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Forthcoming Public Administration & Management Books

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  1. Popular Music and Cultural Policy

    Edited by Shane Homan, Martin Cloonan, Jen Cattermole

    Popular music is increasingly visible in government strategies and policies. While much has been written about the expanding flow of music products and music creativity in emphasising the global nature of popular music, little attention has been paid to the flow of ideas about policy formation and...

    To Be Published February 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Creating Public Value in Practice

    Advancing the Common Good in a Multi-Sector, Shared-Power, No-One-Wholly-in-Charge World

    Edited by John M. Bryson, Barbara C. Crosby, Laura Bloomberg

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    There is a lot of chatter in the media about whether the pride that Americans have felt towards their citizenship and the connection they’ve felt towards their democratic values, can ever be restored. This book brings together a set of stellar scholars and practitioners to discuss and advance the...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Paying Our High Public Officials

    Evaluating the Political Justifications of Top Wages in the Public Sector

    By Teun J. Dekker

    Series: Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

    In almost every liberal democratic society, an issue that is a topic of constant and passionate public discussion is how much that country’s ministers, legislators, senior civil servants, and senior judges should be paid. Nor is this surprising; the issue has considerable voyeuristic appeal,...

    To Be Published February 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 two traditionally disparate academic literatures of public services management and strategic management. The authors argue that some schools of strategic management are now of enhanced relevance for contemporary public...

    To Be Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Public Sector Ethics

    Theory and Applications

    By Steven G. Koven

    This book is a guide to public sector ethics covering the major obstacles and stigmas within the field. For example, the ethics and rules of behavior will differ greatly in an elementary classroom versus a public library or a sanitation route or a battlefield. The book offers macro and local level...

    To Be Published February 18th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. 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...

    To Be Published February 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    To Be Published February 27th 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...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge