The venues of influence: A new theory of political control of the bureaucracy

Waterman, Richard W.; Rouse, Amelia; Wright, Robert
January 1998
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Jan98, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p13
Academic Journal
Looks at how federal and state-level bureaucrats in the United States perceive the influence of a variety of political principals from inside and outside of government. Analysis of the revolution of scholarly perceptions of bureaucratic politics; Motives of bureaucratic agents in relation to the principal; Similarities in agents' perceptions of the influence of principals.


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