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  1. The New Public Governance?

    Emerging Perspectives on the Theory and Practice of Public Governance

    Edited by Stephen P. Osborne

    Despite predictions that 'new public management' would establish itself as the new paradigm of Public Administration and Management, recent academic research has highlighted concerns about the intra-organizational focus and limitations of this approach. This book represents a comprehensive analysis...

    Published December 20th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Buying National Security

    How America Plans and Pays for Its Global Role and Safety at Home

    By Gordon Adams, Cindy Williams

    The tools of American statecraft—defense, diplomacy, foreign and security assistance, homeland security and intelligence—are rarely examined together. Adams and Williams fill this gap by examining how these tools work, how they are planned for, and how they are budgeted. Seeing policy through the...

    Published December 15th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Governance for Harmony in Asia and Beyond

    Edited by Julia Tao, Anthony B. L. Cheung, Martin Painter, Chenyang Li

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    Harmony has become a major challenge for modern governance in the twenty-first century because of the multi-religious, multi-racial and multi-ethnic character of our increasingly globalized societies. Governments all over the world are facing growing pressure to integrate the many diverse elements...

    Published December 13th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Immigration and American Democracy

    Subverting the Rule of Law

    By Robert Koulish

    While the idea of immigration embodies America’s rhetorical commitment to democracy, recent immigration control policies also showcase abysmal failures in democratic practice. Immigration and American Democracy examines these failures in terms of state sovereignty, neoliberalism, and...

    Published December 13th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Making Public Services Management Critical

    Edited by Graeme Currie, Jackie Ford, Nancy Harding, Mark Learmonth

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    This book brings together public services policy and public services management in a novel way that is likely to resonate with academics, policy makers and practitioners engaged in the organization of public services delivery as it is from a perspective that challenges many received ideas in...

    Published December 7th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism, Second Edition

    Edited by Tushar K. Ghosh, Mark A. Prelas, Dabir S. Viswanath, Sudarshan K. Loyalka

    Series: Public Administration and Public Policy

    Traditionally, resources on terrorism and counterterrorism tend to focus on the social, behavioral, and legal aspects of the subject, with minimal emphasis on the scientific and technological aspects. Taking into account these practical considerations, the second edition of Science and Technology...

    Published November 3rd 2009 by CRC Press

  7. The Tsunami of 2004 in Sri Lanka

    Impacts and Policy in the Shadow of Civil War

    Edited by Ragnhild Lund, Piers Blaikie

    This book is based on empirical research in Sri Lanka conducted after the catastrophic tsunami which hit the country in December 2004. The aims of the research have been to develop new knowledge on post-crisis reconstruction and recovery work, on how to bridge the knowledge gap between researchers...

    Published October 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  8. Organizational Assessment and Improvement in the Public Sector

    By Kathleen M. Immordino

    Series: ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

    Calls for performance measures and metrics sound good, but public sector organizations often lack the tools required to assess the organization as a whole and create true change.In order to implement an integrated cycle of assessment, planning, and improvement, government agencies at all levels...

    Published October 12th 2009 by CRC Press

  9. Philippine Security in the Age of Terror

    National, Regional, and Global Challenges in the Post-9/11 World

    By Rommel Banlaoi

    As the twelfth most populous nation, the Philippines’ diverse religious and ethnic population makes it an ideal example of the changing tenet of what is deemed national security—post 9/11. Issues previously considered social or public are now viewed as security issues. Food production is now...

    Published October 12th 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  10. Ethics Moments in Government

    Cases and Controversies

    By Donald C. Menzel

    Series: ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

    Ethical concerns are among the most common problems public administrators face, yet the issues are often complex, and the correct choices are not always clear. Living up to the public trust is much more than just an act of compliance. It also involves perceiving, preventing, avoiding, and resolving...

    Published September 24th 2009 by CRC Press