Revisiting Waldo's Administrative State: Constancy and Change in Public Administration

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Revisiting Waldo's Administrative State: Constancy and Change in Public Administration - Rosenbloom, David H (Editor), and McCurdy, Howard E, Professor (Editor)

The prevailing notion that the best government is achieved through principles of management and business practices is hardly new -- it echoes the early twentieth-century "gospel of efficiency" challenged by Dwight Waldo in 1948 in his pathbreaking book, "The Administrative State." Asking, "Efficiency for what?," Waldo warned that public ...

Revisiting Waldo's Administrative State: Constancy and Change in Public Administration 2006, Georgetown University Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781589010925

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