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OpenStax Chapter 15
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During George Washington's administration, there were ________ cabinet positions.
The "spoils system" allocated political appointments on the basis of ________.
Two recent periods of large-scale bureaucratic expansion were ________.
the 1930s and the 1960s
The Civil Service Commission was created by the ________.
Pendleton Act of 1883
The Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 created the Office of Personnel Management and the ________.
Merit Systems Protection Board
Which describes the ideal bureaucracy according to Max Weber?
an apolitical, hierarchically organized agency
Which of the following models of bureaucracy best accounts for the way bureaucracies tend to push Congress for more funding each year?
the acquisitive model
An example of a government corporation is ________.
The Freedom of Information Act of 1966 helps citizens exercise oversight over the bureaucracy by ________.
opening government records to citizen scrutiny
When reformers speak of bureaucratic privatization, they mean all the following processes except ________.
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