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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy
Federal Bureaucracy
The Spoils System
Patronage
Merit System
The thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
The firing of public office-holders of a defeated political p…
Jobs,grants, or other special favors that are given as reward…
A system of employment based on qualifications. test scores.…
Federal Bureaucracy
The thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
The Spoils System
The firing of public office-holders of a defeated political p…
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Chapter 8 Federal Bureaucracy
Departments
Civil Service System
Administrative Adjudication
Administrative discretion
Major administrative units with responsibility for a broad ar…
the practice of hiring goverment workers on basis of open com…
A quasi-judicial process in which a bureaucratic agency settl…
The ability of bureaucrats to make choices concerning the bes…
Departments
Major administrative units with responsibility for a broad ar…
Civil Service System
the practice of hiring goverment workers on basis of open com…
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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy Definitions
Bureaucracy
Department of State
Department of War
Department of Justice
An organization with a hierarchical structure and specific re…
Responsible for diplomacy and foreign affairs.
(in 1947 consolidated, along with the Department of the Navy,…
responsible for legal matters under federal law
Bureaucracy
An organization with a hierarchical structure and specific re…
Department of State
Responsible for diplomacy and foreign affairs.
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Chapter 8 Bureaucracy
Federal Bureaucracy
Spoils System
Patronage
Merit System
The thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
The firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
Jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
A system of employment based on qualifications, test scores,…
Federal Bureaucracy
The thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
Spoils System
The firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
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Chapter 8: Federal Bureaucracy
administrative adjudication
administrative discretion
civil service system
departments
The bureaucratic function of settling disputes by relying on…
the ability of bureaucrats to make choices on the best way to…
Centralized system that runs the day-to-day business of gover…
Major administrative units with responsibility for a broad ar…
administrative adjudication
The bureaucratic function of settling disputes by relying on…
administrative discretion
the ability of bureaucrats to make choices on the best way to…
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Chapter 8: The Federal Bureaucracy
administrative adjudication
administrative discretion
civil service system
departments
a process where a bureaucratic agency settles disputes betwee…
the ability for bureaucrats to make their own decisions and j…
the system by which many federal bureaucrats are selected for…
administrative units responsible for broad areas of governmen…
administrative adjudication
a process where a bureaucratic agency settles disputes betwee…
administrative discretion
the ability for bureaucrats to make their own decisions and j…
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Chapter 8 - Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
characteristics of bureaucracy
critical constraints on bureaucrats
implementation
the actual offices, tasks, and principles of organization tha…
1. division of labor... 2. allocation of function... 3. allocation…
1. governments act slowly... 2. governments may act inconsistent…
implementing the objectives of the organization as laid down…
bureaucracy
the actual offices, tasks, and principles of organization tha…
characteristics of bureaucracy
1. division of labor... 2. allocation of function... 3. allocation…
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Chapter 8 - Federal Bureaucracy
administrative adjudication
administrative discretion
civil service system
departments
The bureaucratic function of settling disputes by relying on…
the ability of bureaucrats to make choices on the best way to…
Centralized system that runs the day-to-day business of gover…
Major administrative units with responsibility for a broad ar…
administrative adjudication
The bureaucratic function of settling disputes by relying on…
administrative discretion
the ability of bureaucrats to make choices on the best way to…
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Bureaucracy chapter 8
Bureaucracy
Neutral Competence
Webbers 4 characteristics of bureaucra…
Spoils System
an organization that is structured hierarchically, where thos…
want decision to be non partisan
hierarchy, specialization, explicit rules, merit
19th century practice rewarding political supporters with pub…
Bureaucracy
an organization that is structured hierarchically, where thos…
Neutral Competence
want decision to be non partisan
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Chapter 8 Bureaucracy
Administrative Adjudication
Administrative Discretion
Civil Service System
Departments
How agencies settle disputes between two parties
Bureaucrats can interpret policies made by the federal govern…
The merit system for federal bureaucrats
Administrative units with responsibilities in broad areas
Administrative Adjudication
How agencies settle disputes between two parties
Administrative Discretion
Bureaucrats can interpret policies made by the federal govern…
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Chapter 8 Bureaucracy
Federal bureaucracy
Spoils system
Patronage
Merit system
the thousands of federal govt agencies and institutions that…
the firing of public office holders of a defeated political p…
jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
a system of employment based on qualifications, test scores,…
Federal bureaucracy
the thousands of federal govt agencies and institutions that…
Spoils system
the firing of public office holders of a defeated political p…
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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Bureaucratic Culture
Federal Register
Spoils System
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
The norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
A government publication listing all proposed federal regulat…
A system in which newly elected officeholders award governmen…
Bureaucracy
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
Bureaucratic Culture
The norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Spoils System
Patronage
Civil War Changes
The thousands of federal agencies and institutions that imple…
The firing of opposing party members in public-office jobs an…
Jobs, grants, or other special favors given to friends/allies…
Lincoln authorized the addition of thousands of new employees…
Bureaucracy
The thousands of federal agencies and institutions that imple…
Spoils System
The firing of opposing party members in public-office jobs an…
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Chapter 8 Vocab: Bureaucracy
federal bureaucracy
spoils system
patronage
merit system
the thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
the firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
a system of employment based on qualifications, test scores,…
federal bureaucracy
the thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
spoils system
the firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Original departments of the federal go…
Department
Independent Agency
Organization with hierarchical structure and specific respons…
1. Department of State... 2. Department of War... 3. Department of…
Any of the 15 major government agencies responsible for speci…
Federal agency with narrow responsibilities for a specific po…
Bureaucracy
Organization with hierarchical structure and specific respons…
Original departments of the federal go…
1. Department of State... 2. Department of War... 3. Department of…
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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy
. According to the textbook, bureaucra…
Bureaucracy is characterized by all of…
The value of explicit rules in bureauc…
A clear chain of command with all empl…
Are often the only contact citizens have with government
Flexible goals
Create standardization and predictability
Hierarchy
. According to the textbook, bureaucra…
Are often the only contact citizens have with government
Bureaucracy is characterized by all of…
Flexible goals
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Chapter 8 Vocab - bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Spoils system
Patronage
Pendleton Act
A set of complex hierarchical departments, agencies, commissi…
Firing of public-office holders of a defeated political party…
Jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
Created the Civil Service Commission; classified the federal…
Bureaucracy
A set of complex hierarchical departments, agencies, commissi…
Spoils system
Firing of public-office holders of a defeated political party…
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Chapter 8 Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
bureaucratic culture
committee and conference reports
Federal Register
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
The norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
Documents submitted by committees that often instruct agencie…
A government publication listing all proposed federal regulat…
Bureaucracy
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
bureaucratic culture
The norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
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Chapter 8 Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
bureaucratic culture
committee and conference reports
Federal Register
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
The norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
Documents submitted by committees that often instruct agencie…
A government publication listing all proposed federal regulat…
Bureaucracy
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
bureaucratic culture
The norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
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chapter 8 bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Departments
Independent Agencies
Independent Regulatory Commissions
A system of managing government through departments run by ap…
Any of the 15 government agencies for responsible for specifi…
agencies in the executive branch of the federal government fo…
Federal regulatory agencies that are independent, thus not fu…
Bureaucracy
A system of managing government through departments run by ap…
Departments
Any of the 15 government agencies for responsible for specifi…
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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy
Administrative adjudication
Administrative discretion
Civil service system
Departments
bureaucratic agency solves dispute between two parties
bureaucrats ability to make choices concerning best west to i…
merit system by which many federal bureaucrats are selected
major administrative units for broad area of government opera…
Administrative adjudication
bureaucratic agency solves dispute between two parties
Administrative discretion
bureaucrats ability to make choices concerning best west to i…
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Chapter 8 - The Bureaucracy
The bureaucracy is
Many conservatives argue that the bure…
The bureaucracy is that part of the go…
George Washington's bureaucracy consis…
all of the above (vast intersecting rings of influence, non m…
large, powerful and unaccountable
enforces and implements the laws made by congress
three departments
The bureaucracy is
all of the above (vast intersecting rings of influence, non m…
Many conservatives argue that the bure…
large, powerful and unaccountable
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Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy
Bureaucratic culture
Cabinet
Civil service reform
Clientele agencies
the norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
the formal group of presidential advisors who head the major…
the switch from of a spoils system to a merit based system af…
Agencies created to serve a particular clientele like the dep…
Bureaucratic culture
the norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
Cabinet
the formal group of presidential advisors who head the major…
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Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Bureaucratic Culture
Committee and Conference Reports
Federal Register
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
During long services with agencies, people develop a strong s…
instruct agencies how Congress expects them to use their disc…
A government publication listing all proposed federal regulat…
Bureaucracy
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
Bureaucratic Culture
During long services with agencies, people develop a strong s…
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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy (100)
Spoils System
Patronage
Merit System
Pendleton Act
The firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
Jobs, grants, of other special favors that are given as rewar…
A system of employment based on qualifications, test scores,…
Reform measure that established principle of federal employme…
Spoils System
The firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
Patronage
Jobs, grants, of other special favors that are given as rewar…
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8. Chapter 8- Bureaucracy
bureaucracy literal meaning
where bureaucracies found
which branch do government bureaucraci…
private bureaucracy
bureau= desk, kratos= rule... -rule by the desk
large organizations public and private: government, corps, cl…
executive branch
run for profit (also non)... -Walmart purpose= profit... -more effi…
bureaucracy literal meaning
bureau= desk, kratos= rule... -rule by the desk
where bureaucracies found
large organizations public and private: government, corps, cl…
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Chapter 8 The Bureaucracy
federal bureaucracy
spoils system
patronage
merit system
the thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
the firing of public office holders of a defeated political p…
jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
a system of employment based on qualifications, test scores,…
federal bureaucracy
the thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
spoils system
the firing of public office holders of a defeated political p…
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Chapter 8: Federal bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
3 components of bureaucracy
Bureaucracy has little autonomy apart…
Growth of bureaucracy is correlated wi…
System of organization and control
Hierarchical authority ... Job specialization ... Formalized rules
False
True
Bureaucracy
System of organization and control
3 components of bureaucracy
Hierarchical authority ... Job specialization ... Formalized rules
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LGSA Chapter 8 Bureaucracy
What is it?
