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Forthcoming Public Administration & Management Books

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  1. New Public Governance, the Third Sector, and Co-Production

    Edited by Victor Pestoff, Taco Brandsen, Bram Verschuere

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    In recent years public management research in a variety of disciplines has paid increasing attention to the role of citizens and the third sector in the provision of public services. Several of these efforts have employed the concept of co-production to better understand and explain this trend....

    To Be Published August 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Land Use and Land Cover Semantics

    Principles, Best Practices, and Prospects

    Edited by Ola Ahlqvist, Steffen Fritz, Krzysztof Janowicz

    As more and more land cover data sets have been developed, the need to harmonize classification systems for landscape analysis is a frequently proposed solution. This book provides a platform for scholars to reassess the field, affirm successful approaches, and point to future possibilities in...

    To Be Published August 13th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Building Smart Cities

    Analytics, ICT, and Design Thinking

    By Carol L. Stimmel

    This book explains the technology and methodology used to build Smart Cities. Information and communications technology form the backbone of Smart Cities. A comprehensive and robust data analytics program enables the right choices to be made in building Smart Cities. Design thinking helps to create...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Auerbach Publications

  4. Pharmaceutical Industry and Public Policy in Post-reform India

    By Reji K. Joseph

    Series: Critical Political Economy of South Asia

    This book examines the impact of economic reforms in India on the pharmaceutical industry and access to medicines. It traces the changing production and trade pattern of the industry, research and development (R&D) preferences and strategies of Indian pharmaceutical firms, patent system...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge India

  5. Understanding Spectrum Liberalisation

    By Martin Sims, Toby Youell, Richard Womersley

    Until the 1990s, almost all spectrum licenses were given away practically for free – even the first mobile licenses which laid the foundation for multi-billion dollar companies that dominate stock markets around the world. This book identifies the successes and failures of the main policy...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Using Social Marketing for Public Emergency Preparedness

    Social Change for Community Resilience

    By Nancy Meyer-Emerick

    Less than half of the public in the U.S. have taken the three steps to prepare for emergencies that are recommended by FEMA and the Red Cross: having a 3-day emergency kit, a family communication plan, and knowing where to get information during an emergency. Although emergency managers attempt to...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Disaster Recovery, Second Edition

    By Brenda D. Phillips

    The first edition of Disaster Recovery set a high standard for evidence-based best practices in a user-friendly textbook. Since its publication, a number of important new studies and guides have become available, necessitating an update to this work. This second edition includes updated coverage of...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Climate Change Adaptation and Food Supply Chain Management

    Edited by Ari Paloviita, Marja Järvelä

    Series: Routledge Advances in Climate Change Research

    The success of the entire food supply chain depends on the prosperity of farms and local communities. The direct climate change risks faced by the agricultural sector are therefore also risks to businesses and food supply chains. Hence the importance of resilience at farm level, community level and...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas

    By Hongsheng Zhang, Hui Lin, Yuanzhi Zhang, Qihao Weng

    Series: Remote Sensing Applications Series

    Urban impervious surfaces include any man-made surfaces such as roads, parking lots, and rooftops which prevent rainwater from infiltrating into the soil. This book investigates the state of the art of remote sensing of impervious surfaces by summarizing the environmental and socioeconomic impacts...

    To Be Published August 28th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. An Introduction to the Policy Process

    Theories, Concepts, and Models of Public Policy Making, 4th Edition

    By Thomas A Birkland

    The fourth edition of this widely-used text relates theory to practice in the public policy process. In a clear, conversational style, the author conveys the best current thinking on the policy process with an emphasis on accessibility and synthesis. The book has been reorganized to better...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge