The Resource Re-imagining government : public leadership and management in challenging times, Barry Quirk

Re-imagining government : public leadership and management in challenging times, Barry Quirk

Label
Re-imagining government : public leadership and management in challenging times
Title
Re-imagining government
Title remainder
public leadership and management in challenging times
Statement of responsibility
Barry Quirk
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In an age of austerity, public leaders and managers face a range of external challenges - fiscal, social and political. Combining theoretical insight, empirical commentary and practical experience, this book examines how democratic political systems work and how public decisions are made - and how they could be made better"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quirk, Barry
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JF1525.P6
LC item number
Q57 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public administration
  • Political planning
  • Public administration
  • Political leadership
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Political leadership
  • Political planning
  • Public administration
  • Public administration
  • Entscheidungsfindung
  • Management
  • Politische Planung
  • Verwaltung
Label
Re-imagining government : public leadership and management in challenging times, Barry Quirk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Introduction -- If Men Were Angels: Why We Need to Re-Imagine and Renew Government -- Jumping to Conclusions: Public Interest, Public Value, Public Reason -- Finding Common Cause: Cooperation, Community and the Commons -- Deciding in a Democracy: Revealing Public Preferences and Balancing Biases -- The Geography of Governing: the Plurality of People, the Uniqueness of Places -- Results-Driven Government: Leading and Managing for Public Purpose -- Risky Business: Dealing with Dangers, Hazards and Harms -- The Crunch and the Big Squeeze: From Private Recession to Public Retrenchment -- Better, Quicker, Cheaper: How to Reduce the Cost of Government -- Conclusion
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 250 pages
Isbn
9780230314429
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011028831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
6910927
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)712125570
  • (OCoLC)ocn712125570
Label
Re-imagining government : public leadership and management in challenging times, Barry Quirk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Introduction -- If Men Were Angels: Why We Need to Re-Imagine and Renew Government -- Jumping to Conclusions: Public Interest, Public Value, Public Reason -- Finding Common Cause: Cooperation, Community and the Commons -- Deciding in a Democracy: Revealing Public Preferences and Balancing Biases -- The Geography of Governing: the Plurality of People, the Uniqueness of Places -- Results-Driven Government: Leading and Managing for Public Purpose -- Risky Business: Dealing with Dangers, Hazards and Harms -- The Crunch and the Big Squeeze: From Private Recession to Public Retrenchment -- Better, Quicker, Cheaper: How to Reduce the Cost of Government -- Conclusion
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 250 pages
Isbn
9780230314429
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011028831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
6910927
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)712125570
  • (OCoLC)ocn712125570

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