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Text Books

2014 Fall Semester

PAD 501 A & B – Introduction to the Profession

Public Administration - REQUIRED

Stillman, 9th, Paper, 9780618993017.

Public Administration Workbook - REQUIRED

Dresang, 7th, Paper, 9780205019960

 

PAD 502 A  - Organization Dynamics 

Images of Organization - REQUIRED

Morgan, Paper, 9781412939799

Becoming a Master Manager - REQUIRED

Quinn, 5th, Paper, 9780470284667

 

PAD 502 B – Organization Dynamics

Reframing Organizations – REQUIRED

Bolman, 4th, Paper, 0495569410

Classics of Organization Theory - REQUIRED

Shafritz, Cengage, 0495569410

 

PAD 503 A & B  – Analytical Tools

Applied Statistics for Public & Nonprofit Administration – REQUIRED 

Meier,9th, Paper, 9781285737232 (E-book edition permitted)

 

PAD 504 A & B – Budget and Finance

Public Budgeting Systems – REQUIRED

Lee, 9th, Hardcover, 9781449627904 (E-book option permitted)

 

PAD 505 A & B – Human Resources Management 

Public Personnel Management – REQUIRED

Klingner, 6th, Hardcover, 9780136026884

 

PAD 511- Collective Bargaining

Managing Labor Relations in the Public SectorREQUIRED

Coleman, Hardcover, 9781555422455

 

PAD 531 A –Public Policy Analysis

Public Policy Analysis: Intro - REQUIRED

Dunn, 5th, Paper, 0205252575

Practical Guide for Public Policy Analysis – REQUIRED

 Bardach, 4th, Paper, 1608718425

 

PAD 533 A – Program Evaluation

Handbook of Practical Program Evaluation- REQUIRED

Wholey, 3rd, Jossey-Bass, 9780470522479

 

PAD 534 A – Program Implementation

Program Planning and Evaluation for Public Manager REQUIRED

Sylvia, 4th, Paper, Waveland, 9781577667780

Street-Level Bureaucracy: Dilemmas of the Individual in Public Service – REQUIRED

Lipsky, Paper, Sage Foundation, 9780871545442

 

PAD 535 A- Public Administration Diversity

Diversity at Work - REQUIRED

Brief, Paper, 9780521677639

Mixed Messages - REQUIRED

Brunsma, 9781588263988

When Affirmative Action Was White- REQUIRED

Katznelson, Paper, 9780393328516

Trouble with Diversity - REQUIRED

Michaels, Hardcover, 9780805078411

Not Fit for Our Society: Immigration and Nativism in America- REQUIRED

Schrag, Hardcover, 9780520259782

 

542 A – Nonprofit Sector & Society

Nonprofit Management: Principles and Practice - REQUIRED

Worth, 2nd, Paper, 9781412994453

Five Stages of Nonprofit Organizations – REQUIRED

Simone, Paper, 0940069229

American Psychological Association. (2009) Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. (6th) ISBN-13: 9781433805615 - RECOMMENDED.

 

PAD 544 A – Fundraising for Public and Nonprofit Organizations

Achieving Excellence in Fund Raising  REQUIRED

Tempel, 3rd, 9780470551738

 

PAD 554 A – Community Planning Tools

Planner’s Use of Information- REQUIRED

Dandekar, 2nd, American Planning Association, 9781884829727

Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop (v.10.1)(w/CD) REQUIRED

Law, 3rd, ESRI, 9781589483088

 

PAD 561 A & B –Organization Environment and Public Service

Improving the Performance of Government Employees- REQUIRED

Liff, Hardcover, 9780814416228

 

PAD 571 A  – Capstone

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis: The Eightfold Path to More Effective Problem Solving - REQUIRED

Bardach, 4th, Paper 9781608718429

Case Study  Research: Design and Methods - REQUIRED

Yin, 5th, Paper, 1452242569

 

PAD 571 B – Capstone

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis: The Eightfold Path to More Effective Problem Solving - REQUIRED

Bardach, 4th, Paper 9781608718429

Case Study  Research: Design and MethodsREQUIRED

Yin, 5th, Paper, 1452242569

 Doing Your Literature Review: Traditional and Systematic Techniques – REQUIRED

Jesson, & Lacey, Hardcover, 9781848601543

 

PAD 590 A- International Poverty and Inequality in Developing Countries

None at this time

 

PAD 590 B – Nonprofit Capacity and Collaboration

Required reading will be available via course reserves and e-book within class.

 

PAD 652 A – Public Management Seminar

Hardball- REQUIRED

Matthews, Paper, Simon and Schuster, 9780684845593

Classics of Public Administration- REQUIRED

Shafritz, 7th, Paper, Cengage, 9781111342746

Elements of Style (Foreword Angell) – REQUIRED

Strunk, White, 4th, Paper, Longman, 9780205309023

 

A casebook with eight cases purchased and downloaded from the Kennedy School at Harvard is also required. To purchase and access the casebook visit https://cb.hbsp.harvard.edu/cbmp/access/28082925. You will need to create an account the first time you visit the site. Choose the link “Register Now.” The sum total for the eight cases is $19.75; three of the cases are free.