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  1. Social and Economic Control of Alcohol

    The 21st Amendment in the 21st Century

    By Carole L. Jurkiewicz, Murphy J. Painter

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    As a toast to success, a drowning of sorrows, a rite of passage, and the fuel for most social activities, alcohol plays a central role in our culture. Alcohol generates nearly $160 billion in US revenues annually and is a major source of tax revenue, making the stakes in the modern debate over its...

    Published November 14th 2007 by CRC Press

  2. Handbook of Research Methods in Public Administration, Second Edition

    Edited by Gerald J. Miller, Kaifeng Yang

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Describing new techniques and novel applications, Handbook of Research Methods in Public Administration, Second Edition demonstrates the use of tools designed to meet the increased complexity of problems in government and non-profit organizations with ever-more rigorous and systematic research. It...

    Published November 14th 2007 by CRC Press

  3. 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 31st 2007 by Routledge

  4. 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 19th 2007 by CRC Press

  5. 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 7th 2007 by Routledge

  6. 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 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  7. 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 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  8. 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 20th 2007 by Routledge

  9. 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 16th 2007 by Routledge

  10. 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 June 1st 2007 by Routledge India