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Dr Mike Rowe

Lecturer in Public Sector Management Work, Organisation and Management

    Publications

    Selected Publications

    1. Police Street Powers and Criminal Justice: Regulation and Discretion in a Time of Change (Book - 2020)
    2. Policy, Practicalities, and PACE s.24: The Subsuming of the Necessity Criteria in Arrest Decision-Making by Frontline Police Officers (Journal article - 2018)
    3. ‘Playing the Man, not the Ball’: Targeting Organised Criminals, Intelligence and the Problems with Pulling Levers (Journal article - 2020)
    4. Police culture, talk and action: narratives in ethnographic data (Journal article - 2017)
    5. Going Back to the Street: Revisiting Lipsky’s Street-level Bureaucracy (Journal article - 2012)

    2021

    Understanding the Quiet Times: the Role of Periods of ‘Nothing Much Happening’ in Police Work and Culture (Journal article)

    Rowe, M., & Rowe, M. (n.d.). Understanding the Quiet Times: the Role of Periods of ‘Nothing Much Happening’ in Police Work and Culture. Journal of Contemporary Ethnography: a journal of ethnographic research.

    Teaching Dilemmas with Street-level Bureaucracy (Chapter)

    Rowe, M. (n.d.). Teaching Dilemmas with Street-level Bureaucracy. In P. Dunning, J. Diamond, I. Elliott, & K. Bottom (Eds.), International Handbook on the Teaching of Public Administration. Edward Elgar.

    2020

    We spent seven years observing UK police stop and search – here's what we found (Internet publication)

    Pearson, G., & Rowe, M. (2020). We spent seven years observing UK police stop and search – here's what we found. Retrieved from https://theconversation.com/

    Police Street Powers and Criminal Justice: Regulation and Discretion in a Time of Change (Book)

    Pearson, G., & Rowe, M. (2020). Police Street Powers and Criminal Justice: Regulation and Discretion in a Time of Change. Oxford: Hart Publishing. Retrieved from https://www.bloomsburyprofessional.com/

    Ethnography and the evocative world of policing (Part II) (Journal article)

    Bacon, M., Loftus, B., & Rowe, M. (2020). Ethnography and the evocative world of policing (Part II). Policing and Society, 30(2), 117-119. doi:10.1080/10439463.2019.1701454

    DOI: 10.1080/10439463.2019.1701454

    ‘Playing the Man, not the Ball’: Targeting Organised Criminals, Intelligence and the Problems with Pulling Levers (Journal article)

    Rowe, M. R., & Søgaard, T. (2020). ‘Playing the Man, not the Ball’: Targeting Organised Criminals, Intelligence and the Problems with Pulling Levers. Policing and Society: an international journal of research and policy, 30(2), 120-135. doi:10.1080/10439463.2019.1603226

    DOI: 10.1080/10439463.2019.1603226

    Ethnography and the Evocative World of Policing (Part I) (Journal article)

    Bacon, M., Loftus, B., & Rowe, M. (2020). Ethnography and the Evocative World of Policing (Part I). Policing and Society, 30(1), 1-10. doi:10.1080/10439463.2019.1701453

    DOI: 10.1080/10439463.2019.1701453

    2019

    Public Service Iconography: Desks, Dress, Diploma, and Decor (Chapter)

    Bjerge, B., & Rowe, M. (2019). Public Service Iconography: Desks, Dress, Diploma, and Decor. In The Palgrave Handbook of the Public Servant (pp. 1-19). Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-03008-7_51-1

    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-03008-7_51-1

    2018

    Policy, Practicalities, and PACE s.24: The Subsuming of the Necessity Criteria in Arrest Decision-Making by Frontline Police Officers (Journal article)

    Pearson, G., Rowe, M., & Turner, E. (2018). Policy, Practicalities, and PACE s.24: The Subsuming of the Necessity Criteria in Arrest Decision-Making by Frontline Police Officers. Journal of Law and Society, 45(2), 282-308. doi:10.1111/jols.12087

    DOI: 10.1111/jols.12087

    Body-worn Cameras and the Law of Unintended Consequences: some questions arising from emergent practices (Journal article)

    Rowe, M., Pearson, G., & Turner, E. (2018). Body-worn Cameras and the Law of Unintended Consequences: some questions arising from emergent practices. Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice, 12(1), 83-90. doi:10.1093/police/pax011

    DOI: 10.1093/police/pax011

    Community Land Trusts, affordable housing and community organising in low-income neighbourhoods (Journal article)

    Engelsman, E., Rowe, M., & Southern, A. (2018). Community Land Trusts, affordable housing and community organising in low-income neighbourhoods. International Journal of Housing Policy, 18(01), 103-123. doi:10.1080/14616718.2016.1198082

    DOI: 10.1080/14616718.2016.1198082

    2017

    The tyranny of research? Urban regeneration, ethnography, and the problem of unintended consequences (Journal article)

