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Oxford Encyclopedia of Crisis Analysis: 2-Volume Set

ISBN : 9780190610623

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¥67,782
Author: 
Eric Stern
Pages
1408 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2022
The volume is one-stop shopping for crisis studies and a number of closely related fields, providing a window onto the latest thinking in the field The articles reflect cutting edge, state of the ... Read more

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A Government That Worked Better and Cost Less?: Evaluating Three Decades of Reform and Change in UK Central Government

ISBN : 9780199687022

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¥8,074
Author: 
Christopher Hood; Ruth Dixon
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
157 x 238 mm
Pub date
Apr 2015
The UK is said to have been one of the most prolific reformers of its public administration. Successive reforms have been accompanied by claims that the changes would make the world a better place by ... Read more

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A History of British National Audit: The Pursuit of Accountability

ISBN : 9780198790310

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¥15,961
Author: 
David Dewar
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2016
The core theme of the book is the importance of an independent state audit to ensure that the Executive is held accountable to Parliament. Instilling effective financial control and accountability fo ... Read more

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A Practical Guide to Public Procurement

ISBN : 9780198716112

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¥24,552
Author: 
Abby Semple; Mark Cook
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
170 x 243 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
How can public contracts be used effectively to achieve the broader aims of government? Increasingly, emphasis is placed on strategic aspects of public procurement such as value for money, competition ... Read more

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A Practical Introduction to Public Management

ISBN : 9780199076901

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¥3,685
Author: 
Chris Thornhill; Natasja Holtzhausen; Isioma Ile; Barry Hanyane; Lindiwe Qele; Enslin van Rooyen; Lizel Lues; Daryl Newton; Sanjay Balkaran; Steve Madue
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
168 x 240 mm
Pub date
Sep 2015
A practical introduction to Public Management will have a vocational approach; the text would be accessible and practice-based, whilst also embedding knowledge of relevant theories and principles that ... Read more

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A Theory of Legitimate Expectations for Public Administration

ISBN : 9780198812753

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¥14,531
Author: 
Alexander Brown
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2017
It is an unfortunate but unavoidable feature of even well-ordered democratic societies that governmental administrative agencies often create legitimate expectations (procedural or substantive) on the ... Read more

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Adaptation under Fire: How Militaries Change in Wartime

ISBN : 9780190672058

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¥5,995
Author: 
David Barno; Nora Bensahel
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2020
Every military must prepare for future wars despite not really knowing the shape such wars will ultimately take. As former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates once noted: "We have a perfect record ... Read more

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Aerial Warfare: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198804314

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¥1,793
Author: 
Frank Ledwidge
Pages
144 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Mar 2020
Series
Very Short Introductions
Offers a concise history of air warfare, analysing its influence on wars, campaigns and conflicts from the pre-WW1 period to today and beyond Considers how military operations from the air impact ... Read more

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American Allies in Times of War: The Great Asymmetry

ISBN : 9780199673681

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¥14,938
Author: 
Stefanie von Hlatky
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2013
Why are allies so unpredictable? In American Allies in Times of War, Stefanie von Hlatky tackles this question by examining military cooperation between the United States and its allies. First, this b ... Read more

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American Arsenal: A Century of Waging War

ISBN : 9780199959747

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¥7,029
Author: 
Patrick Coffey
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
When America declared war on Germany in 1917, the United States had only 200,000 men under arms, a twentieth of the German army's strength, and its planes were no match for the Luftwaffe. Less than a ... Read more

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