ISBN-10:
0765609592
ISBN-13:
9780765609595
Pub. Date:
10/31/2002
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Leadership of Public Bureaucracies: The Administrator as Conservator / Edition 2

Leadership of Public Bureaucracies: The Administrator as Conservator / Edition 2

by Larry D. Terry

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ISBN-13: 9780765609595
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/31/2002
Edition description: 2ND
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Forewordix
Preface to First Editionxiii
Preface to Second Editionxix
1.Bureaucratic Leadership in a Democratic Republic3
The Neglect of Bureaucratic Leadership4
Leadership in Administration16
The Concept of Administrative Conservatorship24
2.A Model of Administrative Conservatorship33
Growth as a Secure Social Value33
The Anticonservative Bias of Public Administration and Organization Theory35
The Heroic Conception of Leadership39
The Preservation of Institutional Integrity43
The Continuum of Leadership Roles and the Preservation of Institutional Integrity58
The Functions of Administrative Conservatorship62
3.Conserving Mission67
The Authority of Public Bureaucracies72
Preserving Executive Authority76
Preserving Nonexecutive Authority94
Summary104
4.Conserving Values107
A Viable Executive Cadre108
Summary131
5.Conserving Support135
Conserving External Support135
The Binding of Parochial Group Egotism151
Summary155
6.The Administrator as Conservator159
The Janus-Faced Nature of Conservatorship160
The Leadership of Public Bureaucracies168
Bibliography171
Index187

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