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General considerations of public administration

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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Cover Point: Impressions of Leadership in Pakistan

ISBN : 9780199402892

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¥3,102
Author: 
Jamsheed Marker
Pages
218 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
Jamsheed Markers lifetime in the diplomatic service of Pakistan gave him a unique vintage point. In cricket terms, he was at cover point, near enough to the wicket to follow the action around the stum ... Read more

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Democracy Declassified: The Secrecy Dilemma in National Security

ISBN : 9780199389773

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¥5,225
Author: 
Michael P. Colaresi
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 240 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Democracy Declassified tackles an enduring question of particular current importance: How do democratic governments balance the need for foreign policy secrecy with accountability to the public? Democ ... Read more

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Elusive Victories: The American Presidency at War

ISBN : 9780199860937

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¥4,609
Author: 
Andrew J. Polsky
Pages
456 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
158 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
On April 4, 1864, Abraham Lincoln made a shocking admission about his presidency during the Civil War. "I claim not to have controlled events," he wrote in a letter, "but confess plainly that events h ... Read more

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Everyday Life in British Government

ISBN : 9780199601141

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¥7,029
Author: 
R. A. W. Rhodes
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 241 mm
Pub date
Apr 2011
As citizens, why do we care about the everyday life of ministers and civil servants? We care because the decisions of the great and the good affect all our lives, for good or ill. For all their person ... Read more

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Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
In a comprehensive reviews of constitutional change in Latin America, Fixing Democracy argues that the strongest predictor of whether a new constitution will expand or restrict presidential powers is ... Read more

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Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
In a comprehensive reviews of constitutional change in Latin America, Fixing Democracy argues that the strongest predictor of whether a new constitution will expand or restrict presidential powers is ... Read more

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Improving Public Services: International Experiences in Using Evaluation Tools to Measure Program Performance

ISBN : 9780190646059

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¥12,309
Author: 
Douglas J. Besharov; Jacob Alex Klerman; Karen J. Baehler
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2017
The government performance movement has been in full swing for decades around the world. So, why do so many public programs and organizations continue to underperform? A major reason is that measuring ... Read more

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Interactive Governance: Advancing the Paradigm

ISBN : 9780198846048

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¥4,565
Author: 
Jacob Torfing; B. Guy Peters; Jon Pierre; Eva Sorensen
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 155 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
Governance has become one of the most commonly used concepts in contemporary political science. It is, however, often used to mean a variety of different things. This book helps to clarify this conce ... Read more

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