Bureaucracy: What Government Agencies Do and Why They Do It / Edition 1

Bureaucracy: What Government Agencies Do and Why They Do It / Edition 1

by James Wilson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0465007856

ISBN-13: 9780465007851

Pub. Date: 01/29/1991

Publisher: Basic Books


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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465007851
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
01/29/1991
Series:
Basic Books Classics Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
431,996
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)
Lexile:
1460L (what's this?)

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