The Public Sector

Concepts, Models and Approaches

by Lane, Jan-Erik

Description
The Third Edition of this successful textbook introduces students to the major concepts, models, and approaches surrounding the public sector. Now fully updated to include coverage of the New Public Management (NPM), The Public Sector is the most comprehensive textbook on theories of public policy and public administration.

The Public Sector is introduced within a three-part framework: public resource allocation, redistribution and regulation. Jan-Erik Lane explains the basic concepts of each of these broad areas, and goes on to examine their consequences for various approaches to the making and implementation of public policy.

The book explores models of management, effectiveness and

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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: February 2000
  • English
  • 9780857026484 / 0761967494
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 30.99 GBP
  • Pages: 368
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Readership: College - higher education
  • Publish State: Published
  • Edition: 3rd edition
  • Page size: 24
  • Illustration: Illustrations
  • Biblio Notes: Previous ed.: 1995.
  • Reference Code: BDZ0002475980