CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction; 2. Definition of administration; 3. Nature, Scope and Importance of public administration; 4. Methodology; 5. Basic Principles of Public administration; 6. The principles of administration; 7. Administration science and other social sciences; 8. Development administration; 9. Comparative public administration; 10. International public administration; 11. State of public administration in India today; 12. Perspectives on public administration for the 21st century; 13. Administrative reorganization in India: Some strategic issues; 14. New public management: Challenges and issues in an International perspective;
Aim of this book is to describe the character and scope of public administration. What is its theoretical and practical role in the contemporary society? How public administration is related to other social sciences? The meaning, nature and scope of comparative and development administration. It also deals with the concept significance and relevance of the new public administration.