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Public Administration and Public Policy

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  1. Living Legends and Full Agency

    Implications of Repealing the Combat Exclusion Policy

    By G.L.A. Harris, R. Finn Sumner

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    This research and policy book examines the role of women in the military and the overwhelming evidence to date that warranted repealing the combat exclusion policy. It explores the following questions: How can the success of women in the military serve as justification for its repeal? What...

    Published October 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Politics of Preference

    India, United States, and South Africa

    By Krishna K. Tummala, Ph.D

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Minorities, based on whatever criteria—linguistic, religious, ethnic, tribal, racial, or otherwise—share a distinctive contextual and social experience. Their representation in public service is important, especially when there have been public policies which have historically discriminated against...

    Published July 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Crisis and Emergency Management

    Theory and Practice, Second Edition

    By Ali Farazmand

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    More than 12 years have passed since the publication of the first edition of Crisis and Emergency Management. During that time numerous disasters—from 9/11 to massive earthquakes in Iran and China, to the giant Asian Tsunami, Hurricane Katrina, and the Fukushima Tsunami and ensuing nuclear...

    Published March 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Labor Relations in the Public Sector, Fifth Edition

    By Richard C. Kearney, Patrice M. Mareschal

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Since publication of the fourth edition of Labor Relations in the Public Sector, public sector unions have encountered strong headwinds in many parts of the U.S. Membership is falling in some jurisdictions, public opinion has shifted against the unions, and political forces are leaning against them...

    Published January 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Democracy and Public Administration in Pakistan

    By Amna Imam, Eazaz A. Dar

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    This book explores the role of the grass roots public administrative institution of DC & DM in historical context for Pakistan, and its viability for a meaningful democracy and stability of the country. The authors contend that Pakistan’s democracy to-date lacks firm foundation, as evidenced by...

    Published December 13th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. The Economic Viability of Micropolitan America

    By Gerald L. Gordon

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    As the global recession of 2008 and beyond took hold of the American economy, smaller markets were disproportionately affected by job losses as well as the resultant brain drains, tax base reductions, diminished housing values, and diminishment of their overall quality of life. So it is not...

    Published December 6th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Personnel Management in Government

    Politics and Process, Seventh Edition

    By Katherine C. Naff, Norma M. Riccucci, Siegrun Fox Freyss

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    With over 20 million people on its payroll, the government continues to be the largest employer in the country. Managing people who do the nation’s work is of critical importance to politicians and government leaders as well as citizens. The great recession of 2008 put enormous strains on...

    Published July 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Public Administration in South Asia

    India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan

    Edited by Meghna Sabharwal, Evan M. Berman

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    A state-of-the-art, one-stop resource, Public Administration in South Asia: India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan examines public administration issues and advances in the Indian subcontinent. The book fulfills a critical need. These nations have the largest public administration programs in South Asia,...

    Published May 6th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Making Multilevel Public Management Work

    Stories of Success and Failure from Europe and North America

    Edited by Denita Cepiku, David K. Jesuit, Ian Roberge

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Public management increasingly takes place in multilevel settings, since most countries are decentralized to one degree or another and most problems transcend and cut across administrative and geographical borders. A collaboration of scholars in the Transnational Initiative on Governance Research...

    Published April 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Public Administration in Africa

    Performance and Challenges

    Edited by Shikha Vyas-Doorgapersad, Lukamba-Muhiya. Tshombe, Ernest Peprah Ababio

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    With contributions from leading regional scholars, Public Administration in Africa: Performance and Challenges examines complexities of art of governance from the unique African perspective. The editors bring together a cohesive study of the major issues and regions by taking an analytic approach...

    Published April 1st 2013 by CRC Press