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Policy without politicians : bureaucratic influence in comparative perspective / Edward C. Page.

Author/Creator:
Page, Edward.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (205 p.)
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Independent regulatory commissions.
Executive orders.
Executive departments.
Separation of powers.
Administrative agencies.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
A comparative study of the everday policy-making role of bureaucrats in six jurisdictions: France, US, Germany, Sweden the EU, and the UK. It takes as its central focus the decrees and regulations that account for a large proportion of government activity and explores the role of civil servants in their production.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; 1. Silence, Conflict, and Bureaucratic Power; 2. France: A Cross-Pressured Bureaucracy; 3. Britain: Bureaucrats and Imaginary Ministers; 4. Germany: Administration and Politics Revisited; 5. Sweden: Political Direction and Decree-Making; 6. Political Leadership in US Bureaucracy; 7. Regulated Bureaucratic Politics in the European Union; 8. Bureaucrats, Politicians, Choice, and Motivation; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; U; W
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-19-162830-1
1-283-63956-4
OCLC:
922971381