Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 July 2010

568 Pages | 18 figures, 34 tables

ISBN: 9780195429831

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

A Handbook of Canadian Public Administration

Second Edition

Edited by Christopher Dunn

  • Comprehensive. Examines a wide range of public administration topics, including ample coverage of provincial issues and the Harper government, ensuring that students have an in-depth understanding of public administration in Canada.
  • Current. Fully updated with contributions from leading scholars in the field, providing students with an authoritative resource.
  • Contextual approach. Each chapter contains a brief review of the history of the topic discussed, and an overview of the major paradigms and the determinants that have shaped the policies or functions in question, before finally examining possible future directions, giving students a thorough look at key PA issues.
  • Canadian. Includes contributions by respected Canadian scholars and touches on a number of key areas in Canadian public administration throughout, including governance, management, finance, HR, accountability, and social issues, making the material relevant to students in this country.

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