TITLE

Politics and Administration in U.S. Local Governments

AUTHOR(S)
Dunn, Delmer D.; Legg Jr., Jerome S.
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Jul2002, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p401
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the extent to which the relationship between U.S. public adminstrators and elected officials conforms to scholarly theories. Models of orthodox politics-administration dichotomy, the modified dichotomy, and partnership model; Demographic, structural, and experiential variables in relationship to study respondent preferences for each model; Support for the potential strengths of blending politics and administration in policy development and administration.
ACCESSION #
7152713

 

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