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Public Administration in a Globalizing World
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Public Administration in a Globalizing World
Theories and Practices

Second Edition


July 2020 | SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd

The book is recommended for undergraduate and postgraduate students of Political Science; Public Administration.

Revised and updated extensively, this textbook captures the recent and relevant issues that students need to learn to grasp the dialectical interconnection between theoretical conceptualizations and prevalent socio-economic and political circumstances in the context of a transforming world. It examines all the major public policies on environment, health, education and employment, and incorporates the major changes that have taken place in a globalizing world. An essential reading for undergraduate and postgraduate students of public administration and political science, this book will also be useful for students appearing in various Indian civil service examinations and those aiming to clear the UGC-NET exam.


Key Features:


• Three new chapters added to address the changed milieu and the major issues and debates in public administration

• Traces the journey of planning in India from Planning Commission to the National Institute for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog


• Includes charts, diagrams, information boxes and tables to illustrate complex issues to the students

 
Preface to the Second Edition
 
Preface to the First Edition
 
Introduction
 
Public Administration: Evolution of a Discipline
 
Administrative Theories
 
Non-Western Tradition of Administrative Theories
 
Contemporary Developments in Public Administration
 
Public Policy
 
Development Administration
 
Decentralization and Local Governance
 
Social Welfare Administration
 
Citizens and Administration
 
Public Administration in India
 
Budget and Financial Administration in India
 
Planning in India in a Globalizing World
 
Administrative Reforms in India
 
Major Issues and Debates in Public Administration
 
Globalization and Public Administration
 
Conclusion
 
Model Questions
 
Index

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ISBN: 9789353882891
£20.00