Business, Management & Accounting: Public & Nonprofit Management

  • Arts Leadership: Creating Sustainable Arts Organizations book cover

    Arts Leadership

    Creating Sustainable Arts Organizations

    By Kenneth Foster

    The contemporary world is facing an unprecedented amount of continuous change and upheaval, forcing institutions of all types to rethink how they are designed and how they must now function if they are to survive into an uncertain future. The performing arts are no exception; in an era of change…

    Paperback – 2018-06-06 
    Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • Urban Management and Economics book cover

    Urban Management and Economics

    By Alexander Otgaar, Erik Braun, Leo van den Berg

    This book, from a team of authors at one of Europe’s leading centres for the study of urban and regional studies in Erasmus University provides a view on the challenges cities are confronted with in the twenty first century. Modern trends that influence the spatial-economic development of urban…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 

  • The Impact of Philanthropy: Measuring and Evaluating Foundation Performance book cover

    The Impact of Philanthropy

    Measuring and Evaluating Foundation Performance

    By Helmut Anheier, Diana Leat

    With philanthropic foundations having grown in numbers and significance, the question of what makes for the success and failure of their projects and activities becomes increasingly relevant. What yardsticks or benchmarks apply for measuring performance and tracking goal attainment? The purpose of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 

  • Internalizing a Culture of Business Excellence: Perspectives from Quality Professionals book cover

    Internalizing a Culture of Business Excellence

    Perspectives from Quality Professionals

    By Flevy Lasrado, Norhayati Zakaria

    Underline by the importance of sustainable quality management practices to contemporary organizations, this edited book complies best practice cases of leaders who have initiated and facilitated quality practices in their organizations. The cases highlight how these best practices manifested in…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Productivity Press

  • Entrepreneurship and Local Economic Development: A comparative perspective on entrepreneurs, universities and governments book cover

    Entrepreneurship and Local Economic Development

    A comparative perspective on entrepreneurs, universities and governments

    Edited by Bruno Dallago, Ermanno Tortia

    This book focuses on the nature and role of entrepreneurship in modern developed and emerging economies and societies, its relation to governments and universities, and its role in the often forgotten informal economy and third sector. The aim is to position entrepreneurship in the post-crisis…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Global Health Impacts of Nanotechnology Law: A Tool for Stakeholder Engagement book cover

    Global Health Impacts of Nanotechnology Law: A Tool for Stakeholder Engagement

    By Ilise L Feitshans

    Small things add up: trillions of dollars of products applying nanotechnology have been marketed to consumers promising new medicines, strong packaging to protect goods from contamination, stronger eyelash mascara and long-lasting lipstick, construction materials for housing, cheaper energy, and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Arts and Cultural Management: Sense and Sensibilities in the State of the Field book cover

    Arts and Cultural Management

    Sense and Sensibilities in the State of the Field

    Edited by Constance DeVereaux

    This book is addressed to those who operate as researchers, scholars, and practitioners of arts and cultural management. Driven by concerns about quality of life, globalization, development of economies, education of youth, the increasing mobility of cultural groups, and many other significant…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 
    Routledge Research in Creative and Cultural Industries Management

  • Ethics in Fiscal Administration: An Introduction book cover

    Ethics in Fiscal Administration

    An Introduction

    By Angela Pool-Funai

    Ethics in Fiscal Administration: An Introduction integrates ethics into the public administration curriculum by weaving ethical dilemmas into the financial management and budgeting process of the public and nonprofit sectors. Inquiry-based discussion prompts challenge students to examine scenarios…

    Paperback – 2018-05-23 

  • Leading in Place:: Leadership Through Different Eyes book cover

    Leading in Place:

    Leadership Through Different Eyes

    By Rita Hilton, Rita Hilton, Rosemary O'Leary, Rosemary O'Leary

    In Leading in Place, the authors open up new avenues in the debate on leadership by drawing the reader’s attention to the ways in which women can be—and are—leading in organizations and communities in sometimes unconventional, often unrecognized, ways. Through surveys and interviews, this…

    Paperback – 2018-05-23 

  • Health Care Systems: Future Predictions for Global Care book cover

    Health Care Systems

    Future Predictions for Global Care

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Russell Mannion, Yukihiro Matsuyama, Paul Shekelle, Stuart Whittaker, Samir Al-Adawi

    This book brings together professionals who have dedicated their careers to the health system. It presents a canvas to paint their prediction of the future of health care. This third book compliments the previous two books, "Healthcare Reform, Quality, and Safety: Perspectives, Participants,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-21 
    CRC Press

  • International Perspectives on Maladministration in Education: Theories, Research and Critiques book cover

    International Perspectives on Maladministration in Education

    Theories, Research and Critiques

    Edited by Eugenie A. Samier, Peter Milley

    This volume develops a theoretical and critical foundation for understanding "maladministration"— the phenomena of harmful administrative and organizational behaviours in educational systems. Chapter authors provide theoretical and practice-based perspectives across international contexts regarding…

    Paperback – 2018-05-21 

  • Workers' Voice and HRM Practice in the Public Sector: Multi-dimensional Well-being at Work book cover

    Workers' Voice and HRM Practice in the Public Sector

    Multi-dimensional Well-being at Work

    By Nicole Renee Cvenkel

    Much is talked and written about well-being in the workplace, but many wonder whether 'putting people first' is just a facade and that were it not for employment legislation, union representation and the high profile of human rights issues, employers would regard employees as a necessary burdensome…

    Hardback – 2018-05-20 

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