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Managing Urban America

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ISBN-10: 1506310494

ISBN-13: 9781506310497

Edition: 8th 2017 (Revised)

Authors: Robert E. England, John P. Pelissero, David R. Morgan

List price: $135.00
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In Managing Urban America, Eighth Edition, the authors guide students through the politics of urban management--doing less with more while managing conflict, delivering goods and services, responding to federal and state mandates, adapting to changing demographics, and coping with economic and budgetary challenges. This revision: highlights the difficulties cities confront as they deal with the lingering economic challenges of the 2008 Recession evaluates the concept of e-government, and offers numerous examples in both theory and practice considers environmental issues and the implications for urban government management includes new case studies, including some with a global perspective…    
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Book details

List price: $135.00
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: CQ Press
Publication date: 6/14/2016
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 392
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.364

Robert E. England is professor of political science at Oklahoma StateUniversity. He is the author or coauthor of several books and book chapters. Hisresearch has appeared in a number of journals, including the American PoliticalScience Review, American Journal of Political Science, Social Science Quarterly,Journal of Politics, and Public Administration Review.

John P. Pelissero is professor of political science at Loyola University Chicago. He is the editor of Cities, Politics, and Policy: A Comparative Analysis (2003) and the author of numerous articles on cities. His recent research has appeared in the American Journal of Political Science and Urban Affairs Review.

David R. Morgan is professor emeritus at the University of Oklahoma where he was the Henry Bellmon Chair of Public Service and professor of political science.He spent five years in local government including service as the first city managerof Yukon, Oklahoma.