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  1. E-Government and Websites

    A Public Solutions Handbook

    Edited by Aroon Manoharan

    Series: The Public Solutions Handbook Series

    This book presents a citizen-centric perspective of the dual components of e-government and e-governance. E-government refers to the practice of online public reporting by government to citizens, and to service delivery via the Internet. E-governance represents the initiatives for citizens to...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Case Research in Public Management

    By David E McNabb

    Highly readable and non-technical, this handbook is designed to help students and non-profit managers gain a working knowledge of the principles and practices of conducting qualitative case study research in public organizations. This book is a motherload of practical and comprehensive guidance to...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Governing Metropolitan Regions in the 21st Century

    By Donald Phares

    While government provides the structure of public leadership, governance is the art of public leadership. This timely book examines current trends in metropolitan governance issues. It analyzes specific cases from thirteen major metropolitan regions in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, all...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Leader-Managers in the Public Sector: Managing for Results

    Managing for Results

    By Michael S. Dukakis, John H. Portz

    Highlights the skills and practices necessary for effective leader-managers in the public sector. It begins by clarifying the differences between leadership and management. It then draws on in-depth interviews with seven successful leader-managers in different policy fields to identify six...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Public Administration in Perspective

    Theory and Practice Through Multiple Lenses

    By David John Farmer

    Throughout its history, public administration has used a number of different perspectives for analyzing the discipline's theory and practice, and both mainstream and alternative lenses have produced valuable insights and prescriptions. At the same time, an individual way of looking at PA can be...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Making a Difference: Progressive Values in Public Administration

    Progressive Values in Public Administration

    By Richard C Box

    This inspirational work encourages Public Administration professionals to participate in progressive social change by advocating progressive values to counter the regressive values currently dominant in American society. The book begins with an analysis of regressive and progressive societal values...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal

    Partnerships in Action

    By Rory Shand

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Environmental and sustainability issues are currently stretched by economic concerns and policy areas such as housing and education are therefore needed more than ever to help regenerate the social and urban environment. Governing Sustainable Urban Renewal: Partnerships in Action uses detailed case...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Budgeting for Public Managers

    By John W. Swain, B.J. Reed

    Benefiting from the authors' many years of teaching undergraduate and graduate students and practitioners, here is a clear, comprehensive, practice-oriented text for public budgeting courses. Rather than presenting each budgeting concern in mind-numbing detail, the book offers a commonsensical view...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Performance Budgeting for State and Local Government

    2nd Edition

    By Janet M. Kelly, William C. Rivenbark

    Provides a comprehensive theoretical and practical framework for informing budget decisions based on the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery. The authors enliven the text with references to their original research and personal experiences with performance measurement, citizen...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. A Reasonable Public Servant: Constitutional Foundations of Administrative Conduct in the United States

    Constitutional Foundations of Administrative Conduct in the United States

    By Lily Xiao Hong Lee, David H. Rosenbloom

    An essential text for PA courses on Human Resource Management as well as Public Management and Law, this book illuminates the role of the reasonable public servant, who strives to perform authorized functions efficiently, yet in a manner that aligns with constitutional values embodied in the Bill...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge