From Organizational Values to Organizational Roles: Examining Representative Bureaucracy in State Administration

Brudney, Jeffrey L.; Hebert, F. Ted; Wright, Deil S.
July 2000
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Jul2000, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p491
Academic Journal
Focuses on the lack of representation among nonwhites and women in state administration in the United States, as of July 2000. Differences between passive and active representation; Development of a model of representative bureaucracy, and testing of the model in a sample of state agency directors; Findings which suggest that on certain issues and behaviors, race and gender can manifest direct effects.


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