Public Administration

Public Administration : An Action Orientation

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This book should be of interest to undergraduates in political science or public administration.show more

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  • Hardback | 656 pages
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • BROOKS/COLE
  • CA, United States
  • 0534131824
  • 9780534131821

Table of contents

Part One:The Experience of Public Administration. Personal action in public organizations. The political context of public administration. The interorganizational context of public administration. The ethics of public service.Part Two. The Technical Fields. Budgeting and financial management. The management of public personnel. Planning, implementation and evaluation. Improving public productivity. Part Three:Personal and Interpersonal Skills. Managing in a political context. Personal skills in public management. Interpersonal skills and group dynamics. The future of the public service.show more

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