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2021 SESSION #3 (6/28 - 9/19)

Public Management Emphasis (12 week)
 (updated 5/20/2021)

  1. PUB 501.41: 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.

  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-13: 9781285458854.

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

  3. PUB 512.41: 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.). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN 9780470873946.

    2) Menzel, Donald. (2009). Ethics Moments in Government: Cases and Controversies. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. ISBN 9781439806906.

  4. PUB 527.41: Fundamentals of Qualitative Research
    Prof. J. Macy

    Textbook:
    Title: The Practice of Qualitative Research (3rd edition, 2017).
    Author: Hesse-Biber
    Publisher: SAGE Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA.



2021 SESSION #4 (9/27 - 12/19)
Public Management Emphasis (12 week)
(updated 5/20/2021)

  1. PUB 500.41: Environment and Practice of Public Administration
    Prof. Z. Yang

    Textbooks:
    TBA.

  2. PUB 501.42: Public Management
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Textbooks:
    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.


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

    Textbooks:
    TBA.


  4. PUB 508.41: Public Human Resource Management
    Prof. Z. Yang

    Textbooks:
    TBA.


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

    Textbooks:
    TBA.


  6. PUB 524.41: Strategic Management and Planning in Public and Nonprofit Organizations
    Prof. K. Williams

    Textbooks:
    TBA.

  7. PUB 592.41: Capstone: Integrative Seminar in Public Administration
    Prof. F. Prager

    Textbooks:
    TBA.

 

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MPA ON-CAMPUS TEXTBOOKS

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

2021 Summer 2 (6/28 - 8/22/2021)
Updated: 5/10/2021

  1. PUB 502.51: Administrative Theory and Behavior
    Prof. Q. Jin

    Textbooks:

    1) Robbins, S. P. & Judge, T. (2016). Essentials of Organizational Behavior (13th ed.) Pearson (ISBN-13: 978-0133920819)

    2) Shafritz, J. M., Ott, J. S., & Jang, Y. S. (2015). Classics of Organization Theory (8th ed.). Wadsworth (ISBN-13: 978-1285870274)

  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-13: 9781285458854.

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


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

    Textbook:
    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

2021 Fall 1 (8/30 - 10/24/2021)
Updated: 6/15/2021

  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: 978-0-07-337915-9).

    2) Shafritz, J. M., & Hyde, A. C. (2017). Classics of public administration (8th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage (ISBN-13: 978-1-305-63903-4) (note that this edition has 54 chapters/articles).


  2. 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.

  3. 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.). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN 9780470873946.

    2) Menzel, Donald. (2009). Ethics Moments in Government: Cases and Controversies. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. ISBN 9781439806906.


2021 Fall 2 (10/25 - 12/19/2021)
Updated: 6/17/2021

  1. PUB 501.51: 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.


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

    Textbooks:
    TBA

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

    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


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

    Textbooks:
    TBA

  5. PUB 580.51: Nonprofit Leadership and Management
    Dr. Hugo Asencio

    Textbooks:

    1) Renz, David O. (2016). The Jossey-Bass Handbook of Nonprofit Leadership and Management (4th edition). Hoboken, NJ: Jossey-Bass. ISBN # 978-1-118-85296-5.

    2) Rowe, W. Glen, and Conway, Mary. (2013). Introduction to Nonprofit Management: Text and Cases. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications. ISBN #978-1-4129-9923-6.


  6. PUB 592.51: Capstone: Integrative Seminar in Public Administration
    Prof. Z. Yang

    Textbooks:
    TBA

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

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