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  1. The Future of Social Security Policy

    Women, Work and A Citizens Basic Income

    By Ailsa McKay

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Current debates concerning the future of social security provision in advanced capitalist states have raised the issue of a citizen’s basic income (CBI) as a possible reform package: a proposal based on the principles of individuality, universality and unconditionality which would ensure a minimum...

    Published September 18th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Airport and Aviation Security

    U.S. Policy and Strategy in the Age of Global Terrorism

    By Bartholomew Elias

    The response of the U.S. federal government to the events of September 11, 2001 has reflected the challenge of striking a balance between implementing security measures to deter terrorist attacks while at the same time limiting disruption to air commerce. Airport and Aviation Security: U.S. Policy...

    Published September 14th 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  3. Terrorism and Public Safety Policing

    Implications for the Obama Presidency

    By James F. Pastor

    The trends, data, and battle-tested logic don't lie. A perfect storm of extremist ideologies is on the horizon that threatens to challenge the current state of public safety—forcing police chiefs, public administrators, and security professionals to rethink their approach to policing the streets of...

    Published August 26th 2009 by CRC Press

  4. Disaster Management

    Global Problems and Local Solutions

    By Rajib Shaw, R.R. Krishnamurthy

    The world is becoming increasingly vulnerable to natural disasters. Disaster data in recent years shows an increase in the physical, social, and economic impacts of these tragedies. While a global perspective of disaster management is necessary, it is also important to emphasize local solutions....

    Published August 18th 2009 by CRC Press

  5. Achieving Competencies in Public Service: The Professional Edge

    The Professional Edge, 2nd Edition

    By James S. Bowman, Jonathan P. West, Marcia A. Beck

    The new context and character of public service - shifting values, entrepreneurship, information technology, and multi-sector careers - require a 'skills triangle' of technical, ethical, and leadership abilities. This concise and readable work focuses on these three essential skills, and describes...

    Published August 15th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Politics of Bureaucracy

    An Introduction to Comparative Public Administration, 6th Edition

    By B.Guy Peters

    Written by a leading authority in the field, this comprehensive exploration of the political and policy-making roles of public bureaucracies is now available in a fully revised sixth edition, offering extensive, well documented comparative analysis of the effects of politics on bureaucracy. New to...

    Published August 11th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Fixing Broken Cities

    The Implementation of Urban Development Strategies

    By John Kromer

    Through the insightful lens of an experienced practitioner, this book describes the origin, execution, and impact of urban repopulation strategies—initiatives designed to attract residents, businesses, jobs, shoppers, and visitors to places that had undergone decades of decline and abandonment. The...

    Published July 31st 2009 by Routledge

  8. Abstract Algebra

    An Interactive Approach

    By William Paulsen, William Paulsen

    Series: Textbooks in Mathematics

    By integrating the use of GAP and Mathematica®, Abstract Algebra: An Interactive Approach presents a hands-on approach to learning about groups, rings, and fields. Each chapter includes both GAP and Mathematica commands, corresponding Mathematica notebooks, traditional exercises, and several...

    Published July 29th 2009 by CRC Press

  9. The Formula for Economic Growth on Main Street America

    By Gerald L. Gordon

    Series: ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

    The community that establishes and maintains a solid economic framework greatly improves its chances of sustaining itself through fluctuations in the economy. The question is, of course, how can city officials and administrators make this happen? The Formula for Economic Growth on Main Street...

    Published July 29th 2009 by CRC Press

  10. Bureaucracy and Administration

    Edited by Ali Farazmand

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Bureaucracy is an age-old form of government that has survived since ancient times; it has provided order and persisted with durability, dependability, and stability. The popularity of the first edition of this book, entitled Handbook of Bureaucracy, is testimony to the endurance of bureaucratic...

    Published June 23rd 2009 by CRC Press