International Institute of Administrative Sciences Monographs

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National Approaches to the Administration of International Migration

Pub. date
August 2010
Editor
Arnold, P.E.
Volume
31
Price
US$123 / €85
ISBN print
978-1-60750-598-3
Subject
Public Administration, Social Sciences

Migration has always been a part of the human experience: human history began with the migration …


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Winning The Needed Change: Saving our Planet Earth

Pub. date
February 2009
Editors
Pichardo Pagaza, I., Argyriades, D.
Volume
30
Price
US$104 / €72
ISBN print
978-1-58603-958-5
Subject
Public Administration, Social Sciences

Winning The Needed Change: Saving our Planet Earth represents the outcome of long deliberations a…


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National Approaches to the Governance of Historical Heritage over Time. A Comparative Report

Pub. date
April 2008
Editor
Fisch, S.
Volume
29
Price
US$112 / €80
ISBN print
978-1-58603-853-3
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

The five elements - governmental authorities, public discourse, corporate and market interests, c…


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New Technologies in Public Administration

Pub. date
September 2005
Editors
Petroni, G., Cloete, F.
Volume
28
Price
US$104 / €72
ISBN print
978-1-58603-548-8
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

Research on the relationship between technology dynamics and Public Administration (PA) began som…


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The World We Could Win

Pub. date
September 2005
Editor
Fraser-Moleketi, G.
Volume
27
Price
US$119 / €82
ISBN print
978-1-58603-547-1
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

Global Governance represents a new way of thinking about the world we live in. This new vision of…


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IIAS/IISA Administration & Service 1930-2005-

Pub. date
September 2005
Editors
Rugge, F., Duggett, M.
Volume
26
Price
US$96 / €66
ISBN print
978-1-58603-542-6
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

75 years is a remarkable lifetime for any institution, especially if one considers the impressive…


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Contracts, Performance Measurement and Accountability in the Public Sector

Pub. date
February 2005
Editors
Drewry, G., Greve, C., Tanquerel, T.
Volume
25
Price
US$119 / €82
ISBN print
978-1-58603-496-2
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

This book addresses issues to do with public accountability, audit and performance measurement, that…


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The Institutional Arrangements for Water Management in the 19th and 20th Centuries

Pub. date
December 2004
Editor
Raadschelders, J.C.N.
Volume
24
Price
US$136 / €94
ISBN print
978-1-58603-482-5
Subject
Environmental Sciences, Information Sciences, Public Administration

Water, either as a resource or as a threat, has always been a matter of concern to governments and t…


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Windows on China

Pub. date
January 2004
Editors
Gordon, M.T., Meininger, M.-C., Chen, W.
Volume
23
Price
US$136 / €94
ISBN print
978-1-58603-397-2
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

The papers included in this publication represent windows through which others can view candid debat…


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Governing Networks

Pub. date
January 2003
Editor
Salminen, A.-L.
Volume
22
Price
US$158 / €109
ISBN print
978-1-58603-321-7
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

The EGPA Yearbook provides an overall view of current scientific discussion concerning networks, par…


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The History of Corruption in Central Government

Pub. date
January 2003
Editor
Tiihonen, S.
Volume
21
Price
US$141 / €97
ISBN print
978-1-58603-316-3
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

The International Institute of Administrative Sciences has published a study of administrative corru…


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The Turning World

Pub. date
November 2002
Editors
Bertucci, G., Duggett, M.
Volume
20
Price
US$67 / €61
ISBN print
978-1-58603-309-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell, Medicine & Health

It is the task of the IIAS and the UNDESA to track and focus on changes in the atmosphere of world g…


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Competency Management in the Public Sector

Pub. date
November 2002
Editors
Horton, S., Hondeghem, A., Farnham, D.
Volume
19
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-1-58603-293-7
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

Competency Management is increasingly being adopted as an approach to HRM in both the private and pu…


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East-West Cooperation in Public Sector Reform

Pub. date
June 2002
Editors
Van Den Berg, F., Jenei, G., Leloup, L.T.
Volume
18
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-1-58603-235-7
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

Building on the experience of hundreds of projects and programs over more than a decade, this volume…


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Managing Diversity in the Civil Service

Pub. date
January 2001
Editor
UNDESA - IIAS,
Volume
17
Price
US$73 / €66
ISBN print
978-1-58603-224-1
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

This volume was prepared for publication jointly by the Division for Public Economics and Public Adm…


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Managing Parliaments in the 21st Century

Pub. date
January 2001
Editors
Falconer, P., Smith, m, Webster, C.W.R.
Volume
16
Price
US$94 / €85
ISBN print
978-1-58603-154-1
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

This book reports on the endeavour, undertaken by EGPA, to make the discipline of public administrat…


