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Public Administration: An Action Orientation
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Wadsworth Pub Co
Publication date January 4, 2008
Pages 487
Binding Hardcover
Edition 6
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780495502821
ISBN-10 0495502820
Dimensions 0.75 by 7.25 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.90 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $300.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: As its title implies, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: AN ACTION ORIENTATION, Sixth Edition, encourages students to become active participants in public administration. Robert B. Denhardt and Janet V. Denhardt instruct readers on how to influence the operations of public agencies--helping them learn to get involved and effect positive changes, regardless of whether they are working outside the agency as citizens or within the agency as managers. With a strong emphasis on ethics, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: AN ACTION ORIENTATION, Sixth Edition, introduces the theories and scholarly literature of the field. In addition, it increases students' chances of being effective by developing practical skills such as personal management, communication, delegation, motivation, and decision making. Important topics such as nonprofit management, the global dimensions of public administration, and organizational theory are covered thoroughly in this book.

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Hardcover
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With Janet Vinzant Denhardt | 6 edition from Wadsworth Pub Co (January 4, 2008)
9780495502821 | details & prices | 487 pages | 7.25 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 1.90 lbs | List price $300.95
About: As its title implies, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: AN ACTION ORIENTATION, Sixth Edition, encourages students to become active participants in public administration.
With Janet Vinzant Denhardt | 5th edition from Wadsworth Pub Co (July 1, 2005)
9780534603403 | details & prices | 487 pages | 7.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $289.95
With Joseph W. Grubbs | from Wadsworth Pub Co (July 1, 2002)
9780155058682 | details & prices | 500 pages | 7.75 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 2.05 lbs | List price $110.95
With Javier E. Hasbun, Ph. D., Paul L. Devries, Ph. D., Joseph W. Grubbs | from Wadsworth Pub Co (August 1, 1998)
9780155055247 | details & prices | 474 pages | 8.00 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 2.05 lbs | List price $103.95
This edition also contains A First Course in Computational Physics
About: This introductory level public administration text introduces students to the world of public administration in real, practical terms.
2 sub edition from Wadsworth Pub Co (January 1, 1995)
9780534247386 | details & prices | 7.75 × 9.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.90 lbs | List price $69.95

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