A list of books on the emerging trends in public service management
are reviewed. The political, economic and social factors that influence
public administration are discussed. The list includes 'New
Managerialism: Administrative Reform in Whitehall and Canberra' by
S. Zifack, 'Transforming Central Government: The Next Steps
Initiative' by P. Greer and 'Policy Change, Introduction to
its Political Economy and Public Policy' by R. Smith and J.
Raistrick, among others.