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administrative process and democratic theory

Louis C. Gawthrop

administrative process and democratic theory

by Louis C. Gawthrop

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Program budgeting -- United States,
    • Public administration,
    • United States -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[compiled by] Louis C. Gawthrop.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK421 .G35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 446 p.
      Number of Pages446
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5700744M
      LC Control Number70122910

      The tension between democracy and bureaucracy has bedeviled public administration. However one defines democracy, its core demand for responsiveness (to higher political authorities, the public, client groups, or whatever presumed agent of democratic rule) does not neatly square with notions of effective organization of the policy process. The book also contains fresh and updated politico-administrative programs with issues cropping out like mushrooms in the forest. Citations of the functions of concerned government agencies, including the roles of top bureaucrats in the administration of public services, and the presentation of pertinent tables and graphs make this book vibrant.

        "Politics of the Administrative Process is a text that is an asset for students and instructors alike. For the student, Donald Kettl provides both the theory and practice of public administration by embedding the processes of the field in the context of our democratic : SAGE Publications. Henri Fayol's "14 Principles of Management" have been a significant influence on modern management theory. His practical list of principles helped early 20th century managers learn how to organize and interact with their employees in a productive way.

      Introduction. Democratic theory is an established subfield of political theory that is primarily concerned with examining the definition and meaning of the concept of democracy, as well as the moral foundations, obligations, challenges, and overall desirability of democratic governance. Donald F. Kettl understands that the push and pull of political forces in a democracy make the functions of bureaucracy contentious, but no less crucial. Politics of the Administrative Process gives students a realistic, relevant, and well-researched view of the field while remaining reader-friendly with engaging vignettes and rich examples.


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