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Meeting the challenge of 9/11 : blueprints for more effective government

Author: Thomas H Stanton
Publisher: Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, Inc., ©2006.
Series: Transformational trends in governance & democracy.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Focuses on how to make government more effective, especially in our post-9/11 era of heightened concern for national and homeland security. This is guidebook for improving government organization and performance. It addresses the key issues of homeland security (biodefense, border security, immigration control, and infrastructure protection).

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Meeting the challenge of 9/11.
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, Inc., ©2006
(DLC) 2006005559
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas H Stanton
ISBN: 9780765621795 0765621797 1280912847 9781280912849 9781317464907 1317464907 1315702452 9781315702452 9786610912841 661091284X
OCLC Number: 213304493
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 352 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : meeting the challenge of September 11 / Thomas H. Stanton --
Public administration since September 11 --
Moving toward more capable government : a guide to organizational design / Thomas H. Stanton --
Developing the domestic security state / James Carroll --
Organizing for more effective government : creating the department of homeland security : choosing an old corrective for a new problem / Frederick M. Kaiser --
The undersecretary for management : an essential position in a cabinet department / Alan L. Dean and Dwight Ink --
The proposal for an Office of Federal Management revisited / Ronald C. Moe --
Managing for more effective government --
Observations on organization and management / Murray Comarow --
Managing change that makes a difference / Dwight Ink --
Developments in the federal performance management movement : balancing --
Conflicting values in GPRA and part / Beryl Radin --
Addressing critical issues --
The many cultures of government / Michael Maccoby --
Contractingan American way of governance : post' 9/11 constitutional choices / Dan Guttman --
Improving the military personnel system / Cindy Williams --
Will Homeland Security improve intergovernmental nagement? / Enid Beaumont and Bruce McDowell --
Improving Federal relations with states, localities, and private organizations on matters of Homeland Security : the stakeholder council model / Thomas H. Stanton.
Series Title: Transformational trends in governance & democracy.
Responsibility: edited by Thomas H. Stanton.


9/11 revealed serious public sector shortcomings in such areas as border security and immigration control, cybersecurity, and first responses to hostile acts. This book focuses on how to make  Read more...


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