Public Organization Review

, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp 193–196 | Cite as

Linda J. Bilmes, and W. Scott Gould, eds. (2009). The People Factor: Strengthening America by Investing in Public Service

Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press. 359 pp. Paperback US $ 22.95, ISBN 978-0-8157-0141-5
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceMarshall UniversityHuntingtonUSA

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