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  1. Lean for the Public Sector

    The Pursuit of Perfection in Government Services

    By Bert Teeuwen

    Packed with international case examples and clearly delineating principles as they apply to public sector organizations, Lean for the Public Sector: The Pursuit of Perfection in Government Services demonstrates that Lean in the public sector is neither rocket science nor a typical profit-driven...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Productivity Press

  2. Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Three

    Edited by Otwin Marenin, Dilip K. Das

    Series: Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

    Several years ago, the Trends in Policing series unveiled insiders’ accounts of how police leaders perceive the work they do. These volumes feature interviews with practitioners who speak candidly about their concerns and opinions. They present their evaluations of programs and philosophies that...

    Published December 13th 2010 by CRC Press

  3. Designing Public Policies

    Principles and Instruments

    By Michael Howlett

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Policy Studies

    This textbook provides a concise and accessible introduction to the principles and elements of policy design in contemporary governance. Howlett seeks to examine in detail the range of substantive and procedural policy instruments that together comprise the toolbox from which governments select...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Managing Complex Governance Systems

    Edited by Geert Teisman, Arwin van Buuren, Lasse M. Gerrits

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    Advances in public management sciences have long indicated the empirical finding that the normal state of public management systems is complex and that its dynamics are non-linear. Complex systems are subject to system pressures, system shocks, chance events, path-dependency and...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Managing Children in Disasters

    Planning for Their Unique Needs

    By Jane A. Bullock, George Haddow, Damon P. Coppola

    Each year, disasters such as house fires, car accidents, tsunamis, earthquakes, and hurricanes impact hundreds of thousands of children. Child victims can suffer disproportionately and the physical and psychological damage sustained can far outweigh the same effects in adults, often requiring years...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by CRC Press

  6. Women's Rights in the USA

    Policy Debates and Gender Roles, 4th Edition

    By Dorothy E. McBride, Janine A. Parry

    In Women’s Rights in the USA, Fourth Edition, McBride and Parry examine the policy debates critical to women in American society. Analyzing both the historical contexts and current controversies, the authors show the processes behind the statutes, court cases, and administrative rules pertaining to...

    Published December 2nd 2010 by Routledge

  7. The Risk of Social Policy?

    The electoral consequences of welfare state retrenchment and social policy performance in OECD countries

    By Nathalie Giger

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Political Economy of the Welfare State

    The Risk of Social Policy? uses a comparative perspective to systematically analyse the effects of social policy reforms and welfare state retrenchment on voting choice for the government. It re-examines twenty elections in OECD countries to show if and how social policy issues drive elections....

    Published December 1st 2010 by Routledge

  8. Public Administration in Southeast Asia

    Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Macao

    Edited by Evan M. Berman

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    While public administration practice and education in general has become considerably professionalized in the last decade, existing knowledge on public administration in Southeast Asia is fragmented at best, and often devoid of a useful reference. While journal articles and government reports...

    Published November 18th 2010 by CRC Press

  9. Public Policy Making

    Process and Principles, 3rd Edition

    By Larry N. Gerston

    This brief text identifies the issues, resources, actors, and institutions involved in public policy making and traces the dynamics of the policymaking process, including the triggering of issue awareness, the emergence of an issue on the public agenda, the formation of a policy commitment, and the...

    Published November 15th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Subdividing the Land

    Metes and Bounds and Rectangular Survey Systems

    By Gaby M. Neunzert

    Ideally, every tract of land has a description on paper and a physical survey on the ground. When boundary disputes arise, all parties concerned must quickly learn the vocabulary and processes involved with real estate. Written for anyone dealing in real estate transactions, Subdividing the Land:...

    Published November 11th 2010 by CRC Press