By Brian J. Cook
In this re-creation of his provocative booklet Bureaucracy and Self-Government, Brian J. cook dinner reconsiders his thesis in regards to the inescapable rigidity among the correct of self-government and the truth of administratively established governance. Revisiting his historic exploration of competing conceptions of politics, executive, and public management, prepare dinner bargains a singular frame of mind constitutionally approximately public management that transcends debates approximately "big government."
Cook enriches his historic research with new scholarship and extends that evaluation to the current, taking account of vital advancements because the mid-1990s. each one bankruptcy has been up to date, and new chapters sharpen Cook’s argument for spotting a constitutive measurement in normative theorizing approximately public management. the second one version additionally contains studies of Jeffersonian affects on administrative idea and perform and Jacksonian advancements in nationwide administrative buildings and capabilities, a glance on the administrative theorizing that presaged innovative reforms in civil provider, and perception into the confounding complexities that signify public pondering management in a postmodern political order.
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Bureaucracy and Self-Government, second edition (Interpreting American Politics) by Brian J. Cook