The Politicization of the Civil Service in Comparative Perspective: A Quest for Control, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

The Politicization of the Civil Service in Comparative Perspective

A Quest for Control, 1st Edition

Edited by B. Guy Peters, Jon Pierre

Routledge

312 pages

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This book addresses an important issue and debate in public administration: the politicization of civil service systems and personnel. Using a comparative framework the authors address issues such as compensation, appointments made from outside the civil service system, anonymity, partisanship and systems used to handle appointees of prior administrations in the US, Canada, Germany, France, Britain, New Zealand, Belgium, the Netherlands, Spain and Greece.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
POL030000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / National