CASES IN PUBLIC HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT is a collection of 30 actual case studies (with only names changed) with an emphasis on the social and ethical concerns of public managers as well as the impact of 9/11 on the field.
A supplementary text for a standard course in public sector personnel management or related subjects. Reeves (U. of New Mexico) has assembled 30 actual cases from personnel management, employment relations, and human resources management. Each case is followed by discussion questions that he recommends students address as small groups. He includes no index or bibliography. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)