Public management: Should it strive to be art, science, or engineering?

Behn, Robert
January 1996
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Jan96, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p91
Academic Journal
Studies the question of what managers of public agencies need to do to increase the ability to produce results. Public management as art, science or engineering; Comparison between the roles of engineers and scientists; Task of management scholars; Components of motivational management; Dissemination of activities of public managers that produce significant results.


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