All Atlas Resources

… information About the Atlas of Public Management

Comprehensive listing of databases, mapping, analysis, methodology, and other material on the Atlas


(primary databases are in bold)

Advice Database

Best Practice Websites Database

Cases Database

Career Advice Database

Competencies Database

Concepts Database

Core Curriculum Database

Courses Database

Country Performance Indices Database

Online Glossaries Database

Open Courseware Database

Programs Database

Public Financial Management Training Database

Think Tanks and Commentators Database

Topics Database

Curricular Analysis

Comparing Course Workload – Economic Analysis

Comparing Course Workload – Quantitative Methods

Comparisons with International Affairs Programs

Credit and Course Equivalencies

Curriculum Comparison Tables

MPP/MPA Core Competencies

MPP/MPA Core Learning Outcomes

MPP/MPA Curricular Types

Noteworthy Practices

Patterns in Specialization

Program Rankings by Attribute

PA and IA Degrees offered by Times Higher Ed Top Fifty Universities


Associating Concepts with Topics, Subjects, and Courses

Atlas Course Syllabus – Definition

Atlas Framework for Curricular Analysis

Atlas Presentations

Best Practices Project

Defining Core

Normed Topic Model

Open Access and Attribution on the Atlas

Papers and Monographs

PEACO Algorithm

Subjects in Public Management

Using the Atlas

What is Public Management?

What’s New on the Atlas

Mapping by Public Management Subject

Mapping Canada-OECD Interaction by Public Management Subject

Mapping Competencies by Public Management Subject

Mapping CSPS Courses by Public Management Subject

Mapping CSPS Publications by Public Management Subject

Mapping MOOCs by Public Management Subject

Mapping OECD Work by Public Management Subject

Mapping Open Access Publications by Public Management Subject

Mapping Open Access Syllabi by Public Management Subject

Mapping Open Courseware Tests by Public Management Subject

Mapping Research in Public Management by Subject

Atlas Resource Pages

Aucoin, Jarvis, and Turnbull’s Reforms

Beyond Policy Analysis – Book Highlights

Comparing the Atlas with CliffsNotes

Concepts for Case Competitions

Concepts from First-year Courses most relevant to Internship

Concepts from Leadership and Communication most relevant to Implementation and Delivery

Context for Indigenous Governance in Canada

Craft and Prince’s Two Models of Policy Advising

Discussion Group Resources

Distinctions between Race, Ethnicity, Nationality, and Culture

Eidelman’s Machinery of Government Maps

Getting Oriented

Glossary from Pal’s Beyond Policy Analysis

Glossary from Pal’s Beyond Policy Analysis – Chapter by Chapter

Government Electronic Directory Service (GEDS)

Heath’s Critique of the Democracy Deficit in Canada

INAC’s Resources to Support Governance

Indigenous Peoples – A Guide to Terminology

Is Race “Real”? – A Social Science Research Council Web Forum

Khilola & Friends Must Reads

Khilola’s Review of Dealing with China

Khilola’s Review of Rudd Report

Loat and MacMillan’s Reforms

OECD Advice on Global Context

OECD Advice on Implementation and Delivery

OECD Advice on Modernizing Government

OECD Advice on Socioeconomic Context

Paul Thomas on Political Staff and Communications

Policy Profession – UK Civil Service Skills and Knowledge Framework 2013

Political Correctness, Populism, and Freedom of Speech

Sex and Gender Terms

The World Needs Inclusion Not Exclusion

Thomas’s Ten Thoughts on Electoral Reform


The Atlas Blog

Using the Atlas

Page created by: Ian Clark, last modified 17 February 2020.

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