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Public service and democracy

ethical imperatives for the 21st century

by Louis C. Gawthrop

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Published by Chatham House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Bureaucracy -- United States.,
    • Democracy -- United States.,
    • Political ethics -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-168) and index.

      StatementLouis C. Gawthrop.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK421 .G37 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 178 p. :
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL365065M
      ISBN 101566430704, 1566430755
      LC Control Number98025377

      The book also provides an insight into the role of the European Union in preserving the independence and neutrality of public service media. It will be useful to students and researchers of political communication and international and comparative media, as well as democracy and populism. Mosher perhaps is best known for his book, Democracy and the Public Service, published by Oxford University Press in , a work that has influenced countless civil .

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gawthrop, Louis C. Public service and democracy. New York: Chatham House Publishers, © (OCoLC)   Why Public Service Matters conveys the importance, purpose, and nobility of a career as a civil servant in the United States. It does so, however, with an unflinching eye on the realpolitik that drives public administration in America's "compensatory state" and on the pitfalls of reformers' focus on bureaucratic, rather than democratic, administration.

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