    Engelsman., Rowe, M., & Southern, A. (2017). The tyranny of research? Urban regeneration, ethnography, and the problem of unintended consequences. Community Development, 48(4), 582-596. doi:10.1080/15575330.2017.1321557

    DOI: 10.1080/15575330.2017.1321557

    Inside the black box of public service change (Journal article)

    Bjerge, B., & Rowe, M. (2017). Inside the black box of public service change. Journal of Organizational Ethnography, 6(2), 62-67. doi:10.1108/JOE-05-2017-0023

    DOI: 10.1108/JOE-05-2017-0023

    Police culture, talk and action: narratives in ethnographic data (Journal article)

    Turner, E., & Rowe, M. (2017). Police culture, talk and action: narratives in ethnographic data. European Journal of Policing Studies, 5, 52-68. Retrieved from http://www.maklu-online.eu/

    Ethnographies of Social Enterprise (Journal article)

    Mauksch, S., Dey, P., Rowe, M. R., & Teasdale, S. (2017). Ethnographies of Social Enterprise. Social Enterprise Journal, 13(2), 114-127. doi:10.1108/SEJ-03-2017-0019

    DOI: 10.1108/SEJ-03-2017-0019

    2016

    Learning and practicing police craft (Journal article)

    Rowe, M., Turner, E., & Pearson, G. (2016). Learning and practicing police craft. Journal of Organizational Ethnography, 5(3), 276-286. doi:10.1108/joe-07-2016-0012

    DOI: 10.1108/joe-07-2016-0012

    Discussant: Montage Ethnography (Chapter)

    Rowe, M, M., & rowe, M. (2016). Discussant: Montage Ethnography. In A. Pedersen, & D. Humle (Eds.), Doing Organizational Ethnography (pp. 192-194). London: Routlesdge.

    Austerity and Social Entrepreneurship in the United Kingdom: A Community Perspective (Chapter)

    Mauksch, S., & Rowe, M. (2016). Austerity and Social Entrepreneurship in the United Kingdom: A Community Perspective. In New Perspectives on Research, Policy & Practice in Public Entrepreneurship (pp. 173-193). Emerald Group Publishing Limited. doi:10.1108/s2040-724620160000006008

    DOI: 10.1108/s2040-724620160000006008

    Narratives of Urban Resistance: The Community Land Trust (Journal article)

    Engelsman,, U. (n.d.). Narratives of Urban Resistance: The Community Land Trust. Architecture_MPS. doi:10.14324/111.444.amps.2016v9i1.001

    DOI: 10.14324/111.444.amps.2016v9i1.001

    Community land trusts: A radical or reformist response to the housing question today? (Journal article)

    Engelsman, U., Rowe, M., & Southern, A. (2016). Community land trusts: A radical or reformist response to the housing question today?. ACME, 15(3), 590-615.

    2015

    Leadership in systems, organizations and cultures (Journal article)

    Prescott, D., & Rowe, M. (2015). Leadership in systems, organizations and cultures. British Journal of Hospital Medicine, 76(2), 101-104. doi:10.12968/hmed.2015.76.2.101

    DOI: 10.12968/hmed.2015.76.2.101

    2014

    Regeneration beyond austerity: A collective viewpoint (Journal article)

    Southern, A., Pugalis, L., Liddle, J., Rowe, M., & Headlam, N. (2014). Regeneration beyond austerity: A collective viewpoint. Journal of Urban Regeneration and Renewal, 7(2), 188-197. Retrieved from https://www.henrystewartpublications.com/jurr/v7

    2013

    Thinking about behaviour and conformity in groups: some social psychology resources (Journal article)

    Rowe, M. (2013). Thinking about behaviour and conformity in groups: some social psychology resources. Teaching Public Administration, 31(2), 218-225. doi:10.1177/0144739413490303

    DOI: 10.1177/0144739413490303

    The End of the Affair: abusive partnerships in austerity (Journal article)

    Hedlam, N., & Rowe, M. (2013). The End of the Affair: abusive partnerships in austerity. Journal of Urban Regeneration and Renewal, 7(2), 111-121.

    2012

    Going Back to the Street: Revisiting Lipsky’s Street-level Bureaucracy (Journal article)

    Rowe, M. (2012). Going Back to the Street: Revisiting Lipsky’s Street-level Bureaucracy. Teaching Public Administration, 30(1), 10-18. doi:10.1177/0144739411435439

    DOI: 10.1177/0144739411435439

    Time for a New Journal, a Journal for New Times (Journal article)

    Brannan, M., Rowe, M., & Worthington, F. (2012). Time for a New Journal, a Journal for New Times. Journal of Organizational Ethnography, 1(1), 5-14.

    2011

    Bureaucracy, Corruption, and Accountability in Historical Perspective (Journal article)

    Adams, C., Procter, M., & Rowe, M. (2011). Bureaucracy, Corruption, and Accountability in Historical Perspective. International Journal of Public Administration, 34(11), 697-700. doi:10.1080/01900692.2011.598260

    DOI: 10.1080/01900692.2011.598260

    2010

    Let a Hundred Flowers Bloom: enhancing innovative practice in regeneration management (Journal article)

    Rowe, M., & Ashworth, C. (2010). Let a Hundred Flowers Bloom: enhancing innovative practice in regeneration management. Journal of Urban Regeneration and Renewal, 4(1), 90-99.

