Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Public Administration & Management Books

You are currently browsing 51–60 of 577 new and published books in the subject of Public Administration & Management — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 6

  1. Super PAC!

    Money, Elections, and Voters after Citizens United

    By Conor M. Dowling, Michael G. Miller

    Series: Routledge Research in American Politics and Governance

    Recent federal court activity has dramatically changed the regulatory environment of campaign finance in the United States. Since 2010, the judiciary has decided that corporations and labor unions may freely spend in American elections, and that so-called "Super PACs" can accept unlimited...

    Published March 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Environmental Law from the Policy Perspective

    Understanding How Legal Frameworks Influence Environmental Problem Solving

    By Chad J. McGuire

    Most books on environment law focus on the law first, and then look at how environmental problems are dealt with in relation to the law. Taking a fresh approach, Environmental Law from the Policy Perspective: Understanding How Legal Frameworks Influence Environmental Problem Solving examines...

    Published March 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. China, the West and the Myth of New Public Management

    Neoliberalism and its Discontents

    By Paolo Urio

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    In the West, innovations in new public management (NPM) have been regarded as part of the neoliberal project, whilst in China, these reforms have emerged from a very different economic and social landscape. Despite these differences however, similar measures to those introduced in the West have...

    Published March 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Using the "Narcotrafico" Threat to Build Public Administration Capacity between the US and Mexico

    Edited by Donald E. Klingner, Roberto Moreno Espinosa

    Series: ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

    The current drug trafficking crisis between the US and Mexico is a "perfect storm" that has caused deaths, disappearances, and widespread fear of violence and insecurity in the border area between these two countries. Current US drug control policies with Mexico are based on a militarized system of...

    Published February 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Research Methods in Public Administration and Public Management

    An Introduction

    By Sandra van Thiel

    Series: Routledge Masters in Public Management

    Research in public administration and public management has distinctive features that influence the choices and application of research methods. Periods of change and upheaval in the public sector provide ample opportunities and cases for research, but the standard methodologies for researching in...

    Published February 20th 2014 by Routledge

  6. A Complexity Theory for Public Policy

    By Göktuğ Morçöl

    Series: Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

    Complexity theory has become popular in the natural and social sciences over the last few decades as a result of the advancements in our understanding of the complexities in natural and social phenomena. Concepts and methods of complexity theory have been applied by scholars of public affairs in...

    Published February 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Comparative Perspectives on Environmental Policies and Issues

    Edited by Robert A. Dibie

    Series: Routledge Research in Environmental Policy and Politics

    Comparative Perspectives on Environmental Policies and Issues presents tools and concepts about environmental policies in several developed and developing countries. It explores a broad survey of ecological modernization theory, ecological feminism theory, environmental justice theory, the concept...

    Published February 11th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Emigration in 21st-Century India

    Governance, Legislation, Institutions

    By S. Krishna Kumar, S. Irudaya Rajan

    Emigration in 21st-Century India is the first definitive exposition of contemporary Indian labour migration. The book provides a comprehensive appraisal of the policies, legislation and institutional architecture governing emigration at both federal and state levels. It posits that, geographically,...

    Published February 4th 2014 by Routledge India

  9. Cosmopolitanism, Religion and the Public Sphere

    Edited by Maria Rovisco, Sebastian Kim

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    Although emerging scholarship in the social sciences suggests that religion can be a potential catalyst of cosmopolitanism and global citizenship, few attempts have been made to bring to the fore new theoretical positions and empirical analyses of how cosmopolitanism -- as a philosophical notion, a...

    Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Labor Relations in the Public Sector, Fifth Edition

    By Richard C. Kearney, Patrice M. Mareschal

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Since publication of the fourth edition of Labor Relations in the Public Sector, public sector unions have encountered strong headwinds in many parts of the U.S. Membership is falling in some jurisdictions, public opinion has shifted against the unions, and political forces are leaning against them...

    Published January 17th 2014 by CRC Press