Methods and goals in public management

papers of the ASPA management institute conducted at the University of Georgia, February 25-March 1, 1957. by American Society for Public Administration.

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StatementEdited by Don L. Bowen and Robert B. Highsaw.
ContributionsBowen, Don L., editor., Highsaw, Robert Baker, 1917- editor.
LC ClassificationsJS437 .A55
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 114 l.
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5841669M
LC Control Number61063370

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