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  • Strategic Management for the Public Servicesby Paul Joyce

    McGraw-Hill Education 1999; US$ 55.00

    Provides an introduction to the theory and practice of strategic management in the public sector. This book: provides an understanding of the theory of strategic management; introduces ideas which guide the effective practice of strategic management in the public services; gives conceptual tools which can be used to carry out analysis; and more. more...

  • Strategic Management in the Public Sectorby Paul Joyce

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 60.59

    Strategic management is widely seen as essential to the public services, leading to better performance and better outcomes for the public. In fact, the private sector idea of strategic management has become so powerful in the public sector that politicians and policy makers have begun to talk about the importance of the modern state being strategic... more...

  • Strategic Leadership in the Public Sectorby Paul Joyce

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 51.56

    In good times and bad, in the different situations of renewal, crisis, and chronic resource constraints, the strategic leadership of public services is crucial. Good leaders are essential in helping the public sector to adapt and solve ‘wicked’ problems, and they are also integral to the reform and modernization of public governance. This new edition... more...

  • Lessons in Leadershipby Eileen Milner; Paul Joyce

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 46.41

    Using international case study material, this book examines how ideas of visionary leadership have been developed and discusses their applicability to the public sector. The book covers: the tensions that can arise between administrative/bureaucratic traditions and the leadership styles required today the relationship between political leadership... more...

  • Strategic Management in Public Organizationsby Paul Joyce; Anne Drumaux

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.70

    Strategic Management in Public Organizations: European Practices and Perspectives offers the first wide-ranging survey and assessment of strategic management practices at various levels of government and public service in European countries. It shows that strategic management is much more than a management tool imported from the private sector -... more...

  • The Routledge Companion to Design Researchby Paul Rodgers; Joyce Yee

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 51.56

    The Routledge Companion to Design Research offers a comprehensive examination of design research, celebrating the plurality of design research and the wide range of conceptual, methodological, technological and theoretical approaches evident in contemporary design research. This volume comprises 39 original and high quality design research chapters... more...

  • Time Piecesby John Banville; Paul Joyce

    Hachette Books Ireland 2016; US$ 31.99

    'If you're interested in Dublin, or if you're interested in the novelist John Banville, or if you're interested in radiantly superb sentences about whatever - I'm all three - then Time Pieces: A Dublin Memoir is a book you'll not be able to put down' The Guardian 'A trove of arresting imagery, from the lushly poetic to the luridly absurd ...... more...

  • Strategic Management for Public Governance in Europeby Anne Drumaux; Paul Joyce

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 98.37

    This book investigates the role and effectiveness of strategic management within public governance in Europe. Using findings from qualitative studies, it explores the governance processes at the level of the European Union as a supranational institution, and the level of national governments. It presents empirical research that reveals fresh insights... more...

  • Lamentations Through the Centuriesby Paul M. Joyce; Diana Lipton

    Wiley 2013; US$ 85.46

    Covering a rich landscape of literary, theological and cultural creativity, the authors explore the astonishing variety of interpretations inspired by Lamentations , one of the shortest books in the Bible. Features a wealth of reactions – covering two and a half millennia – to this ancient text's influential and unflinching account of the devastation... more...

  • Chips, Clones, and Living Beyond 100by Paul J. H. Schoemaker; Joyce A. Schoemaker

    Pearson Education 2009; US$ 24.99

    The key scientific discoveries of the 21st century will emerge from the biosciences. These discoveries will impact our lives in ways we can only now begin to imagine. In this book, two of the field's leading experts help us imagine those impacts. Paul and Joyce A. Schoemaker tour the remarkable field of biosciences as it stands today, and preview... more...