Bureaucracy
implementation
Rule Making
Where the policies formulated, refined and passed into law by…
the complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principle…
the efforts of departments and agencies to translate laws int…
A quasi-legislative administrate process that produces regula…
What is it?
Where the policies formulated, refined and passed into law by…
Bureaucracy
the complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principle…
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Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Neutral Competence
Spoils System
Patronage
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
the principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
the 19th-century practice of rewarding political supporters w…
system in which successful party candidates reward supporters…
Bureaucracy
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
Neutral Competence
the principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
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Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Neutral competence
Spoils system
Patronage
An organization characterized by hierarchal structure, worker…
The principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
The nineteenth-century practice of rewarding political suppor…
system in which successful party candidates reward supporters…
Bureaucracy
An organization characterized by hierarchal structure, worker…
Neutral competence
The principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
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Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy
iron triangle
issue networks
spoils system
civil service reform
the three points of the Congress, Interest Groups, and Bureau…
an informal and relatively open network of public officials a…
government jobs were given out on the basis of partisanship a…
Garfield's assassination... Pendleton Act of 1883 - shifted away…
iron triangle
the three points of the Congress, Interest Groups, and Bureau…
issue networks
an informal and relatively open network of public officials a…
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Chapter 8 The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Neutral Compertence
Spoils System
Patronage
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
the principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
the nineteenth-century practice of rewarding political suppor…
system in which successful party candidates reward supporters…
Bureaucracy
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
Neutral Compertence
the principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Neutral Competence
Spoils System
Patronage
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
the principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
the 19th century practice of awarding political supports with…
system in which successful party candidates reward supports w…
Bureaucracy
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
Neutral Competence
the principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
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Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
neutral competence
spoils system
patronage
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
the principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
the nineteenth-century practice of rewarding political suppor…
system in which successful political candidates reward suppor…
bureaucracy
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
neutral competence
the principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
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Chapter 8 - The Bureaucracy
all of the above
large, powerful, and unaccountable.
enforces and implements the laws made…
three departments.
The bureaucracy is...... a. not monolithic... b. vast intersecting…
Many conservatives argue that the bureaucracy is too...
The bureaucracy is that part of government that primarily...
George Washington's bureaucracy consisted of...
all of the above
The bureaucracy is...... a. not monolithic... b. vast intersecting…
large, powerful, and unaccountable.
Many conservatives argue that the bureaucracy is too...
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Chapter 8- The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Neutral Competence
Spoils System
Patronage
An organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
The principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
The nineteenth-century practice of rewarding political suppor…
System in which successful party candidates reward supporters…
Bureaucracy
An organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
Neutral Competence
The principle that bureaucracy should be depoliticized by mak…
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Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy
department of homeland security
"fourth branch of government"
"why bureaucracy" (2 part answer)
bureaucracy
border and transportation security directorate/ emergency pre…
refers to a group that influences the three branches of gover…
politics through and through
the complex structure of offices, tasks, rules and principles…
department of homeland security
border and transportation security directorate/ emergency pre…
"fourth branch of government"
refers to a group that influences the three branches of gover…
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The Bureaucracy - Chapter 8
Patronage
Pendleton Act
Spoils system
Bureaucracy
Granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to…
1883 law that created a Civil Service Commission and stated t…
(AJ) system in which incoming political parties throw out for…
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
Patronage
Granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to…
Pendleton Act
1883 law that created a Civil Service Commission and stated t…
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Chapter 8. The Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
bureaucratic culture
clientele
committee and conference reports
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
The norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
The category of people, or groups, served by a bureaucratic a…
Documents submitted by committees that often instruct agencie…
bureaucracy
A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which emp…
bureaucratic culture
The norms and regular patterns of behavior found within a bur…
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Chapter 8 The Bureaucracy
federal bureaucracy
spoils system
patronage
Pendleton Act
thousands of federal government agencies and institutions tha…
the firing of public office holders of a defeated political p…
jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
reform measure that established the principle of federal empl…
federal bureaucracy
thousands of federal government agencies and institutions tha…
spoils system
the firing of public office holders of a defeated political p…
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Chapter 8 Quiz: Bureaucracy
The value of explicit rules in bureauc…
The civil service replaced the _______…
The goal of the Pendleton Act and the…
The fundamental difference between mos…
Create standardization and predictability
Spoils system
Reduce political influence over federal government employees
Most private bureaucracies have the explicit goal of making m…
The value of explicit rules in bureauc…
Create standardization and predictability
The civil service replaced the _______…
Spoils system
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Chapter 8 The Bureaucracy
Federal Bureaucracy
How has size of bureaucracy changed?
Spoils System
Patronage
thousands of federal gov agencies and institutions that imple…
-initially just Dep of State (foreign affairs), War, and Trea…
- initial bureaucratic selection process... - firing of public o…
jobs, grants, or other favors rewarded to friends and allies…
Federal Bureaucracy
thousands of federal gov agencies and institutions that imple…
How has size of bureaucracy changed?
-initially just Dep of State (foreign affairs), War, and Trea…
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Chapter 8: Bureaucracy in Democracy
Bureaucracy
Implementation
Rule making
Administrative adjudication
The complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principle…
The efforts of departments and agencies to translate laws int…
A quasi-legislative administrative process that produces regu…
The application of rules and precedents to specific cases to…
Bureaucracy
The complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principle…
Implementation
The efforts of departments and agencies to translate laws int…
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Chapter 8: The Federal Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Policy Implementation
Regulations
Federal Register
organization set up in a logical and rational manner for the…
carrying out laws, and the specific programs or services outl…
rules other directives issued by government agencies
journal that publishes regulations that implement federal pro…
Bureaucracy
organization set up in a logical and rational manner for the…
Policy Implementation
carrying out laws, and the specific programs or services outl…
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Federal Bureaucracy-Chapter 8
All of the following are important off…
The Pendleton Civil Service Act is sig…
Bureaucracies are often criticized as…
An important tool Congress uses to inf…
solving disputes between the executive and legislative branch…
it created the federal civil service and prescribed that the…
they are not directly accountable to the people
requiring agency heads to routinely appear before congression…
All of the following are important off…
solving disputes between the executive and legislative branch…
The Pendleton Civil Service Act is sig…
it created the federal civil service and prescribed that the…
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Chapter 8: The Federal Bureaucracy
patronage
Pendleton civil service act
civil service
merit principle
Granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to…
Passed in 1883, an Act that created a federal civil service s…
A system of hiring and promotion based on the merit principle…
using entrance exams and promotion ratings for hiring workers
patronage
Granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to…
Pendleton civil service act
Passed in 1883, an Act that created a federal civil service s…
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Chapter 8: The Bureaucracy (JS)
Civil service reform
Cabinet
Bureaucratic culture
Clientele
Garfield was assassinated by person who was not given positio…
Originally the cabinet consisted of four people. Now cabinet…
The norms and practices that develop within the departments.…
Groups of citizens whose interests are affected by an agency…
Civil service reform
Garfield was assassinated by person who was not given positio…
Cabinet
Originally the cabinet consisted of four people. Now cabinet…
Chapter 8: Federal Bureaucracy
federal bureaucracy
spoils system
patronage
merit system
thousands of federal government agencies and institutions tha…
firing of public-office holders of a defeated political party…
Jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
a system of employment based on qualifications, test scores,…
federal bureaucracy
thousands of federal government agencies and institutions tha…
spoils system
firing of public-office holders of a defeated political party…
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Chapter 8: The Federal Bureaucracy
Federal bureaucracy
spoils system and patronage
merit system
Pendleton Act
The thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
giving federal jobs/positions to supporters, family members,…
Govt jobs given based on qualifications and not affiliation/w…
1883. Civil Service Reform Act (AKA Pendleton). set up a meri…
Federal bureaucracy
The thousands of federal government agencies and institutions…
spoils system and patronage
giving federal jobs/positions to supporters, family members,…
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