Introducing Public Administration by Jay M. ShafritzIntroducing Public Administration by Jay M. Shafritz

Introducing Public Administration

byJay M. Shafritz, E. W. Russell, Christopher P. Borick

Paperback | February 8, 2012

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Updated in its 8th edition, Introducing Public Administration provides readers with a solid, conceptual foundation in public administration, and contains the latest information on important trends in the discipline.Known for their lively and witty writing style, Shafritz, Russell, and Borick cover the most important issues in public administration using examples from various disciplines and modern culture. This approach captivates readers and encourages them to think critically about the nature of public administration today.
Jay M. Shafritz, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh E.W. Russell, School of Public Health, La Trobe University Christopher P. Borick, Muhlenberg College
Title:Introducing Public AdministrationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:600 pages, 9 × 7.4 × 1 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:020585589X

ISBN - 13:9780205855896

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Defining Public Administration  Chapter 2 The Political and Cultural Environment of Public Policy and Its Administration  Chapter 3 The Continuous Reinventing of the Machinery of Government  Chapter 4 Intergovernmental Relations  Chapter 5 Honor, Ethics, and Accountability  Chapter 6 The Evolution of Management and Organization Theory  Chapter 7 Organizational Behavior  Chapter 8 Managerialism and Information Technology  Chapter 9 Strategic Management and Government Regulation  Chapter 10 Leadership  Chapter 11 Personnel Management and Labor Relations  Chapter 12 Social Equity  Chapter 13 Public Financial Management  Chapter 14 Program Audit and Evaluation