin, 26-27 May .

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2011

Social Policy Association Annual Conference, ‘Bigger Societies, Smaller Governments?', University of Lincoln, 4-6 July

McInerney, C. and Adshead, M. (2011) Social Policy Association Annual Conference, ‘Bigger Societies, Smaller Governments?', University of Lincoln, 4-6 July .

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2010

American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2-5th September

Greenwood, R.M. and Adshead, M. (2010) American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2-5th September.

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2009

Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference,

Adshead, M. & Robinson, N. (2009) Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference,.

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2009

Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference, University of Manchester, 10-12 April

Adshead, M. and Robinson, N. (2009) Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference, University of Manchester, 10-12 April.

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2008

Centre for Social and Educational Research (CSER), Early Childhood Care and Education Seminar Series, January 24th

Adshead, M. and Neylon, G. (2008) Centre for Social and Educational Research (CSER), Early Childhood Care and Education Seminar Series, January 24th .

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2008

`Institutionalising Partnership Governance in Ireland¿

Adshead, M. (2008) `Institutionalising Partnership Governance in Ireland¿.

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2008

Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger, 11-12 September

Adshead, M. and Robinson, N. (2008) Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger, 11-12 September .

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2008

Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger,

Adshead, M. and Robinson, N. (2008) Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger,.

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2008

Paper presented to the Partnerships for Social Inclusion Conference,

Adshead, M & McInerney, C. (2008) Paper presented to the Partnerships for Social Inclusion Conference,.

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2008

Partnerships for Social Inclusion Conference, Centre for Public Policy, University of Melbourne, 15-16th October

Adshead, M. and McInerney, C. (2008) Partnerships for Social Inclusion Conference, Centre for Public Policy, University of Melbourne, 15-16th October .

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2008

Early Childhood Care and Education Seminar Series

Adshead, M. and Neylon, G. (2008) Early Childhood Care and Education Seminar Series.

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2008

Conference on Social Partnerships in Sustainable development, Irish Aid Funded African Network, Sunnyside Park Hotel, Johannesburg, November 3-5th

Adshead, M. (2008) Conference on Social Partnerships in Sustainable development, Irish Aid Funded African Network, Sunnyside Park Hotel, Johannesburg, November 3-5th .

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2007

Matchpoints in Globalisation Conference

Adshead M., Lodge, T. and Ni She, E. (2007) Matchpoints in Globalisation Conference.

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2006

Government and Communities in Partnership Conference

Adshead,M. and McInerney, C.G. (2006) Government and Communities in Partnership Conference. :*-*

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2006

University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES) Annual Conference

Adshead, M. (2006) University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES) Annual Conference. :*-*

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2006

Economic and Social Review

Adshead M. (2006) Economic and Social Review. Economic And Social Review :319-342

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2006

Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference

Adshead, M. (2006) Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference. :*-*

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2006

Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference

Adshead, M. (2006) Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference. :*-*

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2005

ESRC Phd Training Session and Conference on Civic Engagement and Devolved Governance in Europe

Adshead, M. (2005) ESRC Phd Training Session and Conference on Civic Engagement and Devolved Governance in Europe. :*-*

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2004

¿Social Partnership: a new kind of governance?¿

Maura Adshead (2004) ¿Social Partnership: a new kind of governance?¿. :*-*

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2004

54th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference

Maura Adshead (2004) 54th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference. :*-*

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2004

54th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference

Maura Adshead and Michelle Millar (2004) 54th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference. :*-*

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2003

Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference

Maura Adshead, Michelle Millar. (2003) Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference. :*-*

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2002

paper presented to Department of Government

Maura Adshead (2002) paper presented to Department of Government. :*-*

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2002

ECPR Joint Session workshop on "Europeanization and National Political Institutions", European Consortium for Political Research

Maura Adshead (2002) ECPR Joint Session workshop on "Europeanization and National Political Institutions", European Consortium for Political Research. :*-*

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2002

Public Administration Committee (PAC) 32nd Annual Conference

Maura Adshead (2002) Public Administration Committee (PAC) 32nd Annual Conference. :*-*

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2001

paper presented to the Public Policy Studies Group, College of Business

Maura Adshead (2001) paper presented to the Public Policy Studies Group, College of Business. :*-*

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2000

paper presented to the Centre for European Studies postgraduate research seminar, Centre for European Studies

Maura Adshead (2000) paper presented to the Centre for European Studies postgraduate research seminar, Centre for European Studies. :*-*

