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Making bureaucracies work / edited by Carol H. Weiss and Allen H. Barton.

; Barton, Allen H., 1924-
Beverly Hills : Sage Publications, [1980] .
ISBN 0803914148, 080391413X

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Other Authors Barton, Allen H., 1924-
Weiss, Carol H.
Subjects Administrative agencies -- United States.
Administrative agencies.
Bureaucracy -- United States.
Bureaucratie -- États-Unis.
Burocracia -- EE. UU. -- Discursos, ensayos, conferencias.
EE. UU. -- Política y gobierno -- Discursos, ensayos conferencias.
États-Unis -- Administration.
États-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement.
Politics and government
United States -- Politics and government.
United States.
Series Sage focus editions ; 22.
Description 309 pages : graphs ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Efforts at bureaucratic reform: what have we learned? / Carol H. Weiss -- 2. A diagnosis of bureaucratic maladies / Allen H. Barton -- 3. Public opinion and public regard for the Federal government / Tom W. Smith and D. Garth Taylor with Nancy A. Mathiowetz -- 4. Changes in congressional oversight / Joel D. Aberbach -- 5. The courts as monitors of the bureaucracy / Donald L. Horowitz -- 6. Bureaucratic autonomy with the public interest / Francis E. Rourke -- 7. Decentralization of government agencies / Robert K. Yin -- 8. Solving problems of bureaucracy / David K. Cohen and Charles E. Lindblom -- 9. Think tanks: a new idea in government / Yehezhel Dror -- 10. Civil service reform as a remedy for bureaucratic ills / Alan K. Campbell -- 11. Competition among government bureaus / William A. Niskanen -- 12. The working bureaucrat and the nonworking bureaucracy / Stephan Michelson -- 13. Limiting governmental expenditure by constitutional amendment / Aaron Wildavsky -- 14. Government and the economy: collective inefficiencies / William C. Mitchell -- 15. Process and outcome in regulatory decision-making / Giandomenico Majone -- 16. Problems and procedures in the regulation of technological risk / Dorothy Nelkin and Michael Pollak -- 17. The political economy of American Bureaucracy / Susan S. Fainstein and Norman I. Fainstein.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6144055
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