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  • Research Methods in Public Administration and Nonprofit Managementby David E McNabb

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 175.00

    Designed for both students and practitioners, the new edition of this popular text has been thoroughly revised. It incorporates the latest thinking in public administration and nonprofit management. The book integrates both quantitative and qualitative approaches to research, and also provides specific instruction in the use of commonly available statistical... more...

  • Public Personnel Managementby Donald Klingner; John Nalbandian; Jared J Llorens

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 137.95

    Distinguished by its coherent values perspective, Public Personnel Management focuses on the conflicts, political processes, and management techniques that provide the context for personnel administration in the public sector. Organized around the four principal personnel functions that must be fulfilled in any complex organization, this book provides... more...

  • Performance Management in the Public Sectorby Wouter Van Dooren; Geert Bouckaert; John Halligan

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 65.95

    In times of rising expectations and decreasing resources for the public sector, performance management is high on the agenda. Increasingly, the value of the performance management systems themselves is under scrutiny, with more attention being paid to the effectiveness of performance management in practice. This new edition has been revised and updated... more...

  • Public Management Reform in Countries in the Napoleonic Administrative Traditionby Edoardo Ongaro

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 199.00

    The aim of this e-book is to provide a contribution to enlarging the empirical base and widening the range of theoretical perspectives to the comparative study of public management reform. What gathered and motivated the Authors of this e-book have been the shared conviction of the necessity to “fill a gap”: not just an empirical gap but... more...

  • Selected Papers from the E-Government Workshopby Ah-lian Kor; Graham Orange

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 199.00

    This e-book consists of papers selected from the eGov 2007 Workshop which was organized by the eGISE (eGovernment Integration and Systems Evaluation) Research Network and hosted by Leeds Metropolitan University. The e-book addresses both the practice and theory of eGovernment, and includes topics such as the eGovernment programme in Jordan and the... more...

  • Scenarios in Public Administrationby Robert J. Daniello; Paulette M. Laubsch

    UPA 2008; US$ 31.99

    Scenarios in Public Administration focuses on the broad topics of leadership, human relationship management, technical, administrative, and political concepts for students of public administration. There are many individuals who have the technical proficiencies and are administratively competent, but they do not possess the political skills needed... more...

  • The Rise of Regional Authorityby Liesbet Hooghe; Gary N. Marks; Arjan H. Schakel

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 50.95

    Most countries around the globe have one or two levels of regional or intermediate government, yet we have little systematic idea of how much authority they wield, or how this has changed over time. This book measures and explains the formal authority of intermediate or regional government in 42 advanced democracies, including the 27 EU member states.... more...

  • Governance in Dark Timesby Camilla Stivers

    Georgetown University Press 2010; US$ 24.95 US$ 19.96

    With the rush of calamitous events in recent years—the September 11 terror attacks, the Iraq imbroglio, and hurricanes Katrina and Rita—Americans feel themselves to be living in dark times. Trust in one another and in the government is at low ebb. People in public service face profound challenges to the meaning and efficacy of their work.... more...

  • La gestion publique sous le microscopeby Mohamed Charih; Réjean Landry

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1997; US$ 24.00

    De plus en plus, on s'interroge sur le rôle de l'État; on tente de réduire sa taille; on s'attaque au déficit; on tend vers la privatisation, la sous-traitance et la tarification des services publics. Les réformistes de la gestion des organisations proposent d'alléger les structures, de supprimer la paperasserie,... more...

  • L' approche systémique de la gestion des ressources humainesby Louise Lemire; Gaétan Martel

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 2007; US$ 51.75

    Cet ouvrage s'intéresse aux relations d'emploi dans les administrations publiques, et particulièrement au contrat psychologique qui lie les individus à leur organisation en ce début de XXIe siècle. Nous cherchons donc à comprendre l'évolution du contrat psychologique de travail à travers la transformation... more...