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Financial Management for Public, Health, and Not-for-Profit Organizations
SAGE Publications (2016)
US$102.00

Now in its Fifth Edition, Financial Management for Public, Health, and Not-for-Profit Organizations...

Public Administration: Traditions of Inquiry and Philosophies of Knowledge

Public Administration

Traditions of Inquiry and Philosophies of Knowledge

Georgetown University Press (2010)
US$24.95

Is public administration an art or a science? This question of whether the field is driven by values...

Managing Disasters through Public–Private Partnerships
Georgetown University Press (2012)
US$29.95

The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and Hurricane Katrina in August 2005, generated a great...

The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin

The Man Without a Face

The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin

Penguin Publishing Group (2012)
US$15.15

National Book Award winner Masha Gessen's biography of a ruthless man's ascent to near-absolute...

Public Service Performance: Perspectives on Measurement and Management

Public Service Performance

Perspectives on Measurement and Management

Cambridge University Press (2006)
US$38.00

An important 2006 contribution to the debate about how to improve the performance of public...

Delegation and Agency in International Organizations
Cambridge University Press (2006)
US$38.00

An examination of the delegation of authority from state governments to international organizations.

Outsourcing Sovereignty: Why Privatization of Government Functions Threatens Democracy and What We Can Do about It

Outsourcing Sovereignty

Why Privatization of Government Functions Threatens Democracy and What We Can Do about It

Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$38.00

This book examines the common practice of government contracting for tasks and consulting.

The Political Economy of Public Sector Governance
Cambridge University Press (2012)
US$26.00

Provides a general, non-technical introduction to core ideas in positive political theory as they...

Skills and Inequality: Partisan Politics and the Political Economy of Education Reforms in Western Welfare States

Skills and Inequality

Partisan Politics and the Political Economy of Education Reforms in Western Welfare States

Cambridge University Press (2014)
US$30.00

This book argues that critical choices about the institutional design of education systems in the...

The Responsible Administrator: An Approach to Ethics for the Administrative Role

The Responsible Administrator (6th ed.)

An Approach to Ethics for the Administrative Role

Wiley (2012)
US$68.40

Praise for the Fifth Edition of The Responsible Administrator "Cooper's fifth edition is the...