Tara E. Green
MPA5002/Survey of Research and Practice in Public Administration
Dr. Jean Hunt
September 4, 2011
Fry, Brian R.(2008). Mastering Public Administration: From Max Weber to Charles Lindblom. CQ Press
Goodnow, Frank J. (1900) Politics and Administration: A Study in Government. New York: Macmillan. -” A classic work in American political science and Public Administration.
Ostrom, V. (1989). The Intellectual Crisis in American Public Administration. University Alabama Press
Rosenbloom, David H., Robert S. Kravchuk, Richard M. Clerkin. 2009 (7th ed). PublicAdministration: Understanding Management, Politics, and Law in the Public Sector. McGraw Hill
Simon, Herbert A. (1947) 1961 Administrative Behavior: A Study of Decision-making Processes in Administrative Organization. 2d ed. New York: Macmillan. -> A seminal work, offering both a critique of accepted doctrine and a program for reconstruction.
Starling, Grover (2007). Managing the Public Sector, 8th Edition. Cengage Learning US, Mar-07.
Wamsley, Gary L (1990) Refounding Public Administration. Newbury Park, Calif.: Sage Publications
White, Leonard D. (1926) 1955 Introduction to the Study of Public Administration. 4th ed. New York: Macmillan.
Willoughby, William F. 1927 Principles of Public Administration: With Special Reference to the National and State Governments of the United States. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.
Wilson, Woodrow (1887) 1953 The Study of Administration. Pages 65–75 in Dwight Waldo (editor), Ideas and Issues in Public Administration. New York: McGraw-Hill. -“An interesting and significant historical document in Public Administration.
Public Administration should be carried out in a logical and analytical fashion in order to produce the most effective government possible
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