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20 terms
Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
office of personal management
Merit systems protection board
3 concerns of federal bureaucracy
large complex organization of appointed officials
manage personnel, HR, hire people for gvt jobs
used to protect against nepotism (hire relatives)
1. minority representation... 2.higher turnover (leave often)... 3.…
bureaucracy
large complex organization of appointed officials
office of personal management
manage personnel, HR, hire people for gvt jobs
32 terms
bureaucracy
federal bureaucracy
roots of bureaucracy
Washington and Cabinet
Civil War
government agencies that implement and administer federal law…
Washington and Cabinet... civil war... merit system
Small growth-postal... Big deal because difficult to communicate…
More demands on federal government→ must expand... Department of…
federal bureaucracy
government agencies that implement and administer federal law…
roots of bureaucracy
Washington and Cabinet... civil war... merit system
bureaucracy
bureaucracy
characteristics of federal bureaucracy
bureaucratic theory
patronage
departments, agencies of executive branch collectively consti…
hierarchical authority... job specialization... formal rules
by max weber that the real power of government resides in bur…
practice of giving government jobs as rewards to political su…
bureaucracy
departments, agencies of executive branch collectively consti…
characteristics of federal bureaucracy
hierarchical authority... job specialization... formal rules
bureaucracy
what bureaucrats do
implement and administer laws
make rules and enforce laws
size of the federal service
complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principles of…
responsible for filling in the blanks by determining how the…
corrects businesses involving the law (car companies)
many feel too big, but it is not big at all, very small compa…
what bureaucrats do
complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principles of…
implement and administer laws
responsible for filling in the blanks by determining how the…
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracies
Civil service reform
Hatch act
Independent executive agencies
Admin agencies reflecting hierarchy authority job specializat…
Pendleton Act that established that positions within fed gov…
Prohibits employees in excecutivr branch from engaging in som…
Handles government purchasing and has a specific responsibili…
Bureaucracies
Admin agencies reflecting hierarchy authority job specializat…
Civil service reform
Pendleton Act that established that positions within fed gov…
8 terms
Bureaucracy
class, status, prestige, and power
class vs. status (Weber)
Marx vs. Weber
bureaucracy (aspects and implications)
class - category of people who share a similar SES position.…
he thought class depended on the possession of goods, resourc…
both viewed class as a function of ownership of means of prod…
a form of organizing power, and is a special friend of capita…
class, status, prestige, and power
class - category of people who share a similar SES position.…
class vs. status (Weber)
he thought class depended on the possession of goods, resourc…
5 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Bureaucrats
Bureaucrats
Bureaucrats
A complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principles…
Implement laws that congress writes
Make and enforce their own rules
Settle disputes through administrative adjudication
Bureaucracy
A complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principles…
Bureaucrats
Implement laws that congress writes
bureaucracy
bureaucracy
government in the sunshine act
sunset legislation
whistleblower
large organization, structured hierarchically, that carries o…
all federal agencies that are run by committees conduct their…
termination of a program unless congress has reauthorized it
brings to public attention gov inefficiency/illegal action
bureaucracy
large organization, structured hierarchically, that carries o…
government in the sunshine act
all federal agencies that are run by committees conduct their…
19 terms
Bureaucracy
"Red tape"
Bureaucracy
Civil service
Discretionary authority
Services of actions or complicated tasks that seem unnecessar…
A form of organization that operates through impersonal, unif…
Federal employees who work for government through a competiti…
Ability to exercise powers that may not be expressly granted…
"Red tape"
Services of actions or complicated tasks that seem unnecessar…
Bureaucracy
A form of organization that operates through impersonal, unif…
Bureaucracy
constitutional basis of federal bureau…
characteristics of federal bureaucracyy
key government corporations
Pendleton Act of 1883(Civil Service Ac…
•Article II of the Constitution... -Reference to the creation of…
•Hierarchical authority structure... -Power flows from the top d…
•Amtrak, also called the National Railroad Passenger Services…
•Passed in response to the assassination of President Garfiel…
constitutional basis of federal bureau…
•Article II of the Constitution... -Reference to the creation of…
characteristics of federal bureaucracyy
•Hierarchical authority structure... -Power flows from the top d…
22 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Patronage
Pendleton Civil Service Act
Civil service
a hierarchical authority structure that uses task specializat…
during 19th and 20th century appointments to the civil servic…
Passed in 1883, an act that created a federal civil service s…
A system of hiring and promotion based on entrance exams and…
Bureaucracy
a hierarchical authority structure that uses task specializat…
Patronage
during 19th and 20th century appointments to the civil servic…
8 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Cabinet
Civil Service
Impoundment
Hierarchical authority structure that uses task specializatio…
A group of presidential advisers not mentioned in the Constit…
A system of hiring and promotion based on the merit principle…
A presidential refusal to spend money appropriated by Congress
Bureaucracy
Hierarchical authority structure that uses task specializatio…
