Doing Democratic Public Administration

Winter 2014 quarter

Taught by

political science, public administration, women's studies
Steven Laubacher
non-profit administration, public administration, organizational behavior & organizational development
Gregory Weeks
Throughout the 1st year Core we explore the fundamentals of administering for the public good in a globalized world. In Winter quarter, we explore what it takes to administer for the public good in a democracy.  Our focus is on doing administration (management, organizational theory, etc.) with an emphasis on democracy, democratic processes and the roles and relationships of administrators and citizens in the complex web of democracy.

Program Details

Location and Schedule

Campus location



Offered during: Evening

Advertised schedule: 6-10p Thurs, 9a-5p Sat (March 15)


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Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning: Access to web-based tools required, but use of these tools does not displace any face-to-face instruction.

Registration Information

Credits: 6 (Winter)

Class standing: Graduate

Maximum enrollment: 60


Course Reference Number

(6 GR credits): 20306

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