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Political Science The Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
civil servants
political appointees
regulation
the system of civil servants and political appointees who imp…
employees of bureaucratic agencies within the government
people selected by an elected leader, such as the president,…
a rule that allows the government to exercise control over in…
bureaucracy
the system of civil servants and political appointees who imp…
civil servants
employees of bureaucratic agencies within the government
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Political Science I Bureaucracy
Agencies in the Federal Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy definition and parts
Powers of Bureaucracy
Power Structure in Congress... Congress…
Most under the control of President, few have direct contact…
DEFINITION ... • agencies, bureaus, and offices that handles the…
- bureaucracy operate with autonomy selected individuals are…
JUDICIAL POWERS... Est. federal court system... Punish counterfeite…
Agencies in the Federal Bureaucracy
Most under the control of President, few have direct contact…
Bureaucracy definition and parts
DEFINITION ... • agencies, bureaus, and offices that handles the…
Political Science - The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Constitutional organization
Historical development
Bureaucratic organization
-15 departments ... -69 agencies ... -1789 there were 1000 employer…
-separate branch... -implement laws that legislature made ... -poli…
-18th,19th centuries had spoils system, employment in EB base…
-hierarchical nature, individual at top, president ... -informat…
Bureaucracy
-15 departments ... -69 agencies ... -1789 there were 1000 employer…
Constitutional organization
-separate branch... -implement laws that legislature made ... -poli…
Political Science: Bureaucracy Lecture
the bureaucracy is part of the executi…
today the federal government is involv…
the federal bureaucracy and private bu…
the federal bureaucracy and private bu…
-it writes regulations... -it investigates violations ... -it decid…
-federal agencies passed 80,000 pages of regulations just in…
-not for profit... -don't face competition ... -slower feedback thr…
-for profit... -face competition... -immediate feedback through fre…
the bureaucracy is part of the executi…
-it writes regulations... -it investigates violations ... -it decid…
today the federal government is involv…
-federal agencies passed 80,000 pages of regulations just in…
Political Science -- Bureaucracy
Federal Bureaucracy
Civil Wat changes
Spoils System... (Patronage System)
Pendleton Act
Federal gov. agencies and institutions that implement and adm…
Department of Agriculture... Pension Office... Authorization of 100…
Firing of public office holders of the defeated party and rep…
Established a Merit System... Based on open, competitive exams... G…
Federal Bureaucracy
Federal gov. agencies and institutions that implement and adm…
Civil Wat changes
Department of Agriculture... Pension Office... Authorization of 100…
Political Science Ch. 10 The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Implementation
Cabinet Departments
Government Corporations
refers to organizations that are set up to be rational and sp…
putting policies into practice
different departments headed by secretaries. ... Ex: Agriculture…
Corporations not actually under the government. They work lik…
Bureaucracy
refers to organizations that are set up to be rational and sp…
Implementation
putting policies into practice
20 terms
Political Science - Chapter 8 (Bureaucracy)
the thousands of federal government ag…
the firing of public-office holders of…
jobs, grants, or other special favors…
a system of employment based on qualif…
federal bureaucracy
spoils system
patronage
merit system
the thousands of federal government ag…
federal bureaucracy
the firing of public-office holders of…
spoils system
21 terms
Political Science Ch.13 The Bureaucracy
Iron Triangle
Independent executive agencies
Whistleblower
Merit System
The three-way alliance among legislators, bureaucrats, and in…
A federal agency that is not part of a cabinet department but…
Someone who brings to public attention gross governmental ine…
The selection, retention, and promotion of government employe…
Iron Triangle
The three-way alliance among legislators, bureaucrats, and in…
Independent executive agencies
A federal agency that is not part of a cabinet department but…
6 terms
Political Science FINAL: Bureaucracies
Advantages
Checks& Balances
Black Operations Jobs *high risk
General Characteristics (Max Weber)
1. Technical expertise (scientists in FDA...)... 2. non-politica…
1. President - he can change things... 2. Legislature (US Congre…
1. suppress a particular threat... 2. assassinate people... 3. infl…
1. specialization of labor ... 2. hierarchical in structure; cle…
Advantages
1. Technical expertise (scientists in FDA...)... 2. non-politica…
Checks& Balances
1. President - he can change things... 2. Legislature (US Congre…