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Towards an Intelligent State

Pub. date
January 2001
Editor
Kliksberg, B.
Volume
15
Price
US$73 / €66
ISBN print
978-1-58603-190-9
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

The new millennium is beginning with formidable historical challenges for mankind. Such questions as…


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The Challenge of Change for European Judicial Systems

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Fabri, M., Langbroek, P.M.
Volume
14
Price
US$84 / €76
ISBN print
978-1-58603-062-9
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

Throughout Europe, judicial systems are under an increasing societal and political strain to increas…


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Righting Wrongs

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Gregory, R., Giddings, P.
Volume
13
Price
US$106 / €96
ISBN print
978-1-58603-044-5
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

This international comparative study of the Ombudsman institution began life in March 1994 when Phil…


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Contracting in the New Public Management

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Fortin, Y., Van Hassel, H.
Volume
12
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-1-58603-037-7
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

This book focuses on internal management contracts and includes contributions analyzing the economic…


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Equality Oriented Personnel Policy in the Public Sector

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Nelen, S., Hondeghem, A.
Volume
11
Price
US$51 / €46
ISBN print
978-1-58603-004-9
Subject
Public Administration

This book is the result of the cooperation on a European level between both academics and civil serv…


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Citizens and the New Governance - Beyond New Public Management

Pub. date
January 1999
Editor
Rouban, L.
Volume
10
Price
US$84 / €76
ISBN print
978-0-9673355-3-7
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

This book addresses the relationship of citizenship and public management in Europe. After fifteen y…


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Essays in Economic Globalization, Transnational Policies and Vulnarability

Pub. date
January 1999
Editors
Kouzmin, A., Hayne, A.
Volume
9
Price
US$76 / €69
ISBN print
978-90-5199-504-6
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

The liberalization of trade and its questionable benefit; the increasing fluidity in the movement of…


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Management of Public Service Reform

Pub. date
January 1998
Editors
Corkery, J., Ould Daddah, T., O'Nuallain, C., Land, T.
Volume
8
Price
US$68 / €64
ISBN print
978-90-5199-421-6
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

Today the reform of public administration to adapt to the pressures and new requirements of an ever …


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Ethics and Accountability in a Context of Governance and New Public Management

Pub. date
January 1998
Editor
Hondeghem, A.
Volume
7
Price
US$63 / €59
ISBN print
978-90-5199-419-3
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

Ethics and accountability have become important themes for modern government as in most of the co…


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Governmental Response to Environmental Challenges in Global Perspective

Pub. date
January 1998
Editors
Jabbra, J.G., Dwivedi, O.P.
Volume
6
Price
US$60 / €54
ISBN print
978-90-5199-411-7
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

In our drive to improve human standards of living, we have paradoxically paid scant attention to the…


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Public Administration and Development Improving Accountability, Responsiveness and Legal Framework

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
IASM, , United Nations,
Volume
5
Price
US$61 / €55
ISBN print
978-90-5199-383-7
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

This publication addresses the complex questions of improving accountability, responsiveness and leg…


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New Challenges for Public Administration in the 21st Century

Pub. date
January 1997
Editor
IIAS,
Volume
4
Price
US$61 / €55
ISBN print
978-90-5199-350-9
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

This work contains reports of the International Institute of Administrative Sciences. The scientific…


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Transformations in Social Security Systems

Pub. date
January 1997
Editor
IIAS Working Group on Social Security Systems,
Volume
3
Price
US$61 / €55
ISBN print
978-90-5199-338-7
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

In this book comparative analysis is given of the way governments and social security systems rea…


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Public Productivity through Quality and Strategic Management

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Halachmi, A., Bouckaert, G.
Volume
1
Price
US$146 / €132
ISBN print
978-90-5199-189-5
Subject
Information Sciences, Public Administration

The book deals with the complexity of several concepts, like the following example. Quality is by…


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The International Institute of Administrative Sciences (IIAS) is a prestigious, unique, and global non-governmental organisation based in Brussels that specialises in the subject of governance and public administration at the national and international level. Its scope is broad and it can call upon experts from many fields and many countries. IOS Press has been publishing the IIAS Monographs series since 1996. These volumes combine high academic standing with practical relevance, and are a rich seam of insight, research and data. The series also includes reports and books by the European Group of Public Administration (EGPA), one of the specialized associations of the Institute.
Prof. G. Timsit
IIAS Publications Director

Mr. R. Loretan
IIAS Director General

Prof. W. Van De Donk
Member

Prof. M. De Vries
Member

Prof. C. Pollitt
Member, IRAS Editor in Chief

Dr. F. Maron
Scientific Aministrator & Publications Coordinator