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Author Garson, G. David.

Title Information technology and computer applications in public administration : issues and trends / G. David Garson
Published Hershey, PA, USA : Idea Group Pub., [1999]


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Description 304 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Pt. I. Managing Information Technology in the Public Sector -- Introduction / G. David Garson. Ch. 1. The Challenge of Teaching Information Technology in Public Administration Graduate Programs / Alana Northrop. Ch. 2. The Political Dimensions of Information Systems in Public Administration / Bruce Rocheleau. Ch. 3. Information Technology and Organizational Change in the Public Sector / Sonal J. Seneviratne. Ch. 4. The Evolution of Information Technology Management at the Federal Level: Implications for Public Administration / Stephen H. Holden. Ch. 5. Strategic Planning for Public Sector Information Management in State Government / Patricia D. Fletcher. Ch. 6. Managing Information Privacy and Information Access in the Public Sector / George T. Duncan. Ch. 7. Electronic Governance on the Internet / Michael Warren and Louis Weschler -- Pt. II. Computer Applications in Public Administration
Ch. 8. Leading Edge Information Technologies and Their Adoption: Lessons from U.S. Cities / Donald F. Norris. Ch. 9. Management Information Systems in the Public Sector / Richard Heeks. Ch. 10. The Software Toolkit Approach for Public Administrators / Carl Grafton and Anne Permaloff. Ch. 11. Computers, Survey Research, and Focus Groups in Public Administration Research and Practice / Michael S. Vasu and Ellen Storey Vasu. Ch. 12. Managing Geographic Information Systems in the Public Sector / T. R. Carr. Ch. 13. Legal Aspects of Electronic Mail in Public Organizations / Charles Prysby and Nicole Prysby. Ch. 14. World Wide Web Site Design and Use in Public Management / Carmine Scavo and Yuhang Shi. Ch. 15. On-line Research for Public Managers / G. David Garson
Summary "Written by noted academics and public administration practitioners, this anthology covers the management of public information technology, focusing on its politics, organizational change, policy evolution, investment management, access, privacy and other administrative issues."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Public administration -- Data processing.
Information technology.
Information resources management.
LC no. 98043297
ISBN 1878289527