The Resource Bureaucracy and society in transition : comparative perspectives, edited by Haldor Byrkjeflot, Fredrik Engelstad

Bureaucracy and society in transition : comparative perspectives, edited by Haldor Byrkjeflot, Fredrik Engelstad

Label
Bureaucracy and society in transition : comparative perspectives
Title
Bureaucracy and society in transition
Title remainder
comparative perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Haldor Byrkjeflot, Fredrik Engelstad
Contributor
Editor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Index
index present
LC call number
JF1501
LC item number
.B87 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Byrkjeflot, Haldor
  • Engelstad, Fredrik
  • ProQuest
Series statement
Comparative social research
Series volume
volume 33
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bureaucracy
  • Public administration
Label
Bureaucracy and society in transition : comparative perspectives, edited by Haldor Byrkjeflot, Fredrik Engelstad
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Bureaucracy and Society in Transition: Comparative Perspectives; Copyright Page; Contents; Editorial Board; List of Reviewers; About the Authors; Introduction: Bureaucracy in Transition; Fear of Formality; If It's Dead, Why Won't It Lie Down?; Varieties of Bureaucracy and Reform Models; Civil Service and Political Leadership; Bureaucratic Identities; Organisation: How Do Recent Reforms Affect Bureaucratic Infrastructures?; Transition: The Road to Denmark; Transitions: To Denmark or Beyond?; Future Challenges -- Digitalisation and Mediatisation; References
  • The Impact and Interpretation of Weber's Bureaucratic Ideal Type in Organisation Theory and Public AdministrationIntroduction; Weber as Part of a German Scholarly Tradition; Weber Translated: The Ideal Type as 'Bureaucracy Theory'; Parsons' Interpretation of Weber; Organisations as 'Natural Systems'; Reception of 'Bureaucracy Theory' in Europe; Textbook Weber -- Weberian Perspectives and Concepts Translated into Method; Efficiency Is Not the Same as Rationality; The Relative Superiority of Bureaucracy; The Ideal Type Is Not a Hypothesis; Not Just One, but Several Ideal Types
  • Varieties of Bureaucracy: Weberian InterpretationsThe Professional and Administrative Bureaucracy; The Many Webers; State Bureaucracy: The Significance of the Political-Cultural Context; Changes in Bureaucracy and Identity; Organising as Meaningful Activity at Intermediary Level; Weber as Historical-comparative Scholar Not Father of 'Organisation Theory'; Some Weaknesses in Weberian Explorations into Bureaucracy; A Short Conclusion; Notes; References; Part I. Comparative Perspectives; Building State Infrastructural Capacities: Sweden and Greece
  • State Autonomy and Infrastructural Capacities: The Relevance of Extreme CasesSweden: A Mapped, Registered, Simplified and Objectified Society; The Legibility and Simplification of Space; Registering the Economy and Counting People; Simplifying and Objectifying Society; Greece: The Unmapped Landscape, the Ambiguities of Society and the Complexity of the State; Who Owns the Land?; Distant Taxation and the Ambiguity of State-Society Relations; Comparative Remarks; Notes; References
  • From Neutral Competence to Competent Neutrality? Revisiting Neutral Competence as the Core Normative Foundation of Western ...Introduction; Neutral Competence; Research Design and Methods; Contextualising Danish and British Perceptions of Neutral Competence; Perceptions of Neutral Competence; Conclusion; Notes; References; Outcome-based Performance Management Systems: Experiences from the Danish and Swedish Tax Agencies; Introduction; Performance Management in Public Administration; A Qualitative Study of Performance Management Systems; Outcome-based Performance Management Systems in Use
  • The Danish Case -- Auditing Claims for Negative VAT
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787432833
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
15746010
System control number
(NhCcYBP)15746010
Label
Bureaucracy and society in transition : comparative perspectives, edited by Haldor Byrkjeflot, Fredrik Engelstad
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Bureaucracy and Society in Transition: Comparative Perspectives; Copyright Page; Contents; Editorial Board; List of Reviewers; About the Authors; Introduction: Bureaucracy in Transition; Fear of Formality; If It's Dead, Why Won't It Lie Down?; Varieties of Bureaucracy and Reform Models; Civil Service and Political Leadership; Bureaucratic Identities; Organisation: How Do Recent Reforms Affect Bureaucratic Infrastructures?; Transition: The Road to Denmark; Transitions: To Denmark or Beyond?; Future Challenges -- Digitalisation and Mediatisation; References
  • The Impact and Interpretation of Weber's Bureaucratic Ideal Type in Organisation Theory and Public AdministrationIntroduction; Weber as Part of a German Scholarly Tradition; Weber Translated: The Ideal Type as 'Bureaucracy Theory'; Parsons' Interpretation of Weber; Organisations as 'Natural Systems'; Reception of 'Bureaucracy Theory' in Europe; Textbook Weber -- Weberian Perspectives and Concepts Translated into Method; Efficiency Is Not the Same as Rationality; The Relative Superiority of Bureaucracy; The Ideal Type Is Not a Hypothesis; Not Just One, but Several Ideal Types
  • Varieties of Bureaucracy: Weberian InterpretationsThe Professional and Administrative Bureaucracy; The Many Webers; State Bureaucracy: The Significance of the Political-Cultural Context; Changes in Bureaucracy and Identity; Organising as Meaningful Activity at Intermediary Level; Weber as Historical-comparative Scholar Not Father of 'Organisation Theory'; Some Weaknesses in Weberian Explorations into Bureaucracy; A Short Conclusion; Notes; References; Part I. Comparative Perspectives; Building State Infrastructural Capacities: Sweden and Greece
  • State Autonomy and Infrastructural Capacities: The Relevance of Extreme CasesSweden: A Mapped, Registered, Simplified and Objectified Society; The Legibility and Simplification of Space; Registering the Economy and Counting People; Simplifying and Objectifying Society; Greece: The Unmapped Landscape, the Ambiguities of Society and the Complexity of the State; Who Owns the Land?; Distant Taxation and the Ambiguity of State-Society Relations; Comparative Remarks; Notes; References
  • From Neutral Competence to Competent Neutrality? Revisiting Neutral Competence as the Core Normative Foundation of Western ...Introduction; Neutral Competence; Research Design and Methods; Contextualising Danish and British Perceptions of Neutral Competence; Perceptions of Neutral Competence; Conclusion; Notes; References; Outcome-based Performance Management Systems: Experiences from the Danish and Swedish Tax Agencies; Introduction; Performance Management in Public Administration; A Qualitative Study of Performance Management Systems; Outcome-based Performance Management Systems in Use
  • The Danish Case -- Auditing Claims for Negative VAT
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787432833
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
15746010
System control number
(NhCcYBP)15746010

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