Bureaucracy : What Government Agencies Do and Why They Do It (Paperback)

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A leading expert explains what government bureaucracies do and why they behave the way they do.


Publisher Perseus Books
Mfg Part# 9780465007851
SKU 30073964
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0465007856
Release Date 4/10/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 8.75H x 6.25L x 1.25T
Author Info
James Q. Wilson
James Q. Wilson has been the James Collins Professor of Management and Public Policy at the University of California, Los Angeles. He has served on numerous national commissions concerned with public policy.
From the Publisher
Editors Note Bureaucracy is the classic study of the way American government agencies work and how they can be made to work better. Examining a wide range of bureaucracies, including the Army, the FBI, the FCC, and the Social Security Administration, James Q. Wilson provides the first comprehensive, in-depth analysis of what government agencies do, why they function as they do, and how they might become more responsible and effective. With a new introduction by the author.
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Book Format Paperback
Edition 0002
Number of Pages 0464
Publisher Basic Books (AZ)
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