The Politics of Bureaucracy

Synopsis

Routledge is proud to publish the fifth edition of this comprehensive, comparative exploration of the political and policy-making roles of public bureaucracies in nations around the world. Written by a leading authority in the field, it offers an extensive, well documented, comparative analysis stressing the effects of politics and organised interests on bureaucracy. New to the fifth edition: * a new chapter on administrative reform * more material on administration in developing countries * more coverage of the European Union and more discussion of international bureaucracies * revision and up-dating to take into account the wealth of new literature that has emerged in recent years.

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 2001
Edition:
  • 5th