chapter 13 BUREAUCRACY - Reflects societal values...

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BUREAUCRACY Sometimes referred to as 4 th branch of government A massive system One in 10 workers (federal, state, local) A wide range of services Vital to maintaining American quality of life Growing (citizens demand more) What is Bureaucracy? A model of organization: Usually has hierarchy, division of labor, specialization
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Unformatted text preview: Reflects societal values Efficiency Accountability Executive control Representativeness Neutral Competence Equity Bureaucratic Selection Patronage: who you know Merit: what you know POWERS OF BUREAUCRACY Expertise Longevity Clientele linkages Discretionary authority Enforcement...
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This note was uploaded on 09/13/2011 for the course PHY 101 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '11 term at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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