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  1. Political Economy

    Edited by Norman Schofield, Dino Falaschetti, Andrew R. Rutten

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

    Until about two hundred years ago, almost everyone faced the prospect of a life that was poor, nasty, brutish, and short, with few if any prospects for betterment. For example, in today’s money, annual average per-capita income during the first millennium was constant at about $500. And most of the...

    Published May 25th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Ethics and Public Policy

    A Philosophical Inquiry

    By Jonathan Wolff

    Train crashes cause, on average, a handful of deaths each year in the UK. Technologies exist that would save the lives of some of those who die. Yet these technical innovations would cost hundreds of millions of pounds. Should we spend the money? How can we decide how to trade off life against...

    Published May 24th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Changing Governance and Public Policy in East Asia

    Edited by Ka Ho Mok, Ray Forrest

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    The search for good governance has become an increasingly important element of public policy and public management and is high on the political agenda of East Asian countries. The need for robust governance structures and institutions was brought into sharp focus by the Asian Financial Crisis which...

    Published May 17th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Evidence-Based Public Management: Practices, Issues and Prospects

    Practices, Issues and Prospects

    By Anna Shillabeer, Terry F. Buss, Denise M. Rousseau

    Evidence-based management (EBMgt) derives principles of good management from scientific research, meta-analysis, literature reviews, and case studies, and then translates them into practice. This book is the first systematic assessment of EBMgt and its potential application in public management....

    Published May 15th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Public Administration

    An Introduction

    By Marc Holzer, Richard W Schwester

    Marc Holzer and Richard Schwester have written a fresh and highly engaging textbook for the introductory course in Public Administration. Their coverage is both comprehensive and cutting edge, not just including all the basic topics (OT, budgeting, HRM), but also reflecting new realities in public...

    Published May 15th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Managing Spontaneous Community Volunteers in Disasters

    A Field Manual

    By Lisa Orloff

    While history has identified a need for improved coordination during emergencies, it has also demonstrated that community volunteers positively impact their neighborhoods during times of crisis. Laying out the rationale and process by which emergency managers, community leaders, and...

    Published April 25th 2011 by CRC Press

  7. China's Local Administration

    Traditions and Changes in the Sub-National Hierarchy

    Edited by Jae Ho Chung, Tao-chiu Lam

    Series: China Policy Series

    The remarkable changes in China over the past three decades are mostly considered at the national level, whereas local government – which has played and continues to play a key role in these developments – is often overlooked. The themes of China’s local administrative hierarchy, and its historical...

    Published April 20th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The New Public Service

    Serving, Not Steering, 3rd Edition

    By Janet V Denhardt, Robert B. Denhardt

    This widely-praised book is built around seven core principles that provide a framework for the many voices calling for the reaffirmation of democratic values,citizenship, and service in the public interest. This edition includes a brand new chapter that provides action recommendations for putting...

    Published April 15th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Spatial Data Infrastructures in Context

    North and South

    Edited by Zorica Nedovic-Budic, Joep Crompvoets, Yola Georgiadou

    In the wake of the so-called information technology revolution, many stakeholders from the public and private sectors (including citizens) have indeed grown accustomed to the promise and usability of spatial data infrastructures (SDI) for data access, use, and sharing. Analyzing the obstacles as...

    Published April 5th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Religion, Politics and International Relations

    Selected Essays

    By Jeff Haynes

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    A leading authority in the discipline, Jeffrey Haynes has contributed to many of the most significant debates in the fields of religion & politics and religion & international relations in the last twenty years. This book brings together many of his most influential essays, offering a...

    Published April 4th 2011 by Routledge