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2000

International Political Science Association (IPSA) XVIIIth Triennial World Congress, Quebec City panel on ¿Functionalism revisited: the challenge of globalization and regional integration¿

Maura Adshead (2000) International Political Science Association (IPSA) XVIIIth Triennial World Congress, Quebec City panel on ¿Functionalism revisited: the challenge of globalization and regional integration¿. :*-*

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2000

PSAI Panel on ¿Sub-national government in Ireland and the UK: reform, re-organisation and review¿, Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) annual conference on ¿Governance: Local, National and Globa

Maura Adshead with Ian Bache, University of Sheffield (2000) PSAI Panel on ¿Sub-national government in Ireland and the UK: reform, re-organisation and review¿, Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) annual conference on ¿Governance: Local, National and Globa. :*-*

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2000

University Association of Contemporary European Studies (UACES) 30th Annual Conference and Fifth Research Conference

Maura Adshead (2000) University Association of Contemporary European Studies (UACES) 30th Annual Conference and Fifth Research Conference. :*-*

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2000

European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA), Maastricht Conference on ¿Implementing the Agenda 2000 Reforms: The EU Structural Funds in 2000-2006¿, EIPA

Maura Adshead (2000) European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA), Maastricht Conference on ¿Implementing the Agenda 2000 Reforms: The EU Structural Funds in 2000-2006¿, EIPA. :*-*

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1999

paper presented to the Departmental Research Seminar, Department of Politics

Maura Adshead (1999) paper presented to the Departmental Research Seminar, Department of Politics. :*-*

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1999

Regional Studies Association (RSA) International conference "Regional potentials in an integrating Europe"

Maura Adshead (1999) Regional Studies Association (RSA) International conference "Regional potentials in an integrating Europe". :*-*

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1998

paper presented to the Pan-European Institute

Maura Adshead (1998) paper presented to the Pan-European Institute. :*-*

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1998

Political Studies Association (PSA) annual conference, panel on ¿Bringing Britain Back In: studies of UK public policy in European perspective¿

Maura Adshead (1998) Political Studies Association (PSA) annual conference, panel on ¿Bringing Britain Back In: studies of UK public policy in European perspective¿. :*-*

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1998

Politics Departmental Seminar

Maura Adshead. (1998) Politics Departmental Seminar. :*-*

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1997

European Sociological Association (ESA), Stream on Europe of the Regions

Maura Adshead (1997) European Sociological Association (ESA), Stream on Europe of the Regions. :*-*

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1997

Liverpool European Academic Research Network (LEARN)

Maura Adshead (1997) Liverpool European Academic Research Network (LEARN). :*-*

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1996

Inter-disciplinary group for the study of European politics

Maura Adshead. (1996) Inter-disciplinary group for the study of European politics. :*-*

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1995

European Group for Organisational Studies (EGOS)

Maura Adshead with Carlo Ruzza, University of Essex (1995) European Group for Organisational Studies (EGOS). :*-*

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Conference Contributions

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Published Reports

2019

Comhairle na nOg Engagement Case Study

Maura Adshead (2019) Comhairle na nOg Engagement Case Study. Dublin : Department of Public Expenditure and Reform,

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2017

‘#Youth Engage. Enhancing Civil Society within an International Context

Maura Adshead, M. Jackman, K.Saude (2017) ‘#Youth Engage. Enhancing Civil Society within an International Context. Limerick : UL Engage

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2016

Creating Community Research Partnerships. Field notes from the ‘Count Me In' project, Ennis 2007

Adshead, M. with A. Basogomba, A. Loftus, W.Mongons, E. Ni She and D. Toomey (2016) Creating Community Research Partnerships. Field notes from the ‘Count Me In' project, Ennis 2007. Limerick : UL Engage Reports

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2016

An Evaluation of the Community Wellness, Empowerment, Leadership and Life Skills (CWELL) Programme, January 2014-January 2016

Adshead, M. with C. Dempsey and B. Quillinan (2016) An Evaluation of the Community Wellness, Empowerment, Leadership and Life Skills (CWELL) Programme, January 2014-January 2016. Limerick : UL Engage Reports

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2015

Association of European Regions (AER) Expert Study: Ireland

Adshead, M. and Finn, C. (2015) Association of European Regions (AER) Expert Study: Ireland. Brussels : Association of European Regions (AER)

