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Managing Development in a Globalized World Concepts, Processes, Institutions

Managing Development in a Globalized World Concepts, Processes, Institutions

1st Edition

Habib Zafarullah, Ahmed Shafiqul Huque
March 13, 2012

Traditionally, development has been rooted in ideologies and assumptions prevalent in the developed world and in practices and strategies adopted by leading industrial nations. However, historically, eclectic ideas and approaches often clash with existing long-established notions of progress and ...

Organizational Behavior and Public Management, Revised and Expanded

Organizational Behavior and Public Management, Revised and Expanded

3rd Edition

Michael L. Vasu, Debra W. Stewart, G. David Garson
March 03, 1998

Organizational Behavior and Public Management reveals how organizational behavior enables managers to direct resources that advance the programs and policies of public and government. This edition offers a public sector perspective of core topics, such as communication, decision-making, leadership,...

Personnel Management in Government Politics and Process, Seventh Edition

Personnel Management in Government Politics and Process, Seventh Edition

7th Edition

Norma M. Riccucci, Katherine C. Naff
July 22, 2013

With over 20 million people on its payroll, the government continues to be the largest employer in the country. Managing people who do the nation’s work is of critical importance to politicians and government leaders as well as citizens. The great recession of 2008 put enormous strains on ...

Public Administration and Law

Public Administration and Law

3rd Edition

David H. Rosenbloom, Rosemary O'Leary, Joshua Chanin
June 23, 2010

Since the first edition of Public Administration and Law was published in 1983, it has retained its unique status of being the only book in the field of public administration that analyzes how constitutional law regulates and informs the way administrators interact with each other and the public. ...

Public Administration in Africa Performance and Challenges

Public Administration in Africa Performance and Challenges

1st Edition

Shikha Vyas-Doorgapersad, Lukamba-Muhiya. Tshombe, Ernest Peprah Ababio
April 02, 2013

With contributions from leading regional scholars, Public Administration in Africa: Performance and Challenges examines the complexities of the art of governance from the unique African perspective. The editors bring together a cohesive study of the major issues and regions by taking an analytic ...

Public Administration in East Asia Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan

Public Administration in East Asia Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan

1st Edition

Evan M. Berman
May 11, 2010

Written by leading experts, Public Administration in East Asia: Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan examines the inner workings of governments in East Asia, in particular its public administration and related public policy processes. It focuses on the apparatus of government — the agencies, ...

Public Administration in Post-Communist Countries Former Soviet Union, Central and Eastern Europe, and Mongolia

Public Administration in Post-Communist Countries Former Soviet Union, Central and Eastern Europe, and Mongolia

1st Edition

Saltanat Liebert, Stephen E. Condrey, Dmitry Goncharov
February 26, 2013

Although it has been more than 20 years since Communism crumbled in Central and Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union, many scholars and politicians still wonder what the lifting of the Iron Curtain has really meant for these former Communist countries. And, because these countries were largely ...

Public Administration in South Asia India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan

Public Administration in South Asia India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan

1st Edition

Meghna Sabharwal, Evan M. Berman
May 07, 2013

A state-of-the-art, one-stop resource, Public Administration in South Asia: India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan examines public administration issues and advances in the Indian subcontinent. The book fulfills a critical need. These nations have the largest public administration programs in South Asia, ...

Public Administration in Southeast Asia Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Macao

Public Administration in Southeast Asia Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Macao

1st Edition

Evan M. Berman
November 18, 2010

While public administration practice and education in general has become considerably professionalized in the last decade, existing knowledge on public administration in Southeast Asia is fragmented at best, and often devoid of a useful reference. While journal articles and government reports ...

Sustainable Development Policy and Administration

Sustainable Development Policy and Administration

1st Edition

Gedeon M. Mudacumura, Desta Mebratu, M. Shamsul Haque
December 21, 2005

Sustainable Development Policy and Administration provides a learning resource describing the major issues that are critical to understanding the multiple dimensions of sustainable development. The overall theme of each contributed chapter in this book is the urgent need to promote global ...

The Art and Practice of Court Administration

The Art and Practice of Court Administration

1st Edition

Alexander B. Aikman
December 15, 2006

The Art and Practice of Court Administration explores the context in which court administration is practiced and identifiesthe qualities and skills court administrators need. Divided into two major parts, part one covers the history of the field and how courts are organized, environmental ...

The Politics-Administration Dichotomy Toward a Constitutional Perspective, Second Edition

The Politics-Administration Dichotomy Toward a Constitutional Perspective, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Patrick Overeem
April 03, 2012

The politics-administration dichotomy is much mentioned and often criticized in the Public Administration literature. The Politics-Administration Dichotomy: Toward a Constitutional Perspective, Second Edition offers a book-length treatment of this classical notion. While public administration ...

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