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Designing bureaucracies : institutional capacity and large-scale problem solving / James A. Desveaux
Bib ID 2084330
Format BookBook
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Desveaux, James A., 1951-
 
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Description Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c1995 
xx, 252 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0804722811 (alkaline paper)
Full contents
  • 1. Expertise and Structure
  • 2. Strategy, Structure, and Politics
  • 3. The Evolution of a Problem and the Demand for New Structures
  • 4. Responding to Crisis: The National Energy Program
  • 5. Strategies of Negotiation and Organizational Structure
  • 6. Structure, Institutionalization, and Change
  • 7. Integrating Hierarchies, Policies, and Error
  • 8. Strategies of Policy Transformation and Problems of Consolidation in Public Bureaucracy
  • Appendix A: Enabling Legislation, National Energy Program
  • Appendix B: EMR and Energy Sector Expenditures, 1976-1985
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-242) and index.

Subjects Canada. Department of Energy, Mines and Resources.  |  Bureaucracy -- Canada.  |  Energy policy -- Canada.  |  Organizational effectiveness.  |  Canada -- Politics and government -- 1945-1980.

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