Transforming American Governance: Rebooting the Public Square, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0765627728
  • ISBN-13: 9780765627728
  • DDC: 351.73
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 371 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released January 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
About the Academy.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
1: American Governance 3.0: Issues and Prospects.
2: Administration in the Coming Public Era.
3: Crises, Governance, and the Administrative State in a Post-Neoliberal World.
4: Challenges for a 21st-Century Government.
5: Experts and the Fiscal Challenge: Strategies of Influence.
6: Improving Collaboration by Federal Agencies.
7: Governance Implications of the Bush Administration’s War on Terror.
8: Whither American Federalism?.
9: Effective Governance: Withering Without Federalism.
10: Collaborative Regional Networked Systems.
11: Will New State Government Management Models Emerge from the Economic Crisis?.
12: Turning Citizen “Enragement” into Citizen Engagement: Managing Expectations with Web 2.0 and Social Media.
13: A New Kind of Public Square for Urban America.
14: How Will Government Respond?.
15: The Horizon Problem in Public Administration: Shifting from Crisis du Jour to Deliberate Management.
16: Design Lessons for Smart Governance Infrastructure.
17: Creating and Sustaining Change.
18: Is the Force Already with Us?.
19: Reforms Needed to Meet Future Challenges.
20: American Governance: The Role of the White House Staff.
21: Obama’s Stealth Revolution: Quietly Reshaping the Way Government Works.
22: What Does the Future Hold?.
23: Government at the Edge.
24: The Millennial Generation.
25: Leadership-Purpose Chain in Governmental Organizations.
26: The Evolution of Collaboration.
About the Editors and Contributors.