Product Search

Results for: author = B Guy Peters; range = all. Search again.

  • The Politics of Bureaucracy

    An Introduction to Comparative Public Administration, 7th Edition

    By B. Guy Peters

    Written by B. Guy Peters, a leading authority in the field, this comprehensive exploration of the political and policy making roles of public bureaucracies is now available in a fully revised seventh edition, offering extensive, well-documented comparative analysis of the effects of politics on…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24

  • Public Administration

    Research Strategies, Concepts, and Methods

    By B Guy Peters, Tero Erkkilä, Patrick von Maravić

    Public Administration: Research Strategies, Concepts, and Methods explores how scholars of public administration and institutional politics can improve their analysis by focusing on the contextual particularities of their research problems and considering the use of multiple theories and methods.…

    Paperback – 2015-10-06

  • The Politicization of the Civil Service in Comparative Perspective

    A Quest for Control

    Edited by B. Guy Peters, Jon Pierre

    This book addresses an important issue and debate in public administration: the politicization of civil service systems and personnel. Using a comparative framework the authors address issues such as compensation, appointments made from outside the civil service system, anonymity, partisanship and…

    Paperback – 2015-05-08

  • Reward for High Public Office

    Asian and Pacific Rim States

    Edited by Christopher Hood, B. Guy Peters

    The choices made by governments about how to reward their top employees reveal a great deal about their values and their assumptions about governing. This book examines rewards of high public office in seven Asian political systems, a particularly rich set of cases for exploring the causes and…

    Hardback – 2002-12-12
    Routledge Research in Comparative Politics

  • Politicians, Bureaucrats and Administrative Reform

    Edited by B. Guy Peters, Jon Pierre

    Adminstrative reform in most western democracies over the past couple of decades has been characterized by bringing in market-based concepts of public-service delivery. This book looks critically at administrative reform in a comparative perspective. The contributors - experts on administrative…

    Hardback – 2001-05-03
    Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

Advanced Search