Public Administration and Public Affairs

Author: Nicholas Henry
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317344987
Format: PDF
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Updated in its 12th edition, Public Administration and Public Affairs shows readers how to govern efficiently, effectively, and responsibly in an age of political corruption and crises in public finance. With a continuing and corroding crisis occurring, as well as greater governance by nonprofit organizations and private contractors, it is vital that readers are given the skills and tools to lead in such an environment. Using easy-to-understand metaphors and an accessible writing style, Public Administration and Public Affairs shows its readers how to govern better, preparing them for a career in public administration.

Public Administration and Public Affairs

Author: Nicholas Henry
Publisher: Pearson College Division
ISBN:
Format: PDF
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The three themes of this book are that public administration differs from private management; that public organizations are vulnerable to their political environments; and that the history of ideas underlying the structure of public administration are vital to understanding that structure.

American Public Administration

Author: Frederick C. Mosher
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 9780817348298
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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“There is no other book on public administration comparable in scope and quality. Its availability in paperback should lead to widespread use as supplementary reading in public administration course, and every library at any college offering even one course in public administration should have this book in its collection.” – Choice

Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy A J

Author: Jack Rabin
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780824709464
Format: PDF, Mobi
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From the Nuremberg trials to the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 to recent budget reconciliation bills, the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy provides detailed coverage of watershed policies and decisions from such fields as privatization, biomedical ethics, education, and diversity. This second edition features a wide range of new topics, including military administration, government procurement, social theory, and justice administration in developed democracies. It also addresses current issues such as the creation of the Department of Homeland Security and covers public administration in the Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia, the Pacific, and Latin America.

The SAGE Handbook of International Corporate and Public Affairs

Author: Phil Harris
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 147395908X
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This new edition of The SAGE Handbook of International Corporate and Public Affairs builds on the success of the first edition (2005) by comprehensively updating and enhancing the material and structure, setting a new standard for the practitioner and student of the global public affairs discipline. The new edition includes increased international coverage of the field, and a strong focus on emerging trends, as well as providing a comprehensive overview of the foundations and key aspects of the discipline. The Handbook is organised into six thematic sections, including a generously-sized section devoted to case studies of public affairs in action: Foundations of PA PA and its relationship to other Key Disciplines Emerging Trends in PA The Regional Development and Application of PA Case Studies of PA in Action Tactical Approaches to Executing PA. Containing contributions from leading experts in the field today, this Handbook is designed to serve the needs of scholars, researchers, students and professionals alike.