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Bureaucracy
By James Q. Wilson

Bureaucracy

What Government Agencies Do and Why They Do it

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Bureaucracy by James Q. Wilson

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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.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780465007851
ISBN-10: 0465007856
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 135mm x 31mm)
Pages: 464
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 9-Jan-1991
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - James Q. Wilson

James Q. Wilson is James Collins professor of management and public policy at UCLA. Winner of the 1990, James Madison Award of the American Political Science Association, he is also the author of Moral Sense and Moral Judgement.

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