Russia at the Twenty-First Century : Politics and Social Change in the Post-Soviet Era
Russia at the 21st Century presents a fresh approach to a new political entity: the Russian Federation. Rather than grafting Russia onto an existing description of the Soviet Union, this text approaches Russia as a country in its own right, providing a comprehensive examination of the governmental system, the political culture, and the national interests of Russia today. Designed to serve as a core text for a course on contemporary Russian government and politics.
- Paperback | 256 pages
- 163.3 x 233.4 x 8.9mm | 294.84g
- 04 Jun 1997
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
- Belmont, CA, United States
Table of contents
Preface. Public Administration for the Twenty-First Century: Beyond Reform. The Legal Basis and Framework of Public Administration. Law Against Ethics: Legal Accountability and Ethical Responsibility. Intergovernmental Policy Structure and Action. Fiscal Federalism and Its Constitutional Framework. Public Policy in Administration. Policy Implementation, Evaluation, And Termination. Managing Public Organizations. Organizational Development, Participation and Culture. Personnel Policy and Human Resources Management. Public Sector Budgeting: Purse Strings, Politics, And Management. International Affairs and Public Administration. Comparative Public Administration: Different Problems, Common Trends.