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Multiorganizational Arrangements for Watershed Protection Working Better Together

Multiorganizational Arrangements for Watershed Protection: Working Better Together

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Madeleine Wright McNamara, John Charles Morris
April 01, 2022

With cross-pollination of the public administration and policy implementation literatures, Madeleine Wright McNamara and John Charles Morris present the Multiorganizational Interaction Model as a framework to explore the use of cooperation, coordination, and collaboration between 15 federal/state ...

COVID-19 Pandemic, Public Policy and Institutions in India Issues of Labour, Income, and Human Development

COVID-19 Pandemic, Public Policy and Institutions in India: Issues of Labour, Income, and Human Development

1st Edition

Forthcoming

Edited By Indranil De, Soumyadip Chattopadhyay, Hippu Salk Kristle Nathan, Kingshuk Sarkar
March 24, 2022

This book looks at the institutional and governance issues faced by India during the first and second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic and its adverse impact on the vulnerable sectors and groups. The book is split into four parts, with preceding chapters informing later ones. Part One outlines the ...

City Sextons Tales from Municipal Leaders

City Sextons: Tales from Municipal Leaders

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Staci M. Zavattaro
February 01, 2022

City sextons are a dying breed and in this book sextons from throughout the United States share their experiences as a city’s chief death expert. With a view to investigating their role in local governance processes, how they contribute to public engagement in cities, and what are some ...

A Guidebook for City and County Managers Meeting Today's Challenges

A Guidebook for City and County Managers: Meeting Today's Challenges

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By James M. Bourey
January 25, 2022

Whether you are a student preparing for a career in public administration, mid-career professional manager or seasoned veteran, A Guidebook for City and County Managers provides policy guidance and advice to local governmental challenges and issues. Assuming a knowledge of the basics of public ...

Modern Weights and Measures Regulation in the United States A Brief History

Modern Weights and Measures Regulation in the United States: A Brief History

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Craig A. Leisy
December 27, 2021

In this book, Craig A. Leisy provides a concise history of weights and measures regulation in the United States from the early 20th century up to the present day. Written for academic and professional readers, Leisy describes basic terms and concepts, the origins and history of weights and measures...

The Effects of Technology and Institutions on E-Participation A Cross-National Analysis

The Effects of Technology and Institutions on E-Participation: A Cross-National Analysis

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Pragati Rawat, John C. Morris
December 06, 2021

In this book Pragati Rawat and John C. Morris identify and evaluate the impact of factors that can help explain the difference in e-participation, public participation using information and communication technology, in different countries. While cross-sectional studies have been covered, few have ...

Policy Making and Southern Distinctiveness

Policy Making and Southern Distinctiveness

1st Edition

By John C. Morris, Martin K. Mayer, Robert C. Kenter, R. Bruce Anderson
October 05, 2021

Policy Making and Southern Distinctiveness examines the uniqueness of southern politics and their policy choices. While decades of scholarship on the politics of the American South have focused on partisanship and electoral outcomes as the primary elements of interest in southern politics, few ...

The Transformative Potential of Participatory Budgeting Creating an Ideal Democracy

The Transformative Potential of Participatory Budgeting: Creating an Ideal Democracy

1st Edition

By George Robert Bateman, Jr.
June 30, 2021

In this book, George Robert Bateman, Jr. presents a philosophical examination of the potential benefits of participatory budgeting (PB), with recommendations of how they might be realized. The work of social philosophers like Thomas Jefferson, John Dewey, Robert Putnam are studied to better ...

Critical Perspectives on Public Systems Management in India Through the Lens of District Administration

Critical Perspectives on Public Systems Management in India: Through the Lens of District Administration

1st Edition

By Amar KJR Nayak, Ram Kumar Kakani
March 08, 2021

This book analyses the effectiveness of district administration from critical management perspective. Using classical organizational theory and leadership competency framework, the authors conducted a comparative study of two exemplary districts with distinctive traits in India ─ a rural district ...

Corruption Prevention and Governance in Hong Kong

Corruption Prevention and Governance in Hong Kong

1st Edition

By Ian Scott, Ting Gong
December 18, 2020

This book analyses central questions in the continuing debate about success factors in corruption prevention and the efficacy and value of anti-corruption agencies (ACAs). How do ACAs become valued within a polity? What challenges must they overcome? What conditions account for their success and ...

Affirmative Action in Malaysia and South Africa Preference for Parity

Affirmative Action in Malaysia and South Africa: Preference for Parity

1st Edition

By Hwok-Aun Lee
October 23, 2020

Malaysia and South Africa implement the most extensive affirmative action programmes worldwide. This book explores why and how to effect preferential treatment which has been utilized in the pursuit of inter-ethnic parity, specifically in higher education, high-level occupations, enterprise ...

Beyond Public Administration Contemplating and Nudging Government-in-Context

Beyond Public Administration: Contemplating and Nudging Government-in-Context

1st Edition

By David John Farmer
September 26, 2019

How can public administration (P.A.) nudge government to govern fundamentally better in terms of policy? How critical is P.A. contemplation and nudges – prods, shoves or hammer blows - to government-in-context? In this book, David John Farmer argues that government-in-context refers to ...

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