Administrative Thought

Administrative Thought


Dr. Gugulothu Srinu

x, 300 p. 2019

Includes bibliographical references and index

ISBN-13/ EAN: 9789350180297(Hardbound)

ISBN-10: 93-5018-029-4 (Hardbound) INR 1595.00

LC Subject heading

1. Public administration–Philosophy.

2. Political science–Philosophy.

Bisac Subject: POL017000 /POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Affairs & Administration

About the Book:

This book has been written and edited by me to meet the growing requirements of the public administration. This book is a sincere attempt to place before the students, scholars, and practitioners of public administration as well as other competitive examinations aspirants too. Comprehensive values which will enable them to acquire a complete and detailed understanding of the administrative theories, each chapter has followed its own peculiarity, and incorporate many of the learning aids mainly with Indian administrative point of view. This book is an outcome of collection of various notes and papers, which representing theoretical as well as real situations existing in the various part of the world. It has been my endeavor to present recent trends, issue based examples, in the field of organizational theories. This book provides an account of the ideas and contributions of different thinkers and different chapters to the discipline.

About the Author:

Dr. Gugulothu Srinu, he has been working as Assistant Professor at Department of Public Administration and Policy Studies, Central University of Kerala, Periye, Kasaragod, Kerala, India. He had done his Master of Arts in Public Administration subject from Department of Public Administration, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana India. He has awarded Doctorate on “Technology and Changing Nature of Administration” from Department of Public Administration, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana, India in 2014. He was selected for the prestigious Post-Doctoral Fellowship Award by University Grant Commission for the year of 2014-15.  And he was also awarded National Fellowship from University Grant Commission during his doctoral research. He has published number of articles in National and International journals and presented papers in National and International conferences.


Preface — Introduction — Kautilya — Woodrow Wilson — Henry Fayol — Luther Gulick — Lyndall Urwick — Max Weber — F.W. Taylor — M. P. Follett — Elton Mayo — Chester Irwing Barnard — Herbert A Simon — Chris Argyris — Motivation Theories — Abraham Maslow — Duoglas McGregor — Frederick Herzberg — Rensis Likert — Dwight B. Waldo — Karl Marx — Public Choice Approach (Vincent Ostrom) — New Public Management — E-Approach — Humanistic Approach —

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