USC Upstate librarians have created several Library Guides to help educate you about plagiarism and how to avoid it, and how to properly cite the work of others in your papers and projects. Please visit the links below to learn more about how to properly cite and credit your work.
Public administration is the implementation of government policy, as well as an academic discipline studying this implementation and preparing students to be capable civil servants in their communities. A primary objective of public administration is to work towards a better-functioning government, creating policies that serve the everyday needs of citizens. Public administration is multi-disciplinary in nature, and one view of the discipline divides the field into six sub-fields of focus: human resources, organizational theory, policy analysis, statistics, budgeting, and ethics.