Public Law and Public Administration / Edition 2

Public Law and Public Administration / Edition 2

by Phillip J. Cooper
     
 

Prepare for your career in government service with PUBLIC LAW AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION! With the increasingly significant role of contracting out in public administration, this book is a must read for anyone who plans to enter the field of government service or public administration. Based on the premise that there is a complex, ongoing interaction between law and… See more details below

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Prepare for your career in government service with PUBLIC LAW AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION! With the increasingly significant role of contracting out in public administration, this book is a must read for anyone who plans to enter the field of government service or public administration. Based on the premise that there is a complex, ongoing interaction between law and administration in the United States, this readable political science text proposes that administrative law problems are not only legal but also administrative and political.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780137375943
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
10/28/1987
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
512

Table of Contents

Part I: FOUNDATIONS OF ADMINISTRATIVE JUSTICE. 1. Introduction: Defining the Field. 2. The Law in Books: An Orientation to Legal Research. 3. The Law in Action. 4. A History of Law and Administration. Part II: THE FORMAL ADMINISTRATIVE PROCESS. 5. Agency Rulemaking. 6. Administrative Adjudications. 7. Judicial Review. Part III: LAW, POLITICS, AND ADMINISTRATION. 8. Informal Process: "The Lifeblood of the Administrative Process." 9. Administrative Discretion: Uses, Abuses, Controversies, and Remedies. 10. Politics and Regulatory Agencies: Law and Politics in Administration. 11. Acquisition, Use, and Dissemination of Information: A System of Information Policy. 12. The Law and Public Employees. 13. Administrative Responsibility. 14. Law and Administration for the Twenty-First Century. Appendix 1: Mathews v. Eldridge: The Anatomy of an Administrative Law Case. Appendix 2: EPA and the Mandate for Environmental Justice: The Battle Over a New Kind of Regulation. Appendix 3: The Administrative Procedure Act. Appendix 4: Executive Orders 12866, 12291, and 12498. Appendix 5: Selected Readings on Law and Administration. Case List. Index.

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