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Public Administration and Public Policy

Series Editor: David H. Rosenbloom

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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Government Budgeting and Financial Management in Practice

    Logics to Make Sense of Ambiguity

    By Gerald J. Miller

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    The right turn in U. S. politics has increased conflict over both ends and means in government budgeting and financial management. Overlapping and competing views of the way the world works drive finance officials’ practice. Taking a new look at public financial management that acknowledges the...

    Published September 28th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Reinventing Local and Regional Economies

    By Gerald L. Gordon

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Recent US economic history is rife with examples of cities and regions that have experienced significant decline. Many of those localities began to slide after decades, even generations, of feeling immune to economic disaster. Boeing and Kodak, the steel industry in Pittsburg, and the automotive...

    Published September 28th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Globalism and Comparative Public Administration

    By Jamil Jreisat

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Globalization, rapidly evolving communication and information technology, and the spread of democracy across the world are reshaping public organizations and changing governance. Yet, graduate students and public administration academics have limited resources with which to develop a real-world...

    Published August 29th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Energy Policy in the U.S.

    Politics, Challenges, and Prospects for Change

    By Laurance R. Geri, David E. McNabb

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    In an effort to provide greater awareness of the necessary policy decisions facing our elected and appointed officials, Energy Policy in the U.S.: Politics, Challenges, and Prospects for Change presents an overview of important energy policies and the policy process in the United States, including...

    Published June 3rd 2011 by CRC Press