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Bureaucracy : what government agencies do and why they do it.

Author: James Q Wilson
Publisher: [New York] : Basic Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [23. print af 1989]View all editions and formats
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A leading expert explains what government bureaucracies do and why they behave the way they do.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Q Wilson
ISBN: 0465007848 9780465007844 0465007856 9780465007851
OCLC Number: 476820217
Description: xiv, 433 s
Contents: Organizations * Armies, Prisons, Schools * Organization Matters Operators * Circumstances * Beliefs * Interests * Culture Managers * Constraints * People * Compliance Executives * Turf * Strategies * Innovation Context * Congress * Presidents * Courts * National Differences Change * Problems * Rules * Markets * Bureaucracy and the Public Interest

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"Wilson is a remarkably clear thinker. It is unlikely that anyone in the foreseeable future will master so much research about so many agencies at the government level."--Tom Peters, The Read more...

 
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