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The roots of American bureaucracy, 1830-1900 / William E. Nelson.

Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1982.
ISBN 9780674779457, 0674779452

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Subjects Bureaucracy -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Constitutional history -- United States.
Constitutional history.
Politics and government
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
United States.
Description 208 pages ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Origins of Authority -- The Emergence of the Majoritarian Authority Structure -- The Antislavery Movement and Moralistic Objections to Majoritarian Democracy -- The Triumph and Failure of Antislavery and the Transformation of Federalism -- The Quest for a Scientific Morality -- Building Bureaucratic Authority Structures -- Conclusion: The Unresolved Tensions.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8431616
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Nelson, William Edward, 1940-
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