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Public administration & military science

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

ISBN : 9780199687022

Price(incl.tax): 
¥6,116
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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¥12,056
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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¥18,260
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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¥3,289
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

Price(incl.tax): 
¥10,956
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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American Allies in Times of War: The Great Asymmetry

ISBN : 9780199673681

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¥11,143
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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¥5,225
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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American Higher Education in Crisis?: What Everyone Needs to Know®

ISBN : 9780199374090

Price(incl.tax): 
¥12,628
Author: 
Goldie Blumenstyk
Pages
216 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 222 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
Series
What Everyone Needs to Know
American higher education is at a crossroads. Technological innovations and disruptive market forces are buffeting colleges and universities at the very time their financial structure grows increasing ... Read more

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American Naval History: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199394760

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,628
Author: 
Craig L. Symonds
Pages
168 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
Series
Very Short Introductions
Charts the entire history of the U.S. Navy from 1775 to the present Provides a concise, accessible account of a key American institution Covers both specific, pivotal moments and broad historic ... Read more

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Ancient Warfare: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192804709

Price(incl.tax): 
¥1,628
Author: 
Harry Sidebottom
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
110 x 174 mm
Pub date
Sep 2004
Series
Very Short Introductions
All aspects of ancient warfare thoroughly examined from philosophy to the technical skills needed to fight.    Greek and Roman warfare differed from other cultures and was unlike an ... Read more

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