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2019 SESSION #3 (7/1 - 9/22/2019)
Public Management Emphasis (12 week)

CSUDH Bookstore


Updated: 5/21/2019

Core and Elective Courses:

  1. PUB 501.41: Public Management
    Prof. D. Bharath

    Textbooks:
    Hill, C.J. and Lynn Jr., L.E. (2016). Public Management: Thinking and Acting in Three Dimensions (2nd ed.). CQ Press. ISBN 9781483344324

  2. PUB 506.41: Administration and Public Policy Analysis
    Prof. F. Prager

    Textbooks:
    1) Healey, J. F. (2014). Statistics: A tool for social research. (10th ed.) Cengage Learning. ISBN-10: 1285458850 ISBN-13: 9781285458854.

    2) O'Sullivan, E., Rassel, G., & Berner, M. (2016). Research methods for public administrators. Taylor & Francis. ISBN: 020585625X ISBN-13: 978-0205856251

  3. PUB 512.41: Foundations of Ethical Administration
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Textbooks:
    1) Cooper, Terry L. (2012) The Responsible Administrator: An Approach to Ethics for the Administrative Role (6th). ISBN:9780470873946 

    2) Menzel, Donald C. (2009) Ethics Moments in Government: Cases and Controversies. ISBN:9781439806906


  4. PUB 595.41: TBD Elective
    Prof. J. Sumner

    Textbooks:
    No textbooks required, please login to your course for more information.


Bridge Courses:

  1. PUB 495.41: Foundations of Public Administration
    Prof. G. Ackerman

    Textbooks:
    1) Shafritz, J.M., Russell, E.W., and Borick, C.P. (2013). Introducing Public Administration (8th Edition). 9780205855896
    2) Stillman II, R.J. (2010). Public Administration: Concepts and Cases. (9th Edition). 978-0618993017

  2. PUB 495.42: Applied Statistics in Public Administration
    Prof. E. Kulikov

    Textbooks:
    MindTap learning tool will be used, please login to the course for more information.


  3. PUB 495.43: Administration of Financial Resources
    Prof. R. Leung

    Textbooks:
    Public Budgeting by David Nice and Patrick Fisher/Birkdale Publishers, 2016 
    ISBN:978-1942456025. 

    Recommended: 
    APA. (2009). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.)

2019 SESSION #4 (9/23 - 12/15/2019)
Public Management Emphasis (12 week)
  1. PUB 495.44: Foundations of Public Administration
    Prof. K. Williams

    Textbooks:
    1. Shafritz, J.M., Russell, E.W., and Borick, C.P. (2013). Introducing Public Administration (8th Edition). ISBN 9780205855896
    2. Stillman II, R.J. (2010). Public Administration: Concepts and Cases. (9th Edition). ISBN 9780618993017

  2. PUB 500.41: Environment and Practice of Public Administration
    Prof. F. Prager

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  3. PUB 501.42: Public Management
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  4. PUB 504.41: Quantitative Methods in Public Administration
    Prof. E. Kulikov

    Textbooks:
    TBA
  5. PUB 508.41: Public Human Resource Management
    Prof. Z. Yang

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  6. PUB 510.41: Public Financial Management
    Prof. R. Sun

    Textbooks:
    TBA
  7. PUB 527.41: Qualitative Methods
    Prof. J. Sumner

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  8. PUB 592.41: Capstone: Integrative Seminar in Public Administration
    Prof. S. Golightly

    Textbooks:
    TBA
 

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MPA-Specialized Concentrations Textbooks: Criminal Justice, Health Care, and Nonprofit Management (8 week)


2019 Summer 1 (4/29 - 6/23)
Updated: 3/26/2019

  1. PUB 501.51: Public Management
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Required Textbook:
    1) Hill, Carolyn J., and Lynn Jr., Laurence E. (2016). Public Management: Thinking and Acting in Three Dimensions (2nd ed.). Washington, D.C.: CQ Press. ISBN: 9781483344324.

    Note: Please do not buy earlier editions of this textbook, as they are different from the one adopted by Dr. Asencio for this course.