    2009

    Ethnographic Explorations of Accountabilities (Special Edition) (Journal article)

    Rowe, M., & Ferdinand, J. (2009). Ethnographic Explorations of Accountabilities (Special Edition). International Journal of Public Sector Management, 22(1), 5-7.

    2007

    Regeneration management skills (Journal article)

    Diamond, J., Liddle, J., Rowe, M., & Southern, A. (2007). Regeneration management skills. PUBLIC MONEY & MANAGEMENT, 27(3), 167-168. doi:10.1111/j.1467-9302.2007.00574.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9302.2007.00574.x

    'A different kind of ethics' (Journal article)

    Ferdinand, J., Pearson, G., Rowe, M., & Worthington, F. (2007). 'A different kind of ethics'. Ethnography, 8(4), 521-544.

    2006

    The Roles of Commissions of Inquiry in the Policy Process (Journal article)

    Rowe, M., & McAllister, L. (2006). The Roles of Commissions of Inquiry in the Policy Process. Public Policy and Administration, 21(4), 99-115. doi:10.1177/095207670602100408

    DOI: 10.1177/095207670602100408

    Abusive partnerships (Journal article)

    Rowe, M. (2006). Abusive partnerships. International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy, 26(5/6), 207-219. doi:10.1108/01443330610674251

    DOI: 10.1108/01443330610674251

    Partnerships: models of working (Chapter)

    Rowe, M. (2006). Partnerships: models of working. In J. Diamond, J. Liddle, A. Southern, & A. Townsend (Eds.), Managing the City (pp. forthcoming). London: Routledge.

    2005

    Abusive Partnerships (Chapter)

    Rowe, M. (2005). Abusive Partnerships. In N. McInroy, S. MacDonald, J. Diamond, & A. Southern (Eds.), Regeneration Management: essays on working with complexity (pp. 27-30). Manchester: CLES.

    Community-led regeneration: Learning loops or reinvented wheels? (Chapter)

    Rowe, M., & Taylor, M. (2005). Community-led regeneration: Learning loops or reinvented wheels?. In The Politics of Evaluation: Participation and Policy Implementation (pp. 205-222).

    2003

    Partnership and the Governance of Regeneration (Journal article)

    Rowe, M., & Devanney, C. (2003). Partnership and the Governance of Regeneration. Critical Social Policy, 23(3), 375-397. doi:10.1177/02610183030233004

    DOI: 10.1177/02610183030233004

    Decision-making Processes (Chapter)

    Rowe, M. (2003). Decision-making Processes. In T. Buck, & R. Smith (Eds.), Poor Relief or Poor Deal? The Social Fund, Safety Nets and Social Security (pp. 102-116). London: Ashgate.

    2002

    Discretion and Inconsistency: Implementing the Social Fund (Journal article)

    Rowe, M. (2002). Discretion and Inconsistency: Implementing the Social Fund. Public Money and Management, 22(4), 19-24. doi:10.1111/1467-9302.00325

    DOI: 10.1111/1467-9302.00325

    Nottingham's URBAN Programme: a qualitative evaluation of projects (Report)

    Rowe, M., & Devanney, C. (2002). Nottingham's URBAN Programme: a qualitative evaluation of projects. Nottingham: Nottingham Business School.

    Partnership Working? A tale of two programmes (Journal article)

    Rowe, M. (2002). Partnership Working? A tale of two programmes. Journal of Contemporary Issues in Business and Government, 9(2), 5-14.

    2001

    An Evaluation of Student Feedback (Journal article)

    Hand, L., & Rowe, M. (2001). An Evaluation of Student Feedback. Accounting Education, 10(2), 147-160.

    Internal Charging in the Public Sector: accounting for illusions (Report)

    Lovell, A., Rowe, M., Harradine, D., Rees-Jones, M., & Ball, G. (2001). Internal Charging in the Public Sector: accounting for illusions. London: ACCA. Retrieved from http://www.accaglobal.com/

    Public Accountability: understanding through the accounts of others (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Rowe, M. (2001). Public Accountability: understanding through the accounts of others. (PhD Thesis, The Nottingham Trent University).

    1999

    Joined Up Accountability: Bringing the Citizen Back In (Journal article)

    Rowe, M. (1999). Joined Up Accountability: Bringing the Citizen Back In. Public Policy and Administration, 14(2), 91-102. doi:10.1177/095207679901400208

    DOI: 10.1177/095207679901400208

    1997

    Delivering Social Security: a cross-national study (Report)

    Bolderson, H., Mabbett, D., Hudson, J., Rowe, M., & Spicker, P. (1997). Delivering Social Security: a cross-national study. London: The Stationery Office. Retrieved from http://www.dwp.gov.uk/asd/asd5/rrep059.pdf