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  1. City Logistics

    Mapping The Future

    Edited by Eiichi Taniguchi, Russell G. Thompson

    City Logistics: Mapping The Future examines the key concepts of city logistics along with the associated implementation issues, methodologies, and policy measures. Chronicling the growth of city logistics as a discipline and how planning and policy have improved practice over the last ten years, it...

    Published November 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Comparing autocracies in the early Twenty-first Century

    Vol 2: The Performance and Persistence of Autocracies

    Edited by Aurel Croissant, Steffen Kailitz, Patrick Koellner, Stefan Wurster

    Series: Democratization Special Issues

    Authoritarianism research has evolved into one of the fastest growing research fields in comparative politics. The newly awakened interest in autocratic regimes goes hand in hand with a lack of systematic research on the results of the political and substantive policy performance of variants of...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

  3. The 'Olympic and Paralympic' Effect on Public Policy

    Edited by Daniel Bloyce, Andy Smith

    Set against the backdrop of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, this book examines the impact on public policy from broader political decisions taken in relation to Olympic- and Paralympic-related policy. It considers the major political justifications for hosting these global sports...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Public-Private Partnerships: Infrastructure, Transportation and Local Services

    Edited by Germà Bel, Trevor Brown, Rui Cunha Marques

    Public–private partnerships (PPPs) are arrangements between government and private actors with the objective of providing public infrastructure, facilities and services. Three fundamental questions frame the use of PPPs at the local level: What do PPPs look like? What gives rise to the use of PPPs?...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sustainable Development for Public Administration

    By John R. Bartle, Deniz Zeynup Leuenberger

    This groundbreaking text focuses on the application of sustainability and sustainable development theories to public administration practice. It's designed to guide planning, resource management, and outcomes measurement for future and current non-profit and public managers. The book introduces...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Postmodern Public Administration

    This widely acclaimed work provides a lively counterbalance to the standard assessment-measurement-accountability prescriptions that have made showing you did your job more important than actually doing it. Now extensively revised, it articulates a postmodern theory of public administration that...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Rules and Red Tape: A Prism for Public Administration Theory and Research

    A Prism for Public Administration Theory and Research

    By Barry Bozeman, Mary K. Feeney

    This work includes a brief history of skyscrapers as well as chapters on elevators and communications, facades and facing, mechanical and electrical systems, forces of nature, and much more....

    Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 18th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 18th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 18th 2014 by Routledge