Public Administration Theory Primer

ISBN-10: 0813398045
ISBN-13: 9780813398044
Edition: 2003 (Revised)
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Description: Since the 1970s, public administration has developed more systematic patterns of inquiry about the substance of public organization behaviour, public management and public policy implementation. This work aims to contribute to an increasing  More...

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Book details

List price: $37.00
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Westview Press
Publication date: 2/21/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Since the 1970s, public administration has developed more systematic patterns of inquiry about the substance of public organization behaviour, public management and public policy implementation. This work aims to contribute to an increasing reliability in understanding public administration.

  H. George Fredericksonis Distinguished Professor of Public Administration at the University of Kansas.  Kevin B. Smithis professor of political science at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Christopher W. Larimeris associate professor of political science at the University of Northern Iowa. Michael J. Licariis associate professor of political science at the University of Northern Iowa.

Preface
Introduction: The Possibilities of Theory
Theories of Political Control of Bureaucracy
Theories of Bureaucratic Politics
Public Institutional Theory
Theories of Public Management
Postmodern Theory
Decision Theory
Rational Choice Theory
Theories of Governance
Conclusion: A Bright Future for Theory?
References
Index

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