Defining Public Administration: Selections from the International Encyclopedia of Public Policy and Administration

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INDEX
Accountability
blame assessment, 385-388
defined, 382, 394
and delegation, 383-384
and entrepreneurial public administration, 186
and interest group liberalism, 67-69
and management, 392-393
in pluralistic contexts, 388-392
responsiveness, 384-385
and stewardship, 400-401
verification, 384
See also Auditing
ACIR. See Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations
Adams, Guy, 143-144
Administrative, defined, 407
Administrative morality
current practice in the U.S., 412-413
defined, 407-408
origin and history, 408-410
theoretical framework, 410-412
variations of practice, 413-414
Administrative Procedure Act of 1946 (APA), 74-77
Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations (ACIR), 106-107
Advocacy coalitions, 60
Agenda setting, 50-52
Air Transport Association, 78
American administrative tradition
constraint as core of, 17-18, 26, 28
county and city governments, 27-28
cultural underpinnings, 18-20
early expressions of, 20-26
American Society for Public Administration (ASPA), 31, 130, 413, 416, 418
Amnesty International, viii
Anderson, William, 84
Andrews, K., 210
Ansoff, Igor, 218
APA. See Administrative Procedure Act of 1946
Aristotle, 384, 408-409, 421
Articles of Confederation, 20-23
ASPA. See American Society for Public Administration
AT&T Bell Laboratories, 336
Auditing
auditor's structure and functions, 378-381
defined, 375
focus of, 376-378
history of, 375-376
Babbage, Charles, 177
Backoff, Robert, 218-219
Bailey, Stephen, 412
Balanced budget amendment, 363-364
Ban, Carolyn, 244
Barrett, Kelley, 203
Barth, Carl, 169, 172
Basley, William, 174
Bass, Bernard, 202
BCG. See Boston Consulting Group
BEA. See Budget Enforcement Act
Beer, Samuel, 95
Berlew, D. E., 46
Biennial budgeting, 365
Blackett, P. M. S., 180
Blades, Jon, 203
Blanchard, Kenneth, 198
Bolan, R. S., 223
Boston Consulting Group (BCG), 214-215
Bowsher, Charles, 380
BPR. See Business Process Reengineering
Bracker, Jeffrey, 210
Brandeis, Louis, 170
Bruce, Willa, 413
Bryson, John, 213, 218
Buck, Arthur, 368
Budget Enforcement Act, 359, 362
Budgeting
federal. See Congressional budget process
target-based. See Target-based budgeting
Bureau of the Budget, 356
Bureaucracy
bureaucratic v. democratic ethos, 410-411
context of and culture, 122-124
criticism of. See Bureaucrat bashing; Bureaupathology
culture and American, 19
defined, 121-122

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Defining Public Administration: Selections from the International Encyclopedia of Public Policy and Administration
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Editorial Board *
  • Title Page *
  • Contents *
  • Preface vii
  • Part One - Overviews of Public Administration *
  • 1 - Public Administration 3
  • 2 - American Administrative Tradition 17
  • 3 - Feminist Theory of Public Administration 30
  • Part Two - Policy Making *
  • 4 - Policy 39
  • 5 - Policy Leadership 43
  • 6 - Policy N Etwork 65
  • 7 - Rule 73
  • Part Three - Intergovernmental Relations *
  • 8 - Intergovernmental Relations 83
  • 9 - Mandates 102
  • 10 - Government Corporation 110
  • Part Four - Bureaucracy *
  • 11 - Bureaucracy *
  • 12 - Bureaucrat Bashing 128
  • 13 - Bureaupathology 132
  • Part Five - Organization Behavior *
  • 14 - Organizational Culture 137
  • 15 - Groupthink 147
  • 16 - Mies's Law 151
  • 17 - Parkinson's Law 154
  • 18 - Peter Principle 156
  • Part Six - Public Management *
  • 19 - Public Management 161
  • 20 - Scientific Management 169
  • 21 - Management Science 180
  • 22 - Entrepreneurial Public Administration 184
  • Part Seven - Strategic Management *
  • 23 - Leadership 191
  • 24 - Strategic Planning 208
  • 25 - Mission Statement 230
  • Part Eight - Performance Management *
  • 26 - Productivity 237
  • 27 - Reengineering 249
  • 28 - Quality Circles 271
  • 29 - Public Enterprise 279
  • Part Nine - Human Resources Management *
  • 30 - Public Personnel Administration 295
  • 31 - Mentoring 307
  • 32 - Pay-For-Performance 315
  • 33 - Workforce Diversity 322
  • 34 - Glass Ceiling 339
  • Part Ten - Financial Management *
  • 35 - Financial Administration 345
  • 36 - Congressional Budget Process 355
  • 37 - Target-Based Budgeting 367
  • Part Eleven - Auditing and Accountability *
  • 38 - Audit 375
  • 39 - Accountability 382
  • 40 - Stewardship 396
  • Part Twelve - Ethics *
  • 41 - Administrative Morality 407
  • 42 - Standards of Conduct 416
  • 43 - Regime Values 420
  • 44 - Lying with Statistics 422
  • 45 - Whistleblower 428
  • Appendix - A Complete List of the Articles in the International Encyclopedia of Public Policy and Administration 437
  • Index 447
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