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Bureaucratic elites in western European states

Author: Edward Page; Vincent Wright
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
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"Bureaucratic Elites in Western European States provides information about the structures and composition of the higher civil service and its position in the political structure through a comparative analysis of Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Belgium, the Netherlands, Austria, Greece, Denmark, and Sweden. The book explores how higher civil service has developed in the light of the massive changes in  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Page; Vincent Wright
ISBN: 0198294476 9780198294474 0198294468 9780198294467
OCLC Number: 41628236
Description: xi, 286 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Description of the Greek higher civil service / Dimitri A. Sotiropoulos --
Spain: still the primacy of corporatism? / Ignacio Molina Alvarez de Cienfuegos --
Italy's senior civil service: an ossified world / Sabino Cassese --
The senior civil service in France / Luc Rouban --
Senior officials in Austria / Barbara Liegl and Wolfgang C. Müller --
The senior civil service in Belgium / Marleen Brans and Annie Hondeghen --
Senior officials in the German federal administration: institutional change and positional differentiation / Klaus H. Goetz --
The British senior civil service / Charlotte Dargie and Rachel Locke --
The senior civil service in the Netherlands: a quest for unity / Frits M. van der Meer and Jos C.N. Raadschelders --
Senior officials in the Danish central administration: from bureaucrats to policy professionals and managers / Hanne Nexø Jensen and Tim Knudsen --
The welfare state managers: senior civil servants in Sweden / Jon Pierre and Peter Ehn --
Conclusion: senior officials in Western Europe / Edward C. Page and Vincent Wright.
Responsibility: edited by Edward C. Page and Vincent Wright.

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A comparative study of the senior civil service in Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Belgium, the Netherlands, Austria, Greece, Denmark and Sweden. The book provides valuable information about  Read more...
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