Political Science Chapter 13 "The Bureaucracy"
Bureaucracy
Weberian Model
Acquisitive Model
Monopolistic Model
A large organization that is structures hierachally to carry…
A model of bureaucracy developed by the German sociologist Ma…
A model of bureaucracy that views top level bureaucrats as se…
A model of bureaucracy that compares bureaucracies to monopol…
Bureaucracy
A large organization that is structures hierachally to carry…
Weberian Model
A model of bureaucracy developed by the German sociologist Ma…
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political science test 2 Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
hierarchical authority
benefits of hierarchical authority
job specialization
a system of organization and control that is based on hierarc…
refers to a chain of command by which the officials and units…
speeds up conflicts and decision making
refers to explicitly defined duties for each job position and…
Bureaucracy
a system of organization and control that is based on hierarc…
hierarchical authority
refers to a chain of command by which the officials and units…
Political Science 101 Final: Bureaucracy
Independent Agencies
Independent regulatory boards and comm…
Regulation
Deregulation
government organizations independent of the departments but w…
government organizations that regulate various businesses, in…
limitations and restrictions on the activities of a business…
remove regulations or restrictions on something
Independent Agencies
government organizations independent of the departments but w…
Independent regulatory boards and comm…
government organizations that regulate various businesses, in…
32 terms
Political Science Test #2: The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
3 levels of gov't admin
Civil Servant
Political Appointees
- organizations, agencies, and departments responsible for ca…
federal, state, local (federalism)
members or employees of the bureaucracy... Hired on merit princi…
- Victor goes the spoils... - position filled towards top of the…
Bureaucracy
- organizations, agencies, and departments responsible for ca…
3 levels of gov't admin
federal, state, local (federalism)
28 terms
Political Science 113 - Section 3 (Bureaucracy)
What are some of the factors that led…
In short, general terms, what is a bur…
How were government jobs distributed b…
Spoils System
War (bureaucracy always grows with new military efforts), Mor…
A body of non-elected government officials and/or an administ…
By using the spoils system. Reformers challenged this system…
the system of employing and promoting civil servants who are…
What are some of the factors that led…
War (bureaucracy always grows with new military efforts), Mor…
In short, general terms, what is a bur…
A body of non-elected government officials and/or an administ…
Chapter 12 The Bureaucracy: Political Science 150
bureaucracy
Weberian Model
acquisitive model
monopolistic model
a large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
a model of bureaucracy developed by the German sociologist Ma…
a model of bureaucracy that views top level bureaucrats as se…
a model of bureaucracy that compares bureaucracies to monopol…
bureaucracy
a large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
Weberian Model
a model of bureaucracy developed by the German sociologist Ma…
Political Science Exam 3 Presidency and Bureaucracy
Corwin's presidential "hats": pres has…
President has two main roles
Qualifications for president
Formal Powers
o Commander-in-chief hat-leader of military... o Administrative…
Head of State-ceremonial functions... Head of Government
35 years old... US natural born citizen... 14 yr resident of US... 2-t…
Commander-in-chief... Head of exec branch... Power to grant diploma…
Corwin's presidential "hats": pres has…
o Commander-in-chief hat-leader of military... o Administrative…
President has two main roles
Head of State-ceremonial functions... Head of Government
Political Science Chapter 8 Study Guide The Bureaucracy
what is a bureaucracy
4 ideals of bureaucracy
2 advantages of bureacracy
disadvantages of bureaucracy
a large complex of organization
defined hierarchy, specified mission, chain of command and se…
organize large tasks, concentrations of specific tasks
hostile political culture, unclear organization, divided cont…
what is a bureaucracy
a large complex of organization
4 ideals of bureaucracy
defined hierarchy, specified mission, chain of command and se…
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Political Science 1301: Exam 2 The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Who does the bureaucracy answer to?
Principal-Agent Problems
The Early Years: A Reliance on Respect…
"A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which em…
The President and Congress
1.Congress-President/bureaucrats... 2. President-bureaucrats
-Small government and mechanisms to ensure bureaucratic respo…
Bureaucracy
"A complex structure of offices, tasks, and rules in which em…
Who does the bureaucracy answer to?
