Public administration is both an academic discipline and a profession. The process of public administration consists of the actions involved in effecting the intent or desire of a government. Public administration is also the formal procedural and organizational arrangements under which public employees serve a government by implementing and advising policy and managing resources.
This research guide presents recommended resources for UDC's Public Administration program.
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The following UDC Library research guides are related to public administration and may provide additional useful information.
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If you want to browse the stacks for books related to adult education, you can find titles related to this topic in the call number sections below. If you need assistance finding a topic or a specific title, just ask a reference librarian for help.
HJ - Public Finance
JF-JQ - Political Institutions and Public Administration
JS - Local Government, Municipal Government