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Bureaucracy and democracy : a political dilemma, by Eva Etzioni-Halevy

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Bureaucracy and democracy : a political dilemma
Title
Bureaucracy and democracy
Title remainder
a political dilemma
Statement of responsibility
by Eva Etzioni-Halevy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Although a powerful, independent bureaucracy poses a threat to democracy, it is indispensable to its proper functioning. This book provides an overview of the complex relationship between bureaucracy and the politics of democracy and is essential reading for students of sociology, political science and public administration. It is designed to guide students through the maze of classical and modern theories on the topic, to give them basic information on the historical developments in this area and the present them with case histories of the actual relationship between bureaucrats and politi
Member of
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Etzioni-Halevy, Eva
Dewey number
306.2
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge library editions. Political science
Series volume
v. 7
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  • Bureaucracy
  • Democracy
Label
Bureaucracy and democracy : a political dilemma, by Eva Etzioni-Halevy
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Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, rev. ed., 1985
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-257) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Front Cover; Bureaucracy and Democracy; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I:Theoretical perspectives; 1. Classical Theories: Marx, Michels, Mosca; 2. Classical Theories: The Weberian framework; 3. Modern theories: pluralism and government overload; 4. Modern theories: the technocratic view; 5. Modern theories: the corporatist view; 6. Modern theories: the Marxist view; 7. Bureaucratic power -- a democratic dilemma; Part II:Empirical perspectives; 8. The development of Western bureaucracy: overview and explanation
  • 9. Recent developments: some apparent counter-trends10. Bureaucratic development and the power of bureaucracy; 11. Bureaucracy and party politics; 12. Bureaucracy and electoral manipulation; 13. Bureaucracy in a double bind -- some case studies; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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ocn842265894
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Extent
1 online resource (xi, 266 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135027308
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unknown
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Taylor & Francis
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not applicable
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842265894
Label
Bureaucracy and democracy : a political dilemma, by Eva Etzioni-Halevy
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, rev. ed., 1985
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-257) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Front Cover; Bureaucracy and Democracy; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I:Theoretical perspectives; 1. Classical Theories: Marx, Michels, Mosca; 2. Classical Theories: The Weberian framework; 3. Modern theories: pluralism and government overload; 4. Modern theories: the technocratic view; 5. Modern theories: the corporatist view; 6. Modern theories: the Marxist view; 7. Bureaucratic power -- a democratic dilemma; Part II:Empirical perspectives; 8. The development of Western bureaucracy: overview and explanation
  • 9. Recent developments: some apparent counter-trends10. Bureaucratic development and the power of bureaucracy; 11. Bureaucracy and party politics; 12. Bureaucracy and electoral manipulation; 13. Bureaucracy in a double bind -- some case studies; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn842265894
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135027308
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842265894

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