The President and Congress
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Introduction to Political Science Chapter 14 EXECUTIVES AND BUREAUCRACIES
National Government
The Trouble with Bureaucracy
Cabinets
Perhaps we will just have to learn to…
- Long history of distrust of national... government... - Likely co…
Oftentimes, a lack of efficiency, profitability, and producti…
- Assist chief executives... - Cabinet member heads one of the m…
Bureaucracies in Comparison... - United States... * Small percent (…
National Government
- Long history of distrust of national... government... - Likely co…
The Trouble with Bureaucracy
Oftentimes, a lack of efficiency, profitability, and producti…
Politics and Bureaucracy
Woodrow Wilson and James Q. Wilson eac…
JQW writes about three key organizatio…
Decisions should be understood in cont…
What factors shape (constrain or incen…
Similarities: WW and JQW both stress the positive influence o…
Organizations must decide how to perform their CRITICAL TASK…
Organizations, themselves, don't make decisions, the people i…
‐Crises( debt, poor performance)... ‐People (aging population)…
Woodrow Wilson and James Q. Wilson eac…
Similarities: WW and JQW both stress the positive influence o…
JQW writes about three key organizatio…
Organizations must decide how to perform their CRITICAL TASK…
Politics - The 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 daily publication of the US federal government that issues…
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…
Political Science: Civil Rights, US Pres., Congress, Judiciary and Bureaucracy
Civil Rights Movement
Anti-Slavery movement
Black codes
Jim Crow laws
Give African Americans equal rights and liberties
1830-1850; 2 types: 1) get rid of slavery didn't care how tre…
series of laws in south designed to restrict freedoms of blac…
was about segregation everywhere. It was in voting (poll taxe…
Civil Rights Movement
Give African Americans equal rights and liberties
Anti-Slavery movement
1830-1850; 2 types: 1) get rid of slavery didn't care how tre…
Politics- The Bureaucracy
What is bureaucracy?
What is the merit system?
What is the spoils system?
Once Congress passes a law, an agency…
structure of offices and rules, executive branch
end to political appointments
political party gives gov. jobs to its supporters as reward a…
regulations
What is bureaucracy?
structure of offices and rules, executive branch
What is the merit system?
end to political appointments
54 terms
AP Political: The Bureaucracy
Fourth Branch of Government
4 words associated with bureaucracy
President who insisted the President b…
"Every appointee creates 1 ingrate and…
Nickname for the Bureaucracy
Red Tape, Confusion, Waste, Rigidy
James Madison
John Adams
Fourth Branch of Government
Nickname for the Bureaucracy
4 words associated with bureaucracy
Red Tape, Confusion, Waste, Rigidy
Authority/Bureaucracy and Political Inequality
Politics
3 Types of Legitimate Authority
Charismatic Authority
Traditional Authority
The power relations among people, ranging from the (macro) go…
1.) Charismatic authority... 2.) Traditional authority... 3.) Legal…
Power legitimized by a leader's exceptional personal qualitie…
A form of leadership in which authority derives from traditio…
Politics
The power relations among people, ranging from the (macro) go…
3 Types of Legitimate Authority
1.) Charismatic authority... 2.) Traditional authority... 3.) Legal…
38 terms
American Politics The Presidency and The Bureaucracy
22 Amendment
25 Amendment
Impeachment
Watergate
Limited presidents to two terms in 1951
Created means to select president when office becomes vacant
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
Break-ins and illegal wiretapping of Democratic National Comm…
22 Amendment
Limited presidents to two terms in 1951
25 Amendment
Created means to select president when office becomes vacant
8 terms
American Politics : Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
civilian national government employmen…
per capita
per capita employment and spending tre…
body of non-elective government officials or governing any la…
increased the most in 1940 then decreased to the 1950s then s…
by or for each individual person
extremely high spending beginning in the 1980s and just conti…
bureaucracy
body of non-elective government officials or governing any la…
civilian national government employmen…
increased the most in 1940 then decreased to the 1950s then s…
57 terms
AP Gov & Politics: Bureaucracy
What is bureacracy
what is the main role of bureacracy in…
difference between public and private…
Weberian Model
large organization structured hierarchially to carry out spec…
implementation of policy at citizen level.
private has set of leaders, public doesn't... Public purpose is…
bureaucracies are: rational, hierarchal, decisions based on l…
What is bureacracy
large organization structured hierarchially to carry out spec…
what is the main role of bureacracy in…
implementation of policy at citizen level.
