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  • Are the Concepts of ‘Consumerism' and ‘Consumer Choice' Relevant to the Problem of Improving Public Services.
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  • Fuel Cells as a Public Good
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  • Understanding the Public Sector
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  • Strategic Management: a Tool for Public Management?
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  • The State of Dc Public Schools
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  • The Political Mire of Public Schools
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  • Public Services
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  • How Do You Assess the Impact of Commercial Television Upon the British Broadcasting System from the 1950’s Until the Present Day?
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  • United Kingdom: General Aspects of Civil Service
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  • Factory System and the American Society
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  • Background Note on the Performance Monitoring and Evaluation System in Turkey
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  • Inventing the Paradigm for the Future of Public Administration in Ghana - Reverberations from the Past and Lessons of Today.
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