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  1. Managing Voluntary and Non-Profit Organizations

    Strategy and Structure

    By Richard Butler, David C. Wilson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Drawing on detailed empirical data and a range of case studies, Managing Voluntary and Non-Profit Organizations, first published in 1990, demonstrates how voluntary organizations formulate strategies for securing funds, providing services, and dealing with other non-profit bodies, public agencies,...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking Rehabilitation

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Kathryn McPherson, Barbara E. Gibson, Alain Leplege

    Series: Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series

    Rethinking Rehabilitation: Theory and Practice presents cutting-edge thinking on rehabilitation from a range of leading rehabilitation researchers. The book emphasizes discussion on the place of theory in advancing rehabilitation knowledge, unearthing important questions for policy and practice,...

    Published March 19th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Public Administration Evolving

    From Foundations to the Future

    Edited by Mary E. Guy, Marilyn M. Rubin

    Public Administration Evolving: From Foundations to the Future demonstrates how the theory and practice of public administration has evolved since the early decades of the twentieth century. Each chapter approaches the field from a unique perspective and describes the seminal events that have been...

    Published March 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Lean Six Sigma for Engineers and Managers

    With Applied Case Studies

    By Matthew John Franchetti

    An in-depth introduction, Lean Six Sigma for Engineers and Managers: With Applied Case Studies presents a detailed road map and industry examples to help you understand and implement the LSS system. It discusses the LSS process to define improvement needs, measure current business performance,...

    Published March 16th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. The New Public Service

    Serving, Not Steering, 4th Edition

    By Janet V. Denhardt, Robert B. Denhardt

    The New Public Service: Serving, not Steering provides a framework for the many voices calling for the reaffirmation of democratic values, citizenship, and service in the public interest. It is organized around a set of seven core principles: (1) serve citizens, not customers; (2) seek the public...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Managing Complexity in the Public Services

    2nd Edition

    By Philip Haynes

    The application of complexity theory to management and the social sciences has been a key development in theory and practice over the last decade. This approach questions the possibility of finding universal methods of practice, and proposes a pragmatic and humanistic management style that evolves...

    Published March 13th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Strategic Management in Public Services Organizations

    Concepts, Schools and Contemporary Issues

    By Ewan Ferlie, Edoardo Ongaro

    Strategic Management in Public Services Organizations sets out to connect the two traditionally disparate academic literatures of public management and strategic management. The authors argue that some models of strategic management are now of enhanced relevance for contemporary public services...

    Published March 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Public Services under Reconstruction

    Client experiences, professional practices, managerial control

    By Marja Gastelaars

    This book examines the services in and around the public domain. The author analyses a number of socio-cultural changes that are generally considered relevant to these services, including the rationalising efforts of the New Public Management and the introduction of IT. The book particularly...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Technology and Public Management

    By Alan R. Shark

    At last, here is a textbook that covers the field of technology and public management in an informative and engaging style. Ever since the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration required greater infusion of technology into the curriculum, faculty and administrators...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Performance Management in the Public Sector

    2nd Edition

    By Wouter Van Dooren, Geert Bouckaert, John Halligan

    Series: Routledge Masters in Public Management

    In times of rising expectations and decreasing resources for the public sector, performance management is high on the agenda. Increasingly, the value of the performance management systems themselves is under scrutiny, with more attention being paid to the effectiveness of performance management in...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge