The Civil Service Today

€ 55,49
Bisher € 56,99
Lieferbar innert 2 Wochen
April 1992



* No other textbook on the civil service is as comprehensive and wide--ranging* Established textbook, now revised, enlarged and updated* The first edition was widely and very well reviewed. .


Contents. Acknowledgements. Prologue: Some Crises of the 1980s. 1. Charting the Territory. 2. How Things Came to Be. 3. Some Facts and Figures. 4. The Universal Department. 5. Recruitment and Training. 6. Conditions of Service. 7. The Working Context. 8. Ministers and Civil Servants. 9. The Public Face of Private Government. 10. Slimmer and Fitter: the Quest for Efficiency and Effectiveness. 11. The Civil Service at the Crossroads?. 12. The a Next Stepsa Programme. Notes. Select Bibliography. Index.


Gavin Drewry is Professor of Public Administration in the Department of Social Policy, Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, London. Tony Butcher is Lecturer in Government in the Department of Social Science and Administration, Goldsmitha s College, London.


"Drewry and Butcher have written an invaluable guide to the civil service ... Teachers will be profoundly grateful for the thorough descriptive heart of the book." Parliamentary Affairs "An excellent textbook." Public Administration "An up--to--date textbook (which) provides a commentary of recent developments, and on the issues arising from them, that is balanced, acute and succinct." The Times Literary Supplement
EAN: 9780631181729
ISBN: 0631181725
Untertitel: Revised. Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: April 1992
Seitenanzahl: 296 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
Es gibt zu diesem Artikel noch keine Bewertungen.Kundenbewertung schreiben