New and Published Books
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India, United States, and South Africa
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
Theory and Practice, Second Edition
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
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
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
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
Politics and Process, Seventh Edition
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
India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan
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
Stories of Success and Failure from Europe and North America
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
Performance and Challenges
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
Former Soviet Union, Central and Eastern Europe, and Mongolia
Although it has been more than 20 years since Communism crumbled in Central and Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union, many scholars and politicians still wonder what the lifting of the Iron Curtain has really meant for these former Communist countries. And, because these countries were largely...
Published February 25th 2013 by CRC Press
Living Legends and Full Agency: Implications of Repealing the Combat Exclusion Policy
To Be Published October 21st 2014
Digital Divides: The New Challenges and Opportunities of e-Inclusion
To Be Published January 28th 2015
Creating Public Value in Practice: Advancing the Common Good in a Multi-Sector, Shared-Power, No-One-Wholly-in-Charge World
To Be Published February 6th 2015
Sustainable Development and Human Security in Africa: Governance as the Missing Link
To Be Published April 1st 2015
Democracy and Civil Society in a Global Era
To Be Published April 1st 2015
Development and the Politics of Human Rights
To Be Published April 15th 2015
Public Administration and Policy in the Caribbean
To Be Published May 15th 2015
The Constitutional School of American Public Administration
To Be Published June 1st 2015
The Practice of International Development
To Be Published June 15th 2015
Information and Communication Technologies in Public Administration: Innovations from Developed Countries
To Be Published August 1st 2015