In Praise of Bureaucracy: Weber - Organization - Ethics download free [PDF and Ebook] by Paul Du Gay

In Praise of Bureaucracy: Weber - Organization - Ethics download free [PDF and Ebook] by Paul Du Gay year 2000
  • Book name: In Praise of Bureaucracy: Weber - Organization - Ethics
  • Author: Paul Du Gay
  • Release date: 2000/4/26
  • Publisher: SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9780761955047
  • Rating: 9.3 of 10
  • Votes: 134
  • Review by: Anya Lunsford
  • Review rating: 8.14 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/17
  • Total pages: 176
  • Includes a PDF summary of 18 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In this provocative study, Paul du Gay makes a compelling case for the continuing importance of bureaucracy. Taking inspiration from the work of Max Weber, du Gay launches a staunch defence of `the bureaucratic ethos' and highlights its continuing relevance to the achievement of social order and good government in liberal democratic societies.Through a comprehensive engagement with both historical and contemporary critiques of bureaucracy and a careful examination of the policies of organizational change within the public services today, du Gay develops a major reappraisal of the so-called `traditional' ethic of office. In doing so he highlights the ways in which many of the key features of bureaucratic conduct that came into existence a century ago still remain essential to the provision of responsible democratic government.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 9H55M28S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Public Administration, Ethics & Moral Philosophy, Organizational Theory & Behaviour, Constitution: Government & The State, Social Theory, Institutions & Learned Societies: General
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 46.25 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x9.4mm
  • Weight: 300g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Thousand Oaks, United States
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