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The scientific study of bureaucracy: an overview

  title={The scientific study of bureaucracy: an overview},
  author={Kenneth J. Meier and George A. Krause},
The study of bureaucracy is the analysis of how administrative agencies function as organizations within a governmental system. The study includes interinstitutional relationships with democratic institutions such as chief executives, legislatures, or the judiciary as well as intrainstitu-tional activities concerned with explaining the organizational structure and behavior of administrative agencies. Scientific inquiry pertains to the development of systematic, generalizable explanations and… Expand
  • J. Ricks
  • Economics
  • Journal of East Asian Studies
  • 2018
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