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PSM 500 Terrorism, Weapons of Mass Destruction

Weapons of Mass Destruction and Terrorism (Paperback) by Russell D. Howard (Author), James J. F. Forest (Author)

PSM 501 Legal, Administrative Law for Fire, Homeland Security, and Emergency Management

Administrative Law: Bureaucracy in a Democracy, 6/E by Daniel Hall, ISBN-139780133493870

PSM 502 Emergency Management

Introduction to Emergency Management, 5th ed., by Haddow, G.D., Bullock, J.A., Coppola D.P Elsevier Publishing, Burlington MA

PSM 503 Public Policy/Ethics

An Introduction to the Policy Process: Theories, Concepts, and Models of Policymaking, 2nd Edition by Thomas A. Birkland

Ethics and Politics: Cases and Comments (Paperback) by Amy Gutmann (Author), Dennis F. Thompson (Author)

The SPEED of Trust: The One Thing that Changes Everything by Stephen M.R. Covey

The Politics Of The Administrative Process by Donald F. Kettl, James W. Fesler

PSM 504 Fiscal Management

International City Managers Association (2004).  Management policies in local government finance.  Washington, DC: Aronson, J & Schwartz, E. (Eds.).

PSM 505 Executive Leadership

The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, Workbook by John C. Maxwell (Paperback - Oct 8, 2002)

Leading Change by John P. Kotter (Hardcover - Jan 15, 1996)

The Fifth Discipline: The Art & Practice of The Learning Organization by Peter M. Senge (Paperback - Mar 21, 2006)

Executive Leadership, 5th Edition EL-Course Reader by FEMA, National Fire Academy

PSM 506 Disaster Preparedness and Crisis Management

Collins, L.  Disaster Management & Preparedness, Richmond, USA. ISBN #9781566705240

PSM 507 Public Management

Hughes, Owen E. Public Management & Administration, 3rd ed. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press, 2003.  ISBN # 0-333-96188-9

Denardt, Janet V. and Denhardt, Robert B.  The New Public Service: Serving, not Steering.  Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2003.  ISBN # 0-7656-0846-4

Bowman, James S., West, Jonathan P., Beck, Marcia A.  Achieving Competencies in Public Service: The Professional Edge, Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2004.  ISBN # 0-7656-2348-5

PSM 508 Critical Issues in Homeland Security

Introduction to Homeland Security. Bullock, Jane A. & Haddow, George D. ISBN: 0750679921. Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann publications, Burlington, MA 01803

PSM 509  Strategic Planning

Bryson, J., (2011). Strategic planning for public and nonprofit organizations. (4th  ed.). San Francisco: Josey-Bass. ISBN 978-1-118-05053-8 

Bryson, J. & Alston, F. (2011) Creating your strategic plan. (3rd ed.). San Francisco: Josey-Bass. ISBN 978-0-470-40535-2

PSM 510 Dispute Resolution/Negotiation/Mediation

Kearney, Richard C., Labor Relations in the Public Sector, 3rd ed., New York NY, Marcel Dekker, Inc.  ISBN # 0-8247-70617

Nolan-Henry, Jacqueline M., Alternative Dispute Resolution in a Nutshell (paperback), 2nd ed., St. Paul MN, West Publishing Co.  ISBN #0-3142-38883

Reeves, T. Zane, Cases in Public Human Resources Management  (paperback), 2nd ed., Belmont CA, Wadsworth Publishing,  ISBN 0-5346-02401

PSM 511 Critical Thinking

Required: Vaughn, Lewis (2010). The Power of Critical Thinking. 5th ed. (New York: Oxford U. Press

Kirschenbaum, Alan Chaos Organization and Disaster Management (Public Administration and Public Policy) (New York: Marshall Dekker, Inc., 2004)