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  • The Art of Public Strategyby Geoff Mulgan

    OUP Oxford 2010; US$ 41.99 US$ 36.11

    Written by Geoff Mulgan, a former head of policy for the UK prime minister, and advisor to governments round the world, this book is about how government's strategies take shape, and how money, people, technology, and public commitment can be mobilized to achieve important goals. It considers the common mistakes made, and how these can be avoided. more...

  • Introduction to Emergency Managementby George Haddow; Jane Bullock; Damon P. Coppola

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 58.95

    Introduction to Emergency Management , Fifth Edition, offers a fully up-to-date analysis of US emergency management principles. In addition to expanding coverage of risk management in a time of climate change and terrorism, Haddow, Bullock, and Coppola discuss the impact of new emergency management technologies, social media, and an increasing... more...

  • The Ethics of Dissentby Rosemary O'Leary

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 33.00

    From ?constructive contributors? to ?deviant destroyers,? government guerrillas work clandestinely against the wishes of their superiors. These many public servants are dissatisfied with the actions of the organizations for which they work, but often choose not to go public with their concerns. In The Ethics of Dissent: Managing Guerrilla Government,... more...

  • Practical Guide for Policy Analysisby Eugene S. Bardach

    SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 30.00 US$ 25.50

    With his original eightfold approach, Bardach encapsulates more than 35 years of teaching students effective, accurate, and persuasive policy analysis. This bestselling handbook presents dozens of concrete tips, interesting case studies, and step-by-step strategies for the budding analyst as well as the seasoned professional. more...

  • Public Administration Reforms in Europeby Gerhard Hammerschmid; Steven Van de Walle; Rhys Andrews; Philippe Bezes

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00

    Based on a survey of more than 6700 top civil servants in 17 European countries, this book explores the impacts of New Public Management (NPM)-style reforms in Europe from a uniquely comparative perspective. It examines and analyses empirical findings regarding the dynamics, major trends and tools of administrative reforms, with special focus on the... more...

  • Managing Local Governmentby Richard D. Bingham

    SAGE Publications 1991; US$ 62.00 US$ 52.70

    This book provides a descriptive analysis of how public administrators manage municipal government. Using examples from the United States, it explores six dimensions of public administration: legal aspects of public management; human resources management; budgeting and public finance; the political dimension; intergovernmental relations and ethical... more...

  • Leadership for the Common Goodby Barbara C. Crosby; John M. Bryson

    Wiley 2005; US$ 50.00 US$ 30.00

    When it was first published in 1992, the first edition of Leadership for the Common Good presented a revolutionary approach to community and organizational leadership in a shared-power world. Now, in this completely revised and updated edition, Barbara Crosby and John Bryson expand on their proven leadership model and offer new insights and... more...

  • The Politics of Crisis Managementby Arjen Boin; Paul 't Hart; Eric Stern; Bengt Sundelius

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 36.00 US$ 29.52

    A unique and comprehensive analysis of the special nature of political and public leadership in major crises. more...

  • A City in Civil War ? Dublin 1921?1924by Padraig Yeates

    Gill Books 2015; US$ 9.99

    The long-awaited concluding volume of Pádraig Yeates? ?Dublin at War? trilogy, the fascinating A City in Civil War tells the story of Dublin?s troubled passage to independence amidst the acrimony and upheaval of the Civil War, a period in which Dublin became the capital city of an independent Irish state for the first time. more...

  • Governance, Globalization and Public Policyby P. Kennett

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00

    Locates general debates in public policy analysis within specific policy contexts, and in doing so, illuminates the interdependencies, complexities, diversity and contradictions evident in the contemporary policy making arena. more...