Public & Nonprofit Management Products

  • The Management of Wicked Problems in Health and Social Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Will Thomas, Anneli Hujala, Sanna Laulainen, Robert McMurray

    At a time of growing pressure on health and social care services, this book draws together contributions which highlight contemporary challenges for their management. Providing a range of contributions that draw on a Critical Management Studies perspective the book raises macro-level concerns with…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05
    Routledge Studies in Health Management

  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Manufacturing Computer Systems Validation

    1st Edition

    By Orlando Lopez

    Validation of computer systems is the process that assures the formal assessment and report of quality and performance measures for all the life-cycle stages of software and system development, its implementation, qualification and acceptance, operation, modification, requalification, maintenance…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02
    Productivity Press

  • Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation

    Ecosystems for Inclusion in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mario Biggeri, Enrico Testi, Marco Bellucci, Roel During, H. Thomas R. Persson

    This book provides comprehensive and advanced analysis of the characteristics of social entrepreneurship in Europe. It offers innovative, up-todate research on the ecosystems of social entrepreneurship, the behavior of social entrepreneurs, their ability to produce social innovation, social capital…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Entrepreneurship and Local Economic Development

    A Comparative Perspective on Entrepreneurs, Universities and Governments, 1st Edition

    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. The aim is to position entrepreneurship in the post-crisis context and explore…

    Hardback – 2018-09-26
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • Healthcare Affordability

    Motivate People, Improve Processes, and Increase Performance, 1st Edition

    By Paul Walter Odomirok, Sr.

    Healthcare Affordability: Motivate People, Improve Processes, and Increase Performance applies the Theory of Affordability across the Healthcare Enterprise. Affordability is realized when the Value delivered exceeds the Patient’s requirements, while the expense for the quality resources required to…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17
    CRC Press
    Continuous Improvement Series

  • Information Governance for Healthcare Professionals

    A Practical Approach, 1st Edition

    By Robert F. Smallwood

    Like other critical organizational assets, information is a strategic asset that requires high level of oversight in order to be able to effectively use it for organizational decision-making, performance improvement, cost management, and risk mitigation. Adopting an information governance program…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • The Public Administration Profession

    Policy, Management, and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Bradley S. Chilton, Stephen M. King, Viviane E. Foyou, J. Scott McDonald

    While many introductory public administration textbooks contain a dedicated chapter on ethics, The Public Administration Profession is the first to utilize ethics as a lens for understanding the discipline. Analyses of the ASPA Code of Ethics are deftly woven into each chapter alongside complete…

    Paperback – 2018-09-14

  • Practical Management and Leadership for Doctors

    Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By John Wattis, Stephen Curran, Elizabeth Cotton

    This practical, concise book will help every medical manager survive and thrive in the increasingly challenging world of healthcare. It offers a hands-on introduction to the knowledge, skills, attitudes and behaviour required to succeed in a modern healthcare setting. Focussing on common issues and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-14
    CRC Press

  • Performance Measurement in Philanthropic Foundations

    The Ambiguity of Success and Failure, 1st Edition

    By Helmut K. Anheier, Diana Leat

    The growth of philanthropic foundations in numbers and significance raises two immediate questions. First, what makes for success and failure of foundations’ projects and activities? Second, what yardsticks or benchmarks are used to measure performance and track goal attainment? The purpose of this…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10

  • The BASICS Lean Implementation Model

    Lean Tools to Drive Daily Innovation and Increased Profitability, 1st Edition

    By Charles W. Protzman III, Daniel Protzman, William Keen

    In 2004 Charlie Protzman created The BASICS Lean Implementation Model, which covers the full spectrum of what is needed to be effective and successful at implementing a Lean System. The reader is taken through a step by step approach developed over the last 15 years, in the use and understanding of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07
    Productivity Press

  • City Politics

    The Political Economy of Urban America, 10th Edition

    By Dennis R. Judd, Annika M. Hinze

    Praised for the clarity of its writing, careful research, and distinctive theme – that urban politics in the United States has evolved as a dynamic interaction between governmental power, private actors, and a politics of identity – City Politics remains a classic study of urban politics.  Its…

    Paperback – 2018-09-06

  • Public Management in Korea

    Performance Evaluation and Public Institutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Soonae Park

    Many books on performance management or evaluation are about the public sector in general or specifically about some programs or organizations. Only a few of them target the public institutions. This book addresses what types of challenges that performance evaluations of public institutions…

    Hardback – 2018-09-05
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

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