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  • Managing Disasters through Public–Private Partnershipsby Ami J. Abou-bakr

    Georgetown University Press 2012; US$ 29.95

    The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and Hurricane Katrina in August 2005, generated a great deal of discussion in public policy and disaster management circles about the importance of increasing national resilience to rebound from catastrophic events. Since the majority of physical and virtual networks that the United States relies upon are... more...

  • Mission Creepby Gordon Adams; Shoon Murray

    Georgetown University Press 2014; US$ 34.95

    Mission Creep: The Militarization of US Foreign Policy? examines the question of whether the US Department of Defense (DOD) has assumed too large a role in influencing and implementing US foreign policy. After the Cold War, and accelerating after September 11, the United States has drawn upon the enormous resources of DOD in adjusting to the new global... more...

  • Radical Arab Nationalism and Political Islamby Lahouari Addi; Anthony Roberts

    Georgetown University Press 2017; US$ 34.95

    In Radical Arab Nationalism and Political Islam , Lahouari Addi attempts to assess the history and political legacy of radical Arab nationalism to show that it contained the seeds of its own destruction. While the revolutionary regimes promised economic and social development and sought the unity of Arab nations, they did not account for social transformations,... more...

  • Collaborative Public Managementby Robert Agranoff

    Georgetown University Press 2004; US$ 30.95

    Local governments do not stand alone—they find themselves in new relationships not only with state and federal government, but often with a widening spectrum of other public and private organizations as well. The result of this re-forming of local governments calls for new collaborations and managerial responses that occur in addition to governmental... more...

  • Collaborating to Manageby Robert Agranoff

    Georgetown University Press 2012; US$ 30.95

    Collaborating to Manage captures the basic ideas and approaches to public management in an era where government must partner with external organizations as well as other agencies to work together to solve difficult public problems. In this primer, Robert Agranoff examines current and emergent approaches and techniques in intergovernmental grants... more...

  • Managing within Networksby Robert Agranoff

    Georgetown University Press 2007; US$ 30.95

    The real work of many governments is done not in stately domed capitols but by a network of federal and state officials working with local governments and nongovernmental organizations to address issues that cross governmental boundaries. Managing within Networks analyzes the structure, operations, and achievements of these public management networks... more...

  • Crossing Boundaries for Intergovernmental Managementby Robert Agranoff

    Georgetown University Press 2017; US$ 34.95

    Today, the work of government often involves coordination at the federal, state, and local levels as well as with contractors and citizens’ groups. This process of governance across levels of government, jurisdictions, and types of actors is called intergovernmental relations, and intergovernmental management (IGM) is the way work is administered... more...

  • Al-'Arabiyyaby Mohammad T. Alhawary

    Georgetown University Press 2016; US$ 60.00

    Al- ' Arabiyya is the annual journal of the American Association of Teachers of Arabic and serves scholars in the United States and abroad. Al- ' Arabiyya includes scholarly articles and reviews that advance the study, research, and teaching of Arabic language, linguistics, literature, and pedagogy. more...

  • Health Care Ethicsby Benedict M. Ashley; Jean deBlois; Kevin D. O'Rourke

    Georgetown University Press 2006; US$ 37.50

    Health Care Ethics is a comprehensive study of significant issues affecting health care and the ethics of health care from the perspective of Catholic theology. It aims to help Christian, and especially Catholic, health care professionals solve concrete problems in terms of principles rooted in scripture and tested by individual experience; however,... more...