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2010

The challenge of community participation in the delivery of public services: exploring participatory governance in Ireland

M.Adshead and C.McInerney (2010) The challenge of community participation in the delivery of public services: exploring participatory governance in Ireland. Dublin : NESF (National Economic and Social Forum) :1-164

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2009

Getting to know you. A study of the needs of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in County Clare

M.Adshead, T. Lodge, E. Ni Shé (2009) Getting to know you. A study of the needs of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in County Clare. Ennis : HSE :1-144

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2008

An examination of Social Exclusion policies, procedures and practices in the context of the National Anti-Povery Strategy

M. Adshead and M. Millar (2008) An examination of Social Exclusion policies, procedures and practices in the context of the National Anti-Povery Strategy. Dublin : Combat Poverty Agency

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2007

The emergence and institutionalization of social pacts: Ireland

M.Adshead, R. O'Donnell and D. Thomas (2007) The emergence and institutionalization of social pacts: Ireland. EU Framework 7 Integrated Project Report : Commission of the European Communities

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Editorials

2015

Introduction

Adshead M.;Felle T. (2015) Introduction. Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act :1-5

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2003

Preface

Adshead M.;Millar M. (2003) Preface. Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: Theory and Methods

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Book Reviews

2018

Public sector reform in Ireland: Countering crisis

Adshead, M (2018) Public sector reform in Ireland: Countering crisis. Administration :155-158

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2009

A review of Connolly, Linda and Hourigan, Niamh (eds)(2006) Social Movements and Ireland, Manchester, Manchester University Press, xiii+240pp.

Adshead, M (2009) A review of Connolly, Linda and Hourigan, Niamh (eds)(2006) Social Movements and Ireland, Manchester, Manchester University Press, xiii+240pp.. Political Studies Reviews

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2009

Social Movements and Ireland

Adshead, M (2009) Social Movements and Ireland. Malden : Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc :283-283

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2009

A review of Muiris MacCarthaigh (2008) Government in Modern Ireland, Dublin, Institute for Public Administration, ix+226pp

Adshead, M (2009) A review of Muiris MacCarthaigh (2008) Government in Modern Ireland, Dublin, Institute for Public Administration, ix+226pp. Studies - An Irish Quarterly Review

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2007

Review of Niamh Puirseil, The Irish Labour party 1922-73, Dublin, UCD Press, 2006, xv+400pp

Adshead, M (2007) Review of Niamh Puirseil, The Irish Labour party 1922-73, Dublin, UCD Press, 2006, xv+400pp.

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2006

Negotiated governance and public policy in Ireland

Adshead, M (2006) Negotiated governance and public policy in Ireland. Abingdon : Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd :608-609

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2006

Review of George Taylor (2005) Negotiated Governance and Public Policy in Ireland, xii+206pp.

Adshead, M (2006) Review of George Taylor (2005) Negotiated Governance and Public Policy in Ireland, xii+206pp.. West European Politics :608-609

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2004

Review of Jamil Jreisat (2002) Comparative Public Administration, Oxford, Westview Press, xiii+192pp.

Adshead, M (2004) Review of Jamil Jreisat (2002) Comparative Public Administration, Oxford, Westview Press, xiii+192pp.. Political Studies Reviews

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1999

Review of Wolfgang C. Muller and Kaare Strǿm (1999) Policy, Office, or Votes. How political parties in Western Europe make hard decisions, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Adshead, M (1999) Review of Wolfgang C. Muller and Kaare Strǿm (1999) Policy, Office, or Votes. How political parties in Western Europe make hard decisions, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Irish Political Studies

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Other Publications

2019

Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: A collaborative rapid realist review process

Ní Shé É.;Morton S.;Lambert V.;Ní Cheallaigh C.;Lacey V.;Dunn E.;Loughnane C.;O'Connor J.;McCann A.;Adshead M.;Kroll T. (2019) Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: A collaborative rapid realist review process. Health Expectations

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2018

Public sector reform in Ireland: Countering crisis

Adshead, M (2018) Public sector reform in Ireland: Countering crisis. Administration :155-158

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2018

A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland

Villarroel-Williams, N;MacFarlane, A;Roura, M;Nurse, D;LeMaster, J;Basogomba, A;Adshead, M;Hannigan, A (2018) A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland. OXFORD : OXFORD UNIV PRESS European Journal Of Public Health :152-152

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2018

Unveiling participation of ethnic minorities and other stakeholders in heath research decision-making in Ireland

