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8. The future of public administration

8. The future of public administration  

Stella Z. Theodoulou and Ravi K. Roy

in Public Administration: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2016
Published Online: 
Aug 2016
eISBN: 
9780191792014
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198724230.003.0008
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198724230
Both the field and the practice of public administration have been extraordinarily dynamic. While essential public services are not likely to disappear any time soon, the manner in which ... More
2. Joseph Schumpeter’s gales of creative destruction

2. Joseph Schumpeter’s gales of creative destruction  

Mark Dodgson and David Gann

in Innovation: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2018
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Aug 2018
eISBN: 
9780191863691
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198825043.003.0002
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chapter
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9780198825043
‘Joseph Schumpeter’s gales of creative destruction’ shows how innovation is creative and beneficial—bringing new industries, wealth, and employment—and also destructive of some established ... More
Public Administration: A Very Short Introduction

Public Administration: A Very Short Introduction  

Stella Z. Theodoulou and Ravi K. Roy

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2016
Published Online: 
Aug 2016
eISBN: 
9780191792014
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198724230.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780198724230
Public administration ensures the development and delivery of the essential public services required for sustaining modern civilization. Covering areas from public safety and social welfare ... More
1. A contemporary overview

1. A contemporary overview  

Stella Z. Theodoulou and Ravi K. Roy

in Public Administration: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2016
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Aug 2016
eISBN: 
9780191792014
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198724230.003.0001
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198724230
Essentially, ‘public administration’ refers to the wide array of leadership and management functions and mandates carried out by civil officials involved with public sector ‘governance’, ... More
5. Production and people

5. Production and people  

Alan Whiteside

in HIV & AIDS: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

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Nov 2016
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Nov 2016
eISBN: 
9780191793639
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198727491.003.0005
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198727491
‘Production and people’ examines the socioeconomic impact of AIDS, predicted to decrease economic growth. Yet many countries have nonetheless continued to grow. The effect on the private ... More
3. What does it mean to be an organization?

3. What does it mean to be an organization?  

Mary Jo Hatch

in Organizations: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777851
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199584536.003.0003
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chapter
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9780199584536
‘What does it mean to be an organization?’ focuses on how meaning is created in organizations. Meaning derives from the social construction of reality — how reality is defined by individual ... More
4. The welfare state 1.0

4. The welfare state 1.0  

David Garland

in The Welfare State: A Very Short Introduction

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Mar 2016
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Apr 2016
eISBN: 
9780191780981
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199672660.003.0004
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ISBN: 
9780199672660
The newly-emergent welfare states shared a distinctive set of features that set them apart both from the old poor laws and from state socialism. ‘The Welfare State 1.0’ identifies these ... More

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