9780070539723

Public Administration: Understanding Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector

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    9780070539723

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    0070539723

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 8/1/1997
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
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Table of Contents

Preface to the Fourth Edition xv(2)
Acknowledgments xvii(2)
Preface to the First Edition xix
PART ONE INTRODUCTION: DEFINITIONS, CONCEPTS, AND SETTING 1(138)
1 The Practice and Discipline of Public Administration: Competing Concerns
3(42)
2 The American Administrative State: Development and Political Environment
45(54)
3 Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations: The Structure of the American Administrative State
99(40)
PART TWO CORE FUNCTIONS 139(266)
4 Organization: Structure and Process
141(66)
5 Public Personnel Administration and Collective Bargaining
207(68)
6 Budgeting
275(48)
7 Decision Making
323(38)
8 Policy Analysis and Implementation Evaluation
361(44)
PART THREE THE CONVERGENCE OF MANAGEMENT, POLITICS, AND LAW IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR: AN ILLUSTRATION 405(46)
9 Regulatory Administration: An Illustration of Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector
407(44)
PART FOUR PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND THE PUBLIC 451(122)
10 Public Administration and the Public
453(40)
11 Public Administration and Democratic Constitutionalism
493(36)
12 Accountability and Ethics
529(32)
13 The Future
561(12)
Glossary 573(8)
Index 581

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