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Innovations from Developed Countries
An examination of how information technology (IT) can be used in public administration, Information and Communication Technologies in Public Administration: Innovations from Developed Countries examines global perspectives on public administration and IT innovations. This book illustrates the...
Published April 8th 2015 by CRC Press
Advancing the Common Good in a Multi-Sector, Shared-Power, No-One-Wholly-in-Charge World
Creating Public Value in Practice: Advancing the Common Good in a Multi-Sector, Shared-Power, No-One-Wholly-in-Charge World brings together a stellar cast of thinkers to explore issues of public and cross-sector decision-making within a framework of democratic civic engagement. It offers an...
Published February 13th 2015 by CRC Press
The New Challenges and Opportunities of e-Inclusion
The rapid development of the information society has accentuated the importance of digital divides, which refer to economic and social inequalities among populations due to differences in access to, use of, or knowledge of information and communication technologies (ICT). This book discusses the...
Published January 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Implications of Repealing the Combat Exclusion 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 15th 2014 by CRC Press
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 25th 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 25th 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 17th 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 14th 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 7th 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 22nd 2013 by CRC Press
Sustainable Development and Human Security in Africa: Governance as the Missing Link
To Be Published May 13th 2015
Public Administration and Policy in the Caribbean
To Be Published July 13th 2015
The Economic Survival of America's Isolated Small Towns
To Be Published July 21st 2015
Democracy and Civil Society in a Global Era
To Be Published November 15th 2015
Development and the Politics of Human Rights
To Be Published November 15th 2015
Understanding and Combating Terrorist Financing
To Be Published March 1st 2016
Cost and Optimization in Government: An Introduction to Cost Accounting, Operations Management, and Quality Control, Second Edition
To Be Published March 26th 2016
The Practice of International Development
To Be Published April 1st 2016