ISBN-10:
0813398096
ISBN-13:
9780813398099
Pub. Date:
01/01/2001
Publisher:
Westview Press
Democracy, Bureaucracy, And The Study Of Administration / Edition 1

Democracy, Bureaucracy, And The Study Of Administration / Edition 1

by Camilla Stivers
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ISBN-13: 9780813398099
Publisher: Westview Press
Publication date: 01/01/2001
Series: ASPA Classics Series
Edition description: REV
Pages: 535
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.40(d)
Lexile: 1430L (what's this?)

About the Author

Camilla Stivers is Albert A. Levin Professor of Urban Studies and Public Service at Cleveland State University.

Table of Contents

List of Tablesx
Introductionxi
Part 1Politics and Administration1
1Political Ends and Administrative Means, (1943)4
2The American Bureaucrat: A History of a Sheep in Wolves' Clothing, (1987)14
Part 2The Study of Administration33
3The Proverbs of Administration, (1946)38
4The Science of Public Administration: Three Problems, (1947)60
5Public Administration and Business Management, (1957)77
6Stories Managers Tell: Why They Are as Valid as Science, (1991)87
7Grout: Alternative Kinds of Knowledge and Why They Are Ignored, (1993)110
8Public Management: Should It Strive to be Art, Science, or Engineering? (1996)123
Part 3Responsibility, Accountability, Responsiveness159
9Gauging Administrative Responsibility, (1959)163
10Accountability in the Public Sector: Lessons from the Challenger Tragedy, (1987)182
11Responsiveness and Neutral Competence in American Bureaucracy, (1992)205
12The Listening Bureaucrat: Responsiveness in Public Administration, (1994)222
Part 4Citizens and the Administrative State235
13Maximum Feasible Manipulation, (1973)239
14Citizenship and Professionalism in Public Administration, (1984)266
15Citizenship and Service Delivery: The Promise of Coproduction, (1984)280
16The Question of Participation: Toward Authentic Public Participation in Public Administration, (1998)301
Part 5Professionalism in Public Administration325
17The Mind of the Career Man, (1960)328
18Professionalism and Bureaucratic Responsiveness: Conflict or Compatibility? (1988)337
19Public Administration and the Paradox of Professionalization, (1990)355
Part 6Bureaucracy393
20The Dialectical Organization: An Alternative to Bureaucracy, (1969)396
21The Coming Death of Administrative Man, (1976)413
22A Bureaucratic-Centered Image of Governance: The Founders' Thought in Modern Perspective, (1993)424
Part 7Leadership451
23Authority in Organizations, (1960)454
24The Existentialist Executive, (1970)464
25The Management of Social Transformation, (1981)476
26Leadership: Arranging the Chairs--Reflections on the Lessons of Neely Gardner, (1992)498
Editor's References506
About the Editor507
Index509

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