STEPHEN D. TANSEY: RESEARCH REPORTS AND PUBLICATIONS
"The Westminster Model in Nigeria", Parliamentary Affairs, Winter 1967/8,19 - 37, (with Dr. D.G. Kermode).
Political Analysis, Syllabus Development Project for London University M.Sc., 1973.
"Ethnic Diversity and Political Attitudes in a Nigerian University", Youth and Society (U.S.A.), 1974, 6(2),151-178, (with Dr.A. P. Brier).
"Politics Courses in Higher Education: An Overview ", Teaching Politics, January 1981, 10(1), 13-26.
"Politics Courses in Higher Education: Review of Recent Developments", Teaching Politics, September 1982, 11(3), 259-277.
"Politics Courses in Higher Education: Review of Recent Developments", Teaching Politics, September 1983, 12(3), 291-299.
Various reviews, Teaching Politics, May l981,10(2), 227; January 1982, 11(1),126; September 1982, 11(2), 252; January 1985, 14(1), 129-130.
Political Economy and Nigeria, Dorset Institute of Higher Education Working Paper 13, 1984.
Unemployment in Bournemouth and South East Dorset, Dorset County Council, May l987. (Member of Study Group).
Employers' Reactions to the Youth Training Scheme, Bath M.Phil., thesis, 1989.
The Organisational Implications of Information Technology, City University M.Sc. project report, 1990.
Management and Information Technology at Abbey Life, consultancy report, 1990.
The Politics of Information Technology: An Overview, Bournemouth Polytechnic, Department of Business Information Systems Working Paper Series, 91/001, 1991.
Politics: the Basics, Routledge (1995) First Edition - for all editions see links in right hand column or click on title.
Book Notes for Political Studies, June 1996, Vol. 44 (2), 375-6, and December 1996, Vol. 44 (5), 986
Government and Information Technology: A New Era? , consultancy report to HEDRA Ltd, Farnham,1997
"The Politics of Effective Organisations: the Youth Training Scheme in Dorset and other Cases" contribution to Effective Organisations: New Directions and Perspectives, Colin Armistead & Julia Kiely (eds), Cassell, London, 1997
Business, IT and Society, Routledge, 2002 see separate page via links in right hand column or click on title.
"Wiring Seats of Power", Times Educational Supplement, December 2 2005, Supplement , 10
"Politics, Political Theory, Political Philosophy" Thinking Philosophy (U3A Philosophy Network), Summer 2010, 11-14
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Business & IT Links
|Publishers of Business, Information Technology and Society|
|Internet marketing for manufacturing specialist. M.D. Paul Tansey gives excellent presentations on recent developments on the use of IT by business.|
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Newish Web Pages
| 24th Jan 2018|
Other pages on the site commemorate the life of Sue Tansey and describe Free Attractions in Dorset. Please let me have any suggestion for further content.
U3A Poole Philosophy Workshop Schedule
| 12th May 2022|
We are currently discussing Michael Hauskeller's The Meaning of Life and Death and will follow that with Julian Baggini's A Short History of Truth. We have also decided to look at Noel Carroll's Philosophy of Art (Routledge) after that.
Still more Changes to U3A Poole Philosophy Workshop schedule are now on this site - the latest substansive change was on 13th. April. The schedule is subject to amendment and is often revised. Let Steve know if the revised schedule is awkward for you.
Please check on this site to ensure you have the latest version.
Philosophy Workshop Format
| 3rd Apr 2022|
We are now meeting once more mainly in person in each other's homes or gardens (but with some participation over Zoom).
Please let Steve know if you are not coming to a session or if you wish to participate via Zoom, so appropriate preparations can be made.
You should be double vaccinated, have carried out a Rapid Antigen Test, if possible, in the previous week, and, of course, not attend if you feel in any way unwell.
Persian Editions of Politics the Basics
| 17th Dec 2020|
According to the Good Reads website, there are two Persian editions of Politics: the Basics - they were not authorised by us and hence we cannot say how accurate they are!
| 5th Nov 2020|
Politics the Basics was sixth on Amazon's list of Government and Politics References Best Sellers on 4th November 2020.
Turkish Edition to be Published
| 8th Feb 2018|
A Turkish Edition of Politics the Basics (5th. ed.) is to be published by Utopya Yayinevi.
A Portuguese translation of Politics: the Basics has now been published in Brazil as Polίtica, Editora Saraiva, Sao Paulo, 1st Brazilian ed., 2016.
The Fifth Edition of Politics: the Basics was published by Routledge in September 2014.
Nigel has updated the book and has made some interesting innovations.
If you run a class which might use the book, let us know using the feedback button on this site and we will arrange to send you a free inspection copy.
The fourth edition of Politics: the Basics has been published in Arabic by the Arab Network for Publishing and Research based in Beirut, Lebanon.
Politics: The Basics, 4th Edition is to be translated by Jiangsu People's Publishing Ltd into Chinese (simplified) for distribution in Mainland China.