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Politicians and public services

Kate Jenkins

Politicians and public services

implementing change in a clash of cultures

by Kate Jenkins

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human services -- Government policy -- Great Britain,
  • Human services -- Great Britain -- Management

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-262) and index.

    StatementKate Jenkins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV248 .J465 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 273 p. ;
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22507554M
    ISBN 101847201423
    ISBN 109781847201423
    LC Control Number2008926572

    Keywords: politics-administration, dichotomy, policy-administration dichotomy, complementarity model. JEL: H Introduction One of the most important theoretical constructs in public administration is the politics-administration dichotomy. For more than a century, the politics-. In the public sector, ethics addresses the fundamental premise of a public administrator's duty as a "steward" to the public. In other words, it is the moral justification and consideration for decisions and actions made during the completion of daily duties when working to provide the general services of government and nonprofit organizations.

    and their relationship to the uniformed public services. The unit will explain how government policies are developed, giving an understanding of the legislative processes and the effects that these policies can have upon the uniformed public services. It will also investigate the external factors which can influence government policy.   Myth: Politicians are public servants Reality: Public is the servant of politicians. The myth of serving people is created because most people are too ignorant to understand the reality. The fact is that you are electing a government to rule the c.

    including societal actors in service delivery the bureaucracy enhances its capacity to act and to ‘do more for less’, as the Gore Report put it. Finally, the society-centered perspective on the public administration portrays the public bureaucracy as a potential target for group political pressure. The public adminis-. The Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service at the McCourt School is a new center in our nation’s capital bringing students and public servants together to figure out how. With D.C. at our fingertips, we bring some of the top names from politics, government, and media to campus. But not for lectures. You get enough of those in class.


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