Public Administration and Law
Public Administration in Post-Communist Countries Former Soviet Union, Central and Eastern Europe, and Mongolia
Public Administration in Southeast Asia Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Macao
The Art and Practice of Court Administration
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 ...
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,...
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 ...
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. ...
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...