226 terms
AP government and politics Presidency and Bureaucracy
independent Regulatory Agencies
Federal Communications Commissions
Central Intelligence Agency
thickening
agencies that are quasi-legislative and quasi-judicial in nat…
1. Regulates airways.... 2. Regulates interstate and internation…
an independent agency of the United States government respons…
becoming more intricate or complex
independent Regulatory Agencies
agencies that are quasi-legislative and quasi-judicial in nat…
Federal Communications Commissions
1. Regulates airways.... 2. Regulates interstate and internation…
33 terms
Politics Final: Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Executive Control
Congressional Control
Citizen Participation
Hierarchical organization in which offices have specific miss…
1. Appoints leaders... 2. Proposes new programs and annual budge…
1. Creates bureaucratic entities... 2. Sets and limits responsib…
1. Can comment on rule-making
Bureaucracy
Hierarchical organization in which offices have specific miss…
Executive Control
1. Appoints leaders... 2. Proposes new programs and annual budge…
Political Sci: Ch. 8 The Federal Bureaucracy
When laws are vague, agencies are allo…
Most bureaucratic organizations have a…
Congress's reduction of an agency's bu…
Which of the following was NOT created…
administrative discretion
standard operating procedures
congressional oversight
Department of Agriculture
When laws are vague, agencies are allo…
administrative discretion
Most bureaucratic organizations have a…
standard operating procedures
16 terms
Democracy/Bureaucracy/Political Parties Lecture
direct democracy
Representative Democracy
electoral democracy
liberal democracy
pros: full participation... cons: impractical (didn't allow wome…
pros: elections (politicians can't stay around forever)... cons:…
cons: minimal freedom, corruption (most countries are these)
pros: free and fair competition for power (no physical violen…
direct democracy
pros: full participation... cons: impractical (didn't allow wome…
Representative Democracy
pros: elections (politicians can't stay around forever)... cons:…
20 terms
AP Government and Politics: Bureaucracy
Bureacracy
Spoils System
Civil Service reform
Pendleton Act
comprises the units of the Executive Branch organized in a hi…
Appoint supporters to executive branch jobs
created the senior executive service. allowed presidents to c…
switch bureaucracy to merit based.
Bureacracy
comprises the units of the Executive Branch organized in a hi…
Spoils System
Appoint supporters to executive branch jobs
18 terms
Bureaucracy - Intro to Politics
what is bureaucracy?
Basic Divisions
What do bureaucrats do?
Procurement
•Located within the executive branch... •Made up of:... -civil se…
• Departments, independent agencies, and gov't corporations…
•Impose regulations = rules that affect the choices that indi…
= Runner a government requires buying stuff... •Gov't service a…
what is bureaucracy?
•Located within the executive branch... •Made up of:... -civil se…
Basic Divisions
• Departments, independent agencies, and gov't corporations…
Politics and Bureaucracy FINAL COMPTON
What is bureaucracy?
What is bureaucracy?
What is bureaucracy?
What is bureaucracy?
There are several different approaches to bureaucracy, but es…
Bureaucrats, which are state officials rather than elected re…
The more powerful the bureaucracy, the more legitimate (deter…
The bureaucracy has a stigma of being undemocratic or a threa…
What is bureaucracy?
There are several different approaches to bureaucracy, but es…
What is bureaucracy?
Bureaucrats, which are state officials rather than elected re…
12 terms
Politics Chapter 9 The Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Civil Service
Clientele Groups
Hatch Act
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
nonmilitary employees of the government who are appointed thr…
groups of citizens whose interests are affected by agency or…
1939 law that limited political involvement of civil servants…
Bureaucracy
an organization characterized by hierarchical structure, work…
Civil Service
nonmilitary employees of the government who are appointed thr…
Politics Final Notes Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Private Sector Bureaucracy
Public Bureaucracy
Max Weber
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
-1 set of leaders... -For a profit
-Multiple sets of leaders... -They serve the citizens, not stock…
Came up with the characteristics of the Weberian Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
Private Sector Bureaucracy
-1 set of leaders... -For a profit
31 terms
Ch. 14 Politics Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
implementation
Bureaucrats:
Agency
complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principles of…
department and agency efforts to translate laws into specific…
-implement laws... -make rules... -enforce laws... -innovate
basic operational unit... -sometimes called a bureau, service, o…
Bureaucracy
complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principles of…
implementation
department and agency efforts to translate laws into specific…
15 terms
American People and Politics: Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Regulation
notice and comment procedure
state capacity
makes up the government's executive branch comprises millions…
rule that allows the government to exercise control over indi…
A step in the rule-making process in which proposed rules are…
The knowledge, personal, and institutions that government req…
Bureaucracy
makes up the government's executive branch comprises millions…
Regulation
rule that allows the government to exercise control over indi…
26 terms
