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  1. Organization Theory and the Public Sector

    Instrument, Culture and Myth

    By Tom Christensen, Per Lægreid, Paul G. Roness, Kjell Arne Røvik

    Public sector organizations are fundamentally different to their private sector counterparts. They are multi-functional, follow a political leadership, and the majority do not operate in an external market. In an era of rapid reform, reorganization and modernization of the public sector, this book...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Police Administration

    Edited by James Ruiz, Don Hummer

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    As figureheads of the most visible segment of criminal justice, today’s police administrators are forced to tackle challenges never faced by their predecessors. Heightened local and global threats, advanced technologies, and increased demands for procedural transparency require new levels of...

    Published September 18th 2007 by CRC Press

  3. Textbook of Social Administration

    The Consumer-Centered Approach

    By John Poertner, Charles A. Rapp

    Textbook of Social Administration equips social programs managers with the skills they need to produce mutually desired outcomes for their consumers/clients and for their staff. This comprehensive resource is a how-to guide to developing the management abilities needed to maintain an effective...

    Published September 6th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Contracting for Public Services

    By Carsten Greve

    Series: Routledge Masters in Public Management

    Insightful and comprehensive and covering new subjects like globalization and IT, this text, international in its approach, provides a thorough introduction to the key phases of the contracting process and the skills required by managers in its implementation. These include: policy for...

    Published August 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  5. Local Government in Central and Eastern Europe

    The Rebirth of Local Democracy

    Edited by Andrew Coulson, Adrian Campbell

    Advocates of democratization in Central and Eastern Europe before 1989 placed great emphasis on community self-government as the basis of civil society and democracy. After the ‘Velvet Revolutions’ of 1989 and the break up of the Soviet Union in 1991, the new states created an elected local...

    Published August 1st 2007 by Routledge

  6. International Politics of HIV/AIDS

    Global Disease-Local Pain

    By Hakan Seckinelgin

    This book examines the global governance of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, interrogating the role of this international system and global discourse on HIV/AIDS interventions. The geographical focus is Sub-Saharan Africa since the region has been at the forefront of these interventions. There is a need to...

    Published July 19th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Economic Analysis of Public Policy

    By William K. Bellinger

    A critical analysis of public policy decisions requires a far greater depth of knowledge than one receives from news reports and political speeches. Issues such as how best to reduce traffic congestion, reduce acid rain, improve airline safety or develop a parcel of land are better understood by...

    Published July 15th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Social Security for the Elderly

    Experiences from South Asia

    By S. Irudaya Rajan

    This book overviews the issue of population ageing in five countries in South Asia and projects the emerging scenarios. With a new field survey, it also documents existing policies and programs on pensions and social security, and examines their fiscal implications for the economy and society....

    Published May 31st 2007 by Routledge India

  9. Schooling and the Politics of Disaster

    Edited by Kenneth J. Saltman

    Schooling and the Politics of Disaster is the first volume to address how disaster is being used for a radical social and economic reengineering of education. From the natural disasters of the Asian tsunami and the hurricanes in the Gulf Coast, to the human-made disasters in Iraq, Afghanistan,...

    Published May 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  10. Risk and Crisis Management in the Public Sector

    By Lynn T. Drennan, Lynn T Drennan, Allan McConnell

    Series: Routledge Masters in Public Management

    A particular feature of modern, post-industrial societies is their growing awareness of risk and crisis management. This book’s main theme is therefore the context, concepts and practice of risk and crisis management in the public sector in Western, notably European, and Asia Pacific countries....

    Published March 28th 2007 by Routledge