    Recommended Textbook:
    1) APA. (2009). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association. ISBN 9781433805615.

  2. PUB 504.51/52: Quantitative Methods in Public Administration
    Prof. E. Kulikov

    Textbooks:
    Please login to your course for textbook information.

  3. PUB 508.51: Public Human Resource Management
    Prof. R. Azizi

    Textbooks:
    Berman, Evan. M, Bowman, James S., West, Jonathan P., & Van Wart, Montgomery R. (2019). Human Resource Management in Public Service: Paradoxes, Processes, and Problems (6th Ed.). SAGE. ISBN 978-1-5063-82333

    Note: Please do not buy earlier editions of this book, as they are completely different from the one that we will be using this session.

2019 Summer 2 (7/1 - 8/25)
Updated: 4/23/2019

  1. PUB 502.51: Administrative Theory and Behavior
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Required Textbooks:
    1) Robbins, Stephen P. & Judge, Timothy (2018). Essentials of Organizational Behavior (14th ed.). Pearson. ISBN-13: 9780134523859.
    2) Shafritz, Jay. M., Ott, J. Steven, & Jang, Yong Suk (2016). Classics of Organization Theory (8th ed.). Cengage. ISBN-13: 9781285870274.

    Note: Please do not buy earlier editions of these textbooks, as they are different from the ones adopted by Dr. Asencio for this course.

    Recommended Textbook:
    1) APA. (2009). Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association. ISBN 9781433805615.

  2. PUB 506.51: Administration and Public Policy Analysis
    Prof. F. Prager

    Textbooks:
    1) Healey, J. F. (2014). Statistics: A tool for social research. (10th ed.) Cengage Learning. ISBN-10: ISBN-10: 1285458850 ISBN-13: 9781285458854.

    2) O'Sullivan, E., Rassel, G., & Berner, M. (2016). Research methods for public administrators. Taylor & Francis. ISBN: 020585625X ISBN-13: 978-0205856251

  3. PUB 510.51: Public Budgeting
    Prof. R. Sun

    Required Textbook:
    Title: Fiscal Administration: Analysis and Applications for the Public Sector (10th Edition)
    Author: Mikesell, John L. (2018).
    Publisher: Cengage Learning 
    ISBN: 978-1-305-95368-0

    Recommended:
    Title: The Federal Budget: Politics, Policy and Process (3rd Edition)
    Author: Schick, Allen (2007).
    Publisher: Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press
    ISBN: 978-0-8157-7735-9
    Note: Students have free access to this book via the CSUDH library at:

 

2019 Fall 1 (8/26 - 10/20/2019)
Updated: 5/8/2019

  1. PUB 495.51: Foundations of Public Administration
    Prof. G. Ackerman

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  2. PUB 495.52: Administration of Financial Resources
    Prof. I. Coyle

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  3. PUB 495.53: Applied Statistics in Public Administration
    Prof. C. Sneed

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  4. PUB 508.51: Public Human Resource Management
    Prof. Z. Yang

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  5. PUB 512.51: Foundations of Ethical Administration
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Textbooks:
    TBA

2019 Fall 2 (10/28 - 12/22/2019)
Updated: 5/8/2019

  1. PUB 500.51: Environment and Practice of Public Administration
    Prof. R. Sun

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  2. PUB 510.51: Public Budgeting
    Prof. R. Sun

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  3. PUB 570.51: Administration of Health Care Organizations
    Prof. J. Thomas

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  4. PUB 580.51: Nonprofit Leadership and Management
    Prof. K. Williams

    Textbooks:
    1) Renz, David O. (2010). Handbook of Nonprofit Leadership and Management (3rd edition). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN #978-0-470-392508
    2) Rowe, W. Glen, and Conway, Mary. (2013). Introduction to Nonprofit Management: Text and Cases. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications. ISBN #978-1-4129-99236


  5. PUB 592.51: Capstone: Integrative Seminar in Public Administration
    Prof. F. Prager

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  6. CJA 563.51: Administrative Law, Policy, and Analysis
    Prof. T. Byrne

    Textbooks:
    TBA

 * Textbooks are listed from the instructors and subject to change.

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