Skip to Content

Textbooks by Subject

Public Administration & Management Textbooks

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 92 new and published textbooks in the subject of Public Administration & Management — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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

New and Published Textbooks – Page 2

  1. Philosophy, Ethics, and Public Policy: An Introduction

    By Andrew I Cohen

    What makes a policy work? What should policies attempt to do, and what ought they not do? These questions are at the heart of both policy-making and ethics. Philosophy, Ethics and Public Policy: An Introduction examines these questions and more. Andrew I. Cohen uses contemporary examples and...

    Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. People Skills for Public Managers

    By Suzanne Mccorkle, Stephanie Witt

    This book fills the need for a communication-based, public sector framed book. The authors combine just enough basic theory about communication with specific skill development in areas of immediate interest to those who work in the public sector. It also features a strong "practice" orientation,...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Financial Management in the Public Sector

    Tools, Applications and Cases, 3rd Edition

    By Xiaohu (Shawn) Wang

    The new edition of this popular book provides a step-by-step guide on how to use financial management and budgeting tools in the public sector. The book features a practical, case-study approach, and includes plentiful exercises and examples. It is designed as a textbook for courses on public...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Comparative Public Administration

    2nd Edition

    Edited by J.A. Chandler

    This accessible introduction to the system of public administration uses a clear, country by country analysis to the contemporary system of public administration and management in a number of significant countries. This text examines the extent to which new public management, politicians and public...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Governing Metropolitan Areas

    Growth and Change in a Networked Age, 2nd Edition

    By David K. Hamilton

    Interest and research on regionalism has soared in the last decade. Local governments in metropolitan areas and civic organizations are increasingly engaged in cooperative and collaborative public policy efforts to solve problems that stretch across urban centers and their surrounding suburbs. Yet...

    Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  6. The American Welfare State

    A Practical Guide

    By Brian Glenn

    Through a practical introduction to the policies of the American welfare state—a wide-ranging subject much discussed but seldom described—this concise volume details the four main areas of social welfare policy: housing assistance, nutrition assistance, income assistance, and medical assistance. In...

    Published April 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Making of Criminal Justice Policy

    By Sue Hobbs, Christopher Hamerton

    This new textbook will provide students of criminology with a better understanding of criminal justice policy and, in doing so, offers a framework for analysing the social, economic and political processes that shape its creation. The book adopts a policy-oriented approach to criminal justice,...

    Published April 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. A Guide to Ethics and Public Policy

    Finding Our Way

    By D. Don Welch

    Developed by D. Don Welch during his 28 years of teaching ethics and public policy, the rationale behind A Guide to Ethics and Public Policy is to present a comprehensive guide for making policy judgments. Rather than present specific cases that raise moral issues or discuss the role a few...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Nonprofit Organizations

    Theory, Management, Policy, 2nd Edition

    By Helmut K. Anheier

    In this new edition of his popular textbook, Nonprofit Organizations: Theory, Management, Policy, Helmut K. Anheier has fully updated, revised and expanded his comprehensive introduction to this field. The text takes on an international and comparative dimensions perspective, detailing the...

    Published March 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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

Subjects

We're sorry. There was an issue processing this category.


Forthcoming Textbooks

  1. Making Public Policy Decisions: Expertise, skills and experience
    Edited by Damon Alexander, Jenny M. Lewis
    To Be Published December 21st 2014
  2. The Routledge Handbook of Poverty in the United States
    Edited by Stephen Haymes, Maria Vidal de Haymes, Reuben Miller
    To Be Published December 22nd 2014
  3. Public Transport Planning and Management in Developing Countries
    By Ashish Verma, T.V. Ramanayya
    To Be Published December 22nd 2014
  4. Risk and Crisis Management in the Public Sector, 2nd Edition
    By Lynn T Drennan, Allan McConnell, Alastair Stark
    To Be Published December 22nd 2014
  5. Social Process of Lobbying: Cooperation or Collusion?
    By John C. Scott
    To Be Published December 23rd 2014

Find more forthcoming textbooks


Search Textbooks


 

law textbooks sidebanner pos 1
Social Psychology banner 2014
Lib Recommendation siee pos 3 - 
	Recommend key titles to your librarian today! Ensure that your library has access to all the latest publications.