Legitimacy in Public Administration: A Discourse Analysis / Edition 1

Legitimacy in Public Administration: A Discourse Analysis / Edition 1

by O . C. McSwite
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761902740

ISBN-13: 9780761902744

Pub. Date: 07/02/1997

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This volume faces the challenge of the 21st century in this masterly analysis of the legitimate options open to public administration in a democratic society. Against a background of globalization of markets, increased prejudice, and racial and ethnic violence, the author demonstrates the centrality of administrative legitimacy to a 21st century that is an

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This volume faces the challenge of the 21st century in this masterly analysis of the legitimate options open to public administration in a democratic society. Against a background of globalization of markets, increased prejudice, and racial and ethnic violence, the author demonstrates the centrality of administrative legitimacy to a 21st century that is an improvement over the 20th.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761902744
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/02/1997
Series:
Rethinking Public Administration Series, #4
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.73(d)

Table of Contents

The Legitimacy Issue and Academic Discourse
The Framing of the Issue
The Political Background of the Issue
The Misfounding of the Field
A Selected Intellectual History of the Field I
The Founding through Simon's Modernism
A Selected Intellectual History of the Field II
From Minnowbrook to the Present
Beyond Reason

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