A Practical Introduction to Public Management by Enslin Van RooyenA Practical Introduction to Public Management by Enslin Van Rooyen

A Practical Introduction to Public Management

EditorEnslin Van Rooyen, Enaleen Draii, Kishore Raga

Paperback | February 21, 2016

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A practical introduction to Public Management will have a vocational approach; the text would be accessible and practice-based, whilst also embedding knowledge of relevant theories and principles that underpin the operational elements of the public sector profession. This book would besupportive to students grounding in the subject area both theoretically and practically, with the right balance across those elements. A practical introduction to Public Management would actively build skills and knowledge-base, and a real-life understanding, to prepare the student for progressionthrough the undergraduate students, leading to employment in the public sector.
Enslin Van Rooyen is a lecturer in the school of public management and administration in the faculty of economic and management sciences at the University of Pretoria.
Title:A Practical Introduction to Public ManagementFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pagesPublished:February 21, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199076901

ISBN - 13:9780199076901

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Table of Contents

Part 1 - The theory of Public Management1. Management theories - a precondition for practicePart 2 - Foundations of Public Management2. Public resource management3. Public office management4. Public information services5. Public decision-making6. Public service delivery7. Administrative law/Interpretation of statutesPart 3 - Key skills areas8. Research skills9. Project and programme management10. Human resource management11. Strategic management