discussion 1.docx - I think public administration can be partly separate from politics First of all the foundation of public administration and politics

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I think public administration can be partly separate from politics. First of all, the foundation of public administration and politics should be separate. As Woodrow Wilson’s opinion, administration dichotomy is the center of the government, and it should aim to avoid detours of the government. That makes the government concentrate on dealing with official business instead of other trivial affairs. Politics is a kind of national activity which is about ‘serious and universal items’, on the other hand, administration is a kind of national activity about trivial and individual items. Thus, politics is a special range of activity for politicians, but administration is for technical staffs. In this case, since the foundation between administration and politics is different, in order to increase the working efficiency of the government and enhance the civil government and publicness, it is necessary to separate politics from administration. Moreover, politics should not control administration
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