Roura, M;Bradley, C;Hannigan, A;Basogomba, A;Adshead, M;LeMaster, J;Villarroel, N;Romer, A;Papyan, A;McCarthy, S;Nurse, D;MacFarlane, A (2018) Unveiling participation of ethnic minorities and other stakeholders in heath research decision-making in Ireland. OXFORD : OXFORD UNIV PRESS European Journal Of Public Health :38-38

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2015

Introduction

Adshead M.;Felle T. (2015) Introduction. Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act :1-5

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2013

Open Secrets

Felle, T and Adshead, M (2013) Open Secrets. Cork Irish Examiner

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2009

Getting to know you: A Local Study of the needs of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in County Clare

Lodge, T; Ni She, E; Adshead, M (2009) Getting to know you: A Local Study of the needs of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in County Clare. Ennis : HSE West and the Ennis Community Development Project :1-144

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2009

Social Movements and Ireland

Adshead, M (2009) Social Movements and Ireland. Malden : Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc :283-283

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2009

A review of Muiris MacCarthaigh (2008) Government in Modern Ireland, Dublin, Institute for Public Administration, ix+226pp

Adshead, M (2009) A review of Muiris MacCarthaigh (2008) Government in Modern Ireland, Dublin, Institute for Public Administration, ix+226pp. Studies - An Irish Quarterly Review

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2009

Democracy and the Right to Know

Adshead, M; Felle, T (2009) Democracy and the Right to Know. : University of Limerick :1-28

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2009

A review of Connolly, Linda and Hourigan, Niamh (eds)(2006) Social Movements and Ireland, Manchester, Manchester University Press, xiii+240pp.

Adshead, M (2009) A review of Connolly, Linda and Hourigan, Niamh (eds)(2006) Social Movements and Ireland, Manchester, Manchester University Press, xiii+240pp.. Political Studies Reviews

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2009

From Exclusion to inclusion? Reflections on the Celtic Tiger,

Adshead, M; McInerney, C (2009) From Exclusion to inclusion? Reflections on the Celtic Tiger,. :1-24

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2009

Getting to Know You.

Adshead, M; Ni She, E; Lodge, T (2009) Getting to Know You.. : HSE West for Inter-Agency Steering Group :1-144

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2007

The emergence and institutionalisation of Social Pacts: Ireland

Adshead, M; O'Donnell, R; Thomas, D (2007) The emergence and institutionalisation of Social Pacts: Ireland.

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2007

NAPS policy and process - what have we learned?

Adshead, M; Millar, M (2007) NAPS policy and process - what have we learned?. : Combat Poverty Agency :1-73

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2007

Review of Niamh Puirseil, The Irish Labour party 1922-73, Dublin, UCD Press, 2006, xv+400pp

Adshead, M (2007) Review of Niamh Puirseil, The Irish Labour party 1922-73, Dublin, UCD Press, 2006, xv+400pp.

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2007

A study of the needs of ethnic minority immigrants in County Clare

Adshead, M; Lodge, T; Ni She, E (2007) A study of the needs of ethnic minority immigrants in County Clare. : Health Service Executive :1-191

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2006

Negotiated governance and public policy in Ireland

Adshead, M (2006) Negotiated governance and public policy in Ireland. Abingdon : Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd :608-609

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2006

Review of George Taylor (2005) Negotiated Governance and Public Policy in Ireland, xii+206pp.

Adshead, M (2006) Review of George Taylor (2005) Negotiated Governance and Public Policy in Ireland, xii+206pp.. West European Politics :608-609

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2005

College of Humanities Research Strategy Report. University of Limerick

Adshead, M; Moylan, T; Warleigh, A (2005) College of Humanities Research Strategy Report. University of Limerick.

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2004

Review of Jamil Jreisat (2002) Comparative Public Administration, Oxford, Westview Press, xiii+192pp.

Adshead, M (2004) Review of Jamil Jreisat (2002) Comparative Public Administration, Oxford, Westview Press, xiii+192pp.. Political Studies Reviews

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2003

Preface

Adshead M.;Millar M. (2003) Preface. Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: Theory and Methods

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1999

Review of Wolfgang C. Muller and Kaare Strǿm (1999) Policy, Office, or Votes. How political parties in Western Europe make hard decisions, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Adshead, M (1999) Review of Wolfgang C. Muller and Kaare Strǿm (1999) Policy, Office, or Votes. How political parties in Western Europe make hard decisions, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Irish Political Studies

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