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The Resource Down from Bureaucracy : the Ambiguity of Privatization and Empowerment, (electronic book)

Down from Bureaucracy : the Ambiguity of Privatization and Empowerment, (electronic book)

Label
Down from Bureaucracy : the Ambiguity of Privatization and Empowerment
Title
Down from Bureaucracy
Title remainder
the Ambiguity of Privatization and Empowerment
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Throughout the world, politicians are dismantling state enterprises and heaping praise on private markets, while in the United States a new rhetoric of "citizen empowerment" links a widespread distrust of government to decentralization and privatization. Here Joel Handler asks whether this restructuring of authority really allows ordinary citizens to take more control of the things that matter in their roles as parents and children, teachers and students, tenants and owners, producers and consumers. Looking at citizens as stakeholders in the modern social welfare state created by the New Deal
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Cataloging source
MERUC
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Handler, Joel F
Dewey number
  • 350/.000973
  • 352.2830973
Index
no index present
LC call number
JS341.H275 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Decentralization in government
  • Community power
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Privatization
  • Welfare state
  • Schools
  • United States
Label
Down from Bureaucracy : the Ambiguity of Privatization and Empowerment, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
ocn700688614
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400821983
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Down from Bureaucracy : the Ambiguity of Privatization and Empowerment, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
ocn700688614
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400821983
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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