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Public Administration and Public Policy

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  1. 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 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  2. 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 7th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. 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 23rd 2013 by CRC Press

  4. 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 the complexities of the 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...

    Published April 2nd 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Public Administration in Post-Communist Countries

    Former Soviet Union, Central and Eastern Europe, and Mongolia

    Edited by Saltanat Liebert, Stephen E. Condrey, Dmitry Goncharov

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    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 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Hazardous Materials Compliance for Public Research Organizations

    A Case Study, Second Edition

    By Nicolas A. Valcik

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Completely revised and updated, Hazardous Materials Compliance for Public Research Organizations: A Case Study, Second Edition presents a case study of one university’s policies and practices with regard to the procurement, use, storage and disposal of HAZMAT in the context of a changing internal...

    Published February 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Logics of Legitimacy

    Three Traditions of Public Administration Praxis

    By Margaret Stout

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    The discipline of public administration draws predominantly from political and organizational theory, but also from other social and behavioral sciences, philosophy, and even theology. This diversity results in conflicting prescriptions for the "proper" administrative role. So, how are those new to...

    Published July 26th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. The Politics-Administration Dichotomy

    Toward a Constitutional Perspective, Second Edition

    By Patrick Overeem

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    The politics-administration dichotomy is much mentioned and often criticized in the Public Administration literature. The Politics-Administration Dichotomy: Toward a Constitutional Perspective, Second Edition offers a book-length treatment of this classical notion. While public administration...

    Published April 3rd 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Managing Development in a Globalized World

    Concepts, Processes, Institutions

    By Habib Zafarullah, Ahmed Shafiqul Huque

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Traditionally, development has been rooted in ideologies and assumptions prevalent in the developed world and in practices and strategies adopted by leading industrial nations. However, historically, eclectic ideas and approaches often clash with existing long-established notions of progress and...

    Published March 13th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Cybersecurity

    Public Sector Threats and Responses

    Edited by Kim J. Andreasson

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    The Internet has given rise to new opportunities for the public sector to improve efficiency and better serve constituents in the form of e-government. But with a rapidly growing user base globally and an increasing reliance on the Internet, digital tools are also exposing the public sector to new...

    Published December 20th 2011 by CRC Press