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Author Jreisat, Jamil E.

Title Comparative public administration and policy / Jamil E. Jreisat
Published Boulder, Colo. : Westview, 2002
Boulder, Colo. ; Oxford : Westview, 2002


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Description 192 ; 24 cm
Series Essentials in public policy and administration
Essentials in public policy and administration
Contents Globalism and Comparative Public Administration -- Evolution of the Comparative Drive -- Accomplishments -- Evaluative Discourse -- National Public Bureaucracy: A Unit for Comparison -- Elements of the Classic Bureaucratic Model -- Attacks on the Bureaucracy -- Comparative Research and Methods -- The Unit of Analysis -- The Context (the Environment) -- What Method for Research? -- Comparative Public Policy -- Concepts and Definitions -- Public Policy and Administrative Discretion -- Comparative Politics and Comparative Administration -- Administration of Developing Countries -- Understanding Development -- The Implementation Challenge -- Attributes of Public Administration in Developing Countries -- Administration of Developed Systems -- Limiting Central Powers: Building Institutional Foundations -- Impact of Science and Rationalism -- The New Public Management -- Common Administrative Features
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-179) and index
Subject Public administration -- Cross-cultural studies.
LC no. 2010283146
ISBN 0813339928