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Elgar encyclopedia of public management, edited by Kuno Schedler (professor of public Management, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland) - (e-book)

Summary
"This comprehensive Encyclopedia is an essential reference text for students, scholars and practitioners in public management. Offering a broad and inter-cultural perspective on public management as a field of practice and science, it covers all the most relevant and contemporary terms and concepts. Organised into six thematic sections for ease of reference, the Encyclopedia comprises 78 entries written by nearly 100 leading international scholars. Entries provide a concise and accessible overview of key ideas as well as highlighting current issues and emerging areas of study. This Encyclopedia will be an important resource for students and scholars of public management as a starting point for research. It will also be useful for practitioners looking for a deeper understanding in their everyday work, as well as explanations of terms used by consultants and scholars. Key Features: - Over 70 entries - Accessible explanations of key concepts - Cross-referenced to facilitate further reading - Organised into thematic sections for ease of reference"--, Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Contents: List of contributors -- Preface -- Part I: Public management foundations -- 1. Bureaucracy / Edward C. Page -- 2. Historical roots of public administration: Development of the interaction between political and administrative officeholders / Jos C. N. Raadschelders -- 3. Integrity / Adam Masters -- 4. New public management / Kuno Schedler -- 5. Organization theory and public management / Renate E. Meyer and Susanne Boch Waldorff -- 6. Philosophy for and of public administration and management / Edoardo Ongaro -- 7. Political organizations and public management - an institutional approach / Per Lægreid -- 8. Public management as a design- oriented professional discipline / Michael Barzelay -- 9. Public management: The rise, progress and future of a dynamic research field / Eran Vigoda-Gadot -- 10. Travel of ideas in public management / Kuno Schedler and Simon Grand -- Part II: Public management in regions -- 11. Africa - public management concepts and developments / Lukamba Muhiya Tshombe, Thekiso Molokwane and Alex Nduhura -- 12. Asia-pacific - public management concepts and developments / Faisal Ali Baig, Gambhir Bhatta and Clay Wescott -- 13. Europe - public management concepts and developments / Christoph Demmke -- 14. Integrated public management: A perspective from the people's republic of China / Hon S. Chan -- 15. Latin America - public management concepts and developments / Marcelo Marchesini da Costa and Bruno Varella Miranda -- 16. Russia - public management concepts and developments / Alexander Kotchegura -- 17. Us - public management concepts and developments / Mordecai Lee -- Part III: Public management in policy fields -- 18. Courts and public management / Tomas Aquino Guimaraes, Edson Ronaldo Guarido Filho and Adalmir Oliveira Gomes -- 19. Policing and public management / Silvia Staubli and Daniel Fink -- 20. Prisons and public management / Daniel Fink and Silvia Staubli -- 21. Public management and education governance / Annelise Voisin 22. Public Management in Health Care: With Examples from the English NHS / Ewan Ferlie -- 23. Public management in international governmental organizations / Valentina Mele -- 24 social enterprises / Karin Kreutzer -- 25. Universities and higher education management in the digital age / Felix C. Seyfarth -- Part IV: Public management and public managers -- 26. Accountability and responsibility of public managers / Raphaël Zumofen, Vincent Mabillard and Greg Porumbescu -- 27. City management and city managers / James H. Svara -- 28. Collegiality in public management / Emmanuel Lazega -- 29. Competence management and development / Peter Kruyen and Jessica Breaugh -- 30. Politician-bureaucrat relations / Tobias Bach and Kai Wegrich -- 31. Professionalism in public management / Mirko Noordegraaf -- 32. Public management - education and training / Christoph Reichard -- 33. Public personnel management / Guillem Ripoll and Adrian Ritz -- 34. Public service motivation / James L. Perry and Adrian Ritz -- 35. Role-perception of public managers / Aline Tannò -- 36. The public administration-politics dichotomy / Joseph Stull, Sarah L. Young, Elizabeth A. M. Searing and Kimberly K. Wiley -- Part V: Public management areas -- 37. 'Tools' in public management: How efficiency and effectiveness are thought to be controlled / Isabella Proeller and John Siegel -- 38. Behavioral strategies in public management: Nudges versus incentives / Pedro Rey-Biel -- 39. Budgeting and budget types / Riccardo Mussari -- 40. Change management in government / Joris van der Voet -- 41. Citizen satisfaction in the public sector / Soojin Kim and Minjung Kim -- 42. Communication in public management / J. Suzanne Horsley -- 43. Corruption in public management / Giulia Mugellini and Nora Markwalder -- 44. Crisis management in government / Sanneke Kuipers -- 45. Digital government / Ali Asker Guenduez -- 46. Entrepreneurship in public management / Luc Bernier -- 47. Governmental accounting / Ileana Steccolini -- 48. Information use in public management / Jostein Askim -- 49. Innovation in the public sector / Hanna de Vries -- 50. Innovative financing schemes in public management / Andreas Klasen -- 51. Non-financial information and public management / James Guthrie and Ann Martin-Sardesai -- 52. Open innovations in government / Taha Hameduddin -- 53. Outcomes-driven public management / Carolyn J. Heinrich -- 54. Performance management in public administration / Roula Masou -- 55 power in public management / Andrew Massey -- 56. Public management consulting: "consultocracy" or management aid? / Michael Howlett -- 57. Public management reform / John Halligan -- 58. Public procurement / Elvira Uyarra and Oishee Kundu -- 59. Public value in public management / Timo Meynhardt -- 60. Strategic management in national government / Evan Berman and Eko Prasojo -- 61. Strategic management in public administration / Isabella Proeller and John Siegel -- 62. Street-level bureaucracy / Peter Hupe -- 63. Values in public management / Elio Borgonovi -- 64. Whistleblowing / Cecilia Florencia Lavena -- Part VI: Public management and governance issues -- 65. Corporate governance and hybridity of state-owned enterprises / Giuseppe Grossi -- 66. Ecosystems in a government context / Tamyko Ysa, Kuno Schedler and Pau Conill Cristòfol -- 67. Interagency collaboration / Chesney Callens and Koen Verhoest -- 68. Managerialism / Thomas Klikauer and Aline Tannò -- 69. Network industries / Matthias Finger -- 70. Platforms for public value creation / Francesca Casalini -- 71. Public governance and public management / Kurt Klaudi Klausen -- 72. Public private partnership for sustainable development / Veronica Vecchi -- 73. Public service markets / Janine O'Flynn -- 74. Public-private partnerships / Carsten Greve and Graeme Hodge -- 75. Rationalities in public management / Kuno Schedler -- 76. Rechtsstaat and rule of law / Patricia Egli -- 77. Social innovation / Katharine McGowan -- 78. Sustainability in the public sector / Niccolò Cusumano and Veronica Vecchi -- Index
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (424 pages).
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781800375499

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