Book News: February 6th, 2003

By Steven Cohen and William EimickeThis updated and expanded edition shows managers how to meet the new challenges of public management head-on rather than simply working around the constraints of government. New information includes the response to the crisis in management as reflected in ideas and recommendations generated from the Volcker, Winter, and Gore commission reports; the effectiveness of the reinvention and reengineering movements in public management; and applying hands-on, real-world tested total quality management techniques to the public sector.

Published by Jossey-Bass. ISBN: 0-787-90087-7. 32.00 US dollars.