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Forthcoming Public Administration & Management Books

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  1. Local Politics and Mayoral Elections in 21st Century America

    The Keys to City Hall

    Edited by Sean D. Foreman, Marcia L. Godwin

    Series: Routledge Research in Urban Politics and Policy

    Some of the most populated and storied American cities had mayoral elections in 2013. Open contests in New York City, Los Angeles and Boston, for example, offer laboratories to examine electoral trends in urban politics. Cities are facing varied predicaments. Boston was rocked by the bombing of the...

    To Be Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Social Process of Lobbying

    Cooperation or Collusion?

    By John C. Scott

    Series: Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

    Despite a wealth of theorizing and research about each concept, lobbying and norms still raise a number of interesting issues. Why do lobbyists and politicians engage in cooperative behavior? How does cooperative behavior in lobbying affect policy making? If democratic participation is good, why do...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Handbook of Poverty in the United States

    Edited by Stephen Haymes, Maria Vidal de Haymes, Reuben Miller

    In the United States, the causes and even the meanings of poverty are disconnected from the causes and meanings of global poverty. The Routledge Handbook of Poverty in the United States provides an authoritative overview of the relationship of poverty with the rise of neoliberal capitalism in the...

    To Be Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Public Transport Planning and Management in Developing Countries

    By Ashish Verma, T.V. Ramanayya

    Developing Countries Have Different Transportation Issues and Requirements Than Developed Countries An efficient transportation system is critical for a country’s development. Yet cities in developing countries are typically characterized by high-density urban areas and poor public transport, as...

    To Be Published December 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Making Public Policy Decisions

    Expertise, skills and experience

    Edited by Damon Alexander, Jenny M. Lewis

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    To understand public policy decisions, it is imperative to understand the capacities of the individual actors who are making them, how they think and feel about their role, and what drives and motivates them. However, the current literature takes little account of this, preferring instead to frame...

    To Be Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Governance in the Information Era

    Theory and Practice of Policy Informatics

    Edited by Erik W. Johnston

    Policy informatics is addressing governance challenges and their consequences, which span the seeming inability of governments to solve complex problems and the disaffection of people from their governments. Policy informatics seeks approaches that enable our governance systems to address...

    To Be Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Public Administration and Disability

    Community Services Administration in the US

    Edited by Julie Ann Racino

    Based on decades of evidence-based research and technical assistance, Public Administration and Disability: Community Services Administration in the US brings together the diverse, expert perspectives and discusses the leading efforts of the past three decades in the field of disability and...

    To Be Published December 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Quantitative Methods and Socio-Economic Applications in GIS, Second Edition

    By Fahui Wang

    The second edition of a bestseller, Quantitative Methods and Socio-Economic Applications in GIS (previously titled Quantitative Methods and Applications in GIS) details applications of quantitative methods in social science, planning, and public policy with a focus on spatial perspectives. The book...

    To Be Published December 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Public Administration Training in Africa

    Competencies in Development Management

    Edited by Peter Fuseini Haruna, Shikha Vyas-Doorgapersad

    Drawing on a stellar collection of contributors, this book highlights the importance of public administration training and development for equipping individuals with the competencies needed for leading and managing public agencies, enacting policies, and delivering public services. Responding to...

    To Be Published December 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. 2014 International Conference on Education Management and Management Science

    Edited by Dawei Zheng

    Series: IRAICS Proceedings

    This proceedings volume contains selected papers presented at the 2014 International Conference on Education Management and Management Science (ICEMMS 2014), held August 7-8, 2014, in Tianjin, China. The objective of ICEMMS2014 is to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academicians as...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by CRC Press