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2019 SESSION #4 (9/23 - 12/15/2019)
Public Management Emphasis (12 week)

CSUDH Bookstore

Updated: 8/20/2019

  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:
    1) Rosenbloom, D. H., Kravchuk, R., & Clerkin, R. (2015). Public administration: Understanding management, politics, and law in the public sector (8th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.
    2) Shafritz, J. M., & Hyde, A. C. (2012). Classics of public administration (7th ed.). Boston, MA: Wadsworth. (note that this edition has 59 chapters/articles). 


  3. PUB 501.42: Public Management
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Textbook:
    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


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

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

    Textbook:
    Berman, E.M., Bowman, J.S., West, J.P., and Van Wart, M.R. (2016). Human Resource Management in Public Service: Paradoxes, Processes, and Problems (5th ed.). Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications.


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

    Textbooks:
    Required:
    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:
    http://0-site.ebrary.com.torofind.csudh.edu/lib/csudh/docDetail.action?docID=10193750


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

    Required Textbook:
    Hesse-Biber, S.N. (2017). The practice of qualitative research (3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

    Recommended:
    American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.


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

    Required Textbook:
    Bui, Yvonne N. (2014), How to write a Master’s thesis. SAGE Publications. (ISBN: 978-1-4522-0351-5).

    Optional:
    APA Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition). American Psychological Association. (2010). Washington.
 

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

2019 Fall 1 (8/26 - 10/20/2019)
Updated: 7/26/2019

  1. PUB 495.51: 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). ISBN: 9780205855896.
    2) Stillman II, R.J. (2010). Public Administration: Concepts and Cases. (9th Edition). ISBN: 978-0618993017.


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

    Textbook:
    Menifield, Charles. The Basics of Public Budgeting and Financial Management – A Handbook for Academics and Practitioners. 3rd edition. 2017. ISBN: 978-0761869757

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

    Textbook:
    Healey Joseph F. Statistics: A Tool for Social Research, 10th Ed. ISBN13: 978128545885  

    Optional: 
    Aplia™ 1 term Instant Access for Healey's Statistic: A Tool for Social Research  
    https://cengage.com/c/statistics-a-tool-for-social-research-10e-healey/9781285770734


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

    Textbook:
    Berman, E.M., Bowman, J.S., West, J.P., and Van Wart, M.R. (2016). Human Resource Management in Public Service: Paradoxes, Processes, and Problems (5th ed.). Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications.


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

    Textbooks:
    1) Cooper, Terry. (2012). The Responsible Administrator: An Approach to Ethics for the Administrative Role (6th ed.). Jossey-Bass. ISBN 9780470873946.
    2) Menzel, Donald. (2009). Ethics Moments in Government: Cases and Controversies. CRC Press. ISBN 9781439806906.​

2019 Fall 2 (10/28 - 12/22/2019)
Updated: 8/19/2019

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

    Textbooks:
    1) Rosenbloom, D. H., Kravchuk, R., & Clerkin, R. (2015). Public administration: Understanding management, politics, and law in the public sector (8th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill (ISBN-13: 978-0073379159).

    2) Shafritz, J. M., & Hyde, A. C. (2017). Classics of public administration (8th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning (ISBN-13: 978-1305639034) (note that this edition has 54 chapters/articles).

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

    Textbooks:
    Required:
    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:
     http://0-site.ebrary.com.torofind.csudh.edu/lib/csudh/docDetail.action?docID=10193750


  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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