Theory and Practice
To Be Published April 30th 2014 by CRC Press
Examining emergency responses to environmental dangers and natural disasters, Handbook of Crisis and Emergency Management provides coverage of a wide range of international issues using critical, empirical, and quantitative analyses. This book discusses various approaches to such topics as...
To Be Published February 14th 2014 by CRC Press
This text is about the theory and practice of public administration in a dynamic age of globalization. It deals with the capacity to manage the complex world of governance and public administration in the age of accelerated globalization, with an emphasis on the ability to build the future as an...
To Be Published December 29th 2013 by Routledge
Bureaucracy is an age-old form of government that has survived since ancient times; it has provided order and persisted with durability, dependability, and stability. The popularity of the first edition of this book, entitled Handbook of Bureaucracy, is testimony to the endurance of bureaucratic...
Published June 22nd 2009 by CRC Press
Globalization transcends borders and cultures as it develops both from the natural flow of information and communication technologies and as a directed and driven quest for global hegemony by self-serving corporations and world political heavyweights. It bears a multifaceted web of influence that...
Published July 24th 2006 by CRC Press
With contributions from nearly 80 international experts, this comprehensive resource covers diverse issues, aspects, and features of public administration and policy around the world. It focuses on bureaucracy and bureaucratic politics in developing and industrialized countries and emphasizing...
Published June 28th 2001 by CRC Press
Including contributions from sixty international authors, this book examines emergency responses to environmental dangers such as chemical fires, hazardous material and oil spills, nuclear reactor accidents, and earthquakes, and crises in the environment, global public service, and politics. It...
Published June 21st 2001 by CRC Press
This encyclopedic reference/text provides an analysis of the basic issues and major aspects of bureaucracy, bureaucratic politics and administrative theory, public policy, and public administration in historical and contemporary perspectives. Examining theoretical, philosophical, and empirical...
Published June 9th 1994 by CRC Press