AP Government and Politics Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Bureaucrats
Checks & balances
Presidents can nominate senior officers
A form of organization that operates through impersonal, unif…
A negative term for describing a career government employee
Congressmen are prohibited from holding executive branch posi…
Senate confirms/rejects appointees (advice & consent function)
Bureaucracy
A form of organization that operates through impersonal, unif…
Bureaucrats
A negative term for describing a career government employee
31 terms
AP Government and Politics Bureaucracy
Max Weber
Spoils System
Patronage
PENDLETON ACT (1883)
said that bureaucracies are efficient
the firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to…
- law that created a Civil Service Commission... - stated that f…
Max Weber
said that bureaucracies are efficient
Spoils System
the firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
Politics: Presidency and Bureaucracy
Presidential Powers
Hamilton in Federalist 70
Concerns for the Imperial Presidency
President faces demands for aid from
1. Persuasion (bully pulpit)... 2. Recommend (initiatives)... 3. Bu…
An energetic president protects liberty against factions, ana…
We have given the president too much power and as a result, t…
1. Executive officialdom... 2. Congress... 3. Partisans... 4. Citizens…
Presidential Powers
1. Persuasion (bully pulpit)... 2. Recommend (initiatives)... 3. Bu…
Hamilton in Federalist 70
An energetic president protects liberty against factions, ana…
AP Government and Politics Bureaucracy
Max Weber
Spoils System
Patronage
PENDLETON ACT (1883)
said that bureaucracies are efficient
the firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to…
- law that created a Civil Service Commission... - stated that f…
Max Weber
said that bureaucracies are efficient
Spoils System
the firing of public-office holders of a defeated political p…
49 terms
Political Science Study Guide: Congress, Bureaucracy, Presidency, Federal Courts, How can we fix American Political System?
What are the Functions of Congress?
How is Congress Organized?
How is the House Organized?
How is the Senate Organized?
Representation... Law Making... Oversight... Advise and Consent... Impeac…
Party Leadership... Committees
Speaker of the House... Majority Leader... Majority Whip... Minority L…
VP... President Pro Tempore... Majority Leader... Minority Leader... Mino…
What are the Functions of Congress?
Representation... Law Making... Oversight... Advise and Consent... Impeac…
How is Congress Organized?
Party Leadership... Committees
AP Government and Politics: The Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
government by proxy
laissez-faire
discretionary authority
a large, complex organization composed of political officials
Washington pays state and local governments and private group…
an economic theory that government should not regulate or int…
the extent to which appointed bureaucrats can choose courses…
bureaucracy
a large, complex organization composed of political officials
government by proxy
Washington pays state and local governments and private group…
AP Government and Politics The Bureaucracy
Spoils system
Merit system
Pendleton Act
Civil service system
Describes and executive's ability to fire public office holde…
A system of employment based on qualifications, test scores,…
A federal law established in 1883 that decided that governmen…
The merit system by which many federal bureaucrats are elected
Spoils system
Describes and executive's ability to fire public office holde…
Merit system
A system of employment based on qualifications, test scores,…
15 terms
Politics Test 3- Bureaucracy
Operative Arm of Government
Law Making
Administration
Efficient Organization form
When CONGRESS passes a law, to be funded, the BUREAU agency c…
BUREAU provides the authority to make laws
BUREAU does not 'make' the law, but they carry it out
BUREAU is not the problem. It is HOW WE do it. ... -created to b…
Operative Arm of Government
When CONGRESS passes a law, to be funded, the BUREAU agency c…
Law Making
BUREAU provides the authority to make laws
Politics Final: Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Divided government
Pendleton Act of 1883
Civil Service System
hierarchical organization in which offices have specified mis…
a situation when the executive branch controls one party whil…
replaced the spoils system with a system in which hiring, pay…
hires on merit, manages employees efficiently, and treats the…
Bureaucracy
hierarchical organization in which offices have specified mis…
Divided government
a situation when the executive branch controls one party whil…
Political Science
politics
authority
legitimacy
Congress
activities that relate to influencing the actions and policie…
the power to give orders or make decisions. Ex. I do not have…
allowed according to rules or laws. Ex there are questions ab…
the group of people elected to make laws in the US, consistin…
politics
activities that relate to influencing the actions and policie…
authority
the power to give orders or make decisions. Ex. I do not have…
10 terms
American Politics: The Bureaucracy
Criminal litigation in the federal cou…
Making permanent cuts in existing agen…
The controversy over the Patriot Act r…
The most visible indication of oversig…
c. U.S. attorneys
a. most agencies have a supportive constituency that will fig…
a. national security; civil liberties of individuals
c. use of public hearings before congressional committees and…
Criminal litigation in the federal cou…
c. U.S. attorneys
Making permanent cuts in existing agen…
a. most agencies have a supportive constituency that will fig…
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