Cabinet
A group of presidential advisers not mentioned in the Constit…
Bureaucracy
Cabinet Department
Bureaucracy
Line organization
Independent Executive Agency
One of the 15 major departments of the executive branch
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
In the federal government, an administrative unit that is dir…
A federal agency that is not part of a cabinet department but…
Cabinet Department
One of the 15 major departments of the executive branch
Bureaucracy
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
Bureaucracy
administrative discretion
administrative law
administrative review
attorney generals advisory opnion
exercise of professional expertise and judgment as opposed to…
rules and regulations written by administrators to implement…
administrative discretion an rule making
the attorney generals interpretation of the constitution, sta…
administrative discretion
exercise of professional expertise and judgment as opposed to…
administrative law
rules and regulations written by administrators to implement…
10 terms
Bureaucracy
Defense
Justice
Interior
Agriculture
provides military force neede to deter war
enforeces all federal laws including consumer protection
responsibility for public lands and natural resources
improves farm income and safeguards the quality of food
Defense
provides military force neede to deter war
Justice
enforeces all federal laws including consumer protection
7 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Merit system
Patronage
Political appointees
Departments agencies bureaus and commissions in the executive…
System of hiring federal workers based upon competitive exams
Power to appoint loyal party members to federal positions
Those who have received presidential appointments to office
Bureaucracy
Departments agencies bureaus and commissions in the executive…
Merit system
System of hiring federal workers based upon competitive exams
Bureaucracy
Cabinet
secetaries
red tape
bureaucrats
composed of the principal appointed officers of departments o…
head of the departments, the cabinent
excessive bureaucracy or adherence to rules and formalities,…
an official in a government department, in particular one per…
Cabinet
composed of the principal appointed officers of departments o…
secetaries
head of the departments, the cabinent
14 terms
bureaucracy
hatch act
pendlenton act
bureaucrat
government corporation
prohibits civil servants to participate in politics while on…
makes it that most of bureaucracy gits their jobs thru the me…
a civil service employee
create to secure greater freedom of action and flexibility fo…
hatch act
prohibits civil servants to participate in politics while on…
pendlenton act
makes it that most of bureaucracy gits their jobs thru the me…
65 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucratic
State Government
Unemployment
Personal Policy
What kind of jobs in Texas are rarely demolished?
What is Texas' largest enterprise?
What is low in the bureaucracy?
What do agencies control in most state jobs?
Bureaucratic
What kind of jobs in Texas are rarely demolished?
State Government
What is Texas' largest enterprise?
Bureaucracy
How much tax dollars are spent
Two primary powers
Bureaucrats are given laws to
Control over agencies' budgets
The bureaucracy controls this
rule making and rule adjudication
interpret them
The president and the Office of Management and Budget
How much tax dollars are spent
The bureaucracy controls this
Two primary powers
rule making and rule adjudication
6 terms
Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
problems
hawthorne effect
iron law of oligarchies
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials…
dependence on programs, crisis, loss of efficiency, misuse of…
within a workplace, informal norms work against being efficie…
as you go up the bureaucracy pyramid, fewer and fewer people…
bureaucracy
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials…
problems
dependence on programs, crisis, loss of efficiency, misuse of…
Bureaucracy
Pendleton Act of 1883
red tape
Max Weber
implementation
government jobs should be based on merit, not patronage
What type of pathology is excessive formality and paperwork b…
Who created the model of the bureaucracy?
What is the primary role of the federal bureaucracy?
Pendleton Act of 1883
government jobs should be based on merit, not patronage
red tape
What type of pathology is excessive formality and paperwork b…
The Bureaucracy
What makes up the bureaucracy?
The Purpose of this bureaucracy is to…
These types of bureaucracies oversee o…
These types of bureaucracies make and…
The Executive Office, Cabinet Departments, Independent Agenci…
Clientele
Maintenance of the Union
Regulatory
What makes up the bureaucracy?
The Executive Office, Cabinet Departments, Independent Agenci…
The Purpose of this bureaucracy is to…
Clientele
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Government by Proxy
Laissez-faire
Discretionary Authority
A large complex organization composed of appointed officials
Washington pays started and local governments and private gro…
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 appointed officials
Government by Proxy
Washington pays started and local governments and private gro…
10 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Red tape
civil servants
role of federal bureaucracy
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
Collection/sequence of forms and procedures required to gain…
people who work for the federal bureaucracy are called bureau…
turn new laws into action... administer day to day operations o…
Bureaucracy
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
Red tape
Collection/sequence of forms and procedures required to gain…
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Central principles
Spoils system
Reform movement
A systematic way of organizing a complex and large administra…
Hierarchy, job specification, strict structure.
Elected officials appoint party members as favors
Movement to a test based merit system
Bureaucracy
A systematic way of organizing a complex and large administra…
Central principles
Hierarchy, job specification, strict structure.
16 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Max Weber noted six characteristics of…
The federal bureaucracy
Policy implementation
an organization set up in a logical manner to accomplish spec…
1. Organization based on specialization, expertise, and divis…
is a huge set of organizations serving many different functio…
is the process of carrying out a law
Bureaucracy
an organization set up in a logical manner to accomplish spec…
Max Weber noted six characteristics of…
1. Organization based on specialization, expertise, and divis…
Bureaucracy
50% of federal employees work for the…
28% federal workforce work for ________
chain of command in which power and au…
every employee has specific duties and…
Department of Defense
Postal Service
Hierarchal Authority
Job Specialization
50% of federal employees work for the…
Department of Defense
28% federal workforce work for ________
Postal Service
Bureaucracy
1
2
3
4
division of labor- each person in a bureaucracy has a speci…
hierarchy of authority- each person is under the supervisio…
rules and regulations- decisions aren't made on a whim, the…
impersonality- hierarchy of position (instead of people) le…
1
division of labor- each person in a bureaucracy has a speci…
2
hierarchy of authority- each person is under the supervisio…
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Spoils system
Laissez faire: an economic theory that…
Discretionary authority
A large, complex organization composed of appointment officials
Another phrase for political patronage that is the practice o…
...
The extent to which appointed bureaucrats can choose course o…
Bureaucracy
A large, complex organization composed of appointment officials
Spoils system
Another phrase for political patronage that is the practice o…
24 terms
Bureaucracy
Define Bureaucracy
Define Patronage
Define Civil Service
Define Pendleton civil service act
A hierarchical authority structure that uses task specializat…
one of the key inducements used by political machines. A patr…
a system of hiring and promotion based on the merit principle…
passed 1883, an Act that created a federal civil service so t…
Define Bureaucracy
A hierarchical authority structure that uses task specializat…
Define Patronage
one of the key inducements used by political machines. A patr…
33 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
-hierarchy of authority... -job specializ…
the spoils system
merit system
a large, complex organization of appointed officials
Key features of a bureaucracy
federal bureaucracy was originally drawn from an elite group…
civil service workers had to take a test to qualify... -began in…
Bureaucracy
a large, complex organization of appointed officials
-hierarchy of authority... -job specializ…
Key features of a bureaucracy
12 terms
Bureaucracy
characteristics of federal bureaucracy
constitutional basis of federal bureau…
Pendleton Act of 1883 (Civil Service A…
key government corporations
hierarchical power structure... Power flows from the top down... Ta…
Article II of the Constitution... Reference to the creation of "…
passed in in response to President Cleveland's assassination…
Amtrak or National Railroad Passenger Services ... provides rail…
characteristics of federal bureaucracy
hierarchical power structure... Power flows from the top down... Ta…
constitutional basis of federal bureau…
Article II of the Constitution... Reference to the creation of "…
18 terms
Bureaucracy
Administrative Discretion
Appropriations
Budget Request
Bureaucracy's power to regulate/ imple…
Congress gave the federal bureaucracy the authority to use re…
Funding authorized by the congress for federal spending
The President's request for money to fund small agencies
Each individual agency can decide how the money it going to b…
Administrative Discretion
Congress gave the federal bureaucracy the authority to use re…
Appropriations
Funding authorized by the congress for federal spending
30 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Examples of Bureaucracies
Patronage
Pandleton Civil Service Act
A hierarchical authority structure, power flows from the top…
- deliver mail... - test milk... - issue social security/ student l…
A system in which jobs and promotions are awarded for politic…
- Passed in 1883... - An act that created a federal civil servic…
Bureaucracy
A hierarchical authority structure, power flows from the top…
Examples of Bureaucracies
- deliver mail... - test milk... - issue social security/ student l…
Bureaucracy
cabinet
bureaucracy
government corporation
FCC
An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making…
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
An agency of government that administers a quasi-business ent…
(Federal Communications Commission) Came after the ICC- Forme…
cabinet
An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making…
bureaucracy
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
48 terms
Bureaucracy
What is a bureacracy?
Private sector/public sector
What do bureaucrats do?
Civil servant
- A bureaucracy is a way of administratively organizing large…
- Private sector is he part of the national economy that is n…
- Gov't bureaucrats perform a wide variety of tasks. Their jo…
A person in the public sector employed for a government epart…
What is a bureacracy?
- A bureaucracy is a way of administratively organizing large…
Private sector/public sector
- Private sector is he part of the national economy that is n…
Bureaucracy
Administrative Adjudication
Congressional oversight
Spoils system
Merit system
The process by which agency is resolve disputes over the impl…
Refers to the review, monitoring, and supervision of federal…
The practice of a successful political party giving public of…
Is the process of promoting and hiring government employees b…
Administrative Adjudication
The process by which agency is resolve disputes over the impl…
Congressional oversight
Refers to the review, monitoring, and supervision of federal…
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Civil Service
Patronage
Pendleton Civil Service Act
According to Max Weber, a hierarchical authority structure th…
A system of hiring and promotion based on the merit principle…
A system in which jobs and promotions are awarded for politic…
Passed in 1883, an act that created a federal civil service s…
Bureaucracy
According to Max Weber, a hierarchical authority structure th…
Civil Service
A system of hiring and promotion based on the merit principle…
Bureaucracy
government bureaucracy
government agency
Cabinet department (1)
Independent agencies (2)
the agencies and offices devoted to carrying out tasks for th…
an individual unit of the government responsible for carrying…
departments within the executive branch that encompasses many…
an agency that exists outside the cabinet departments and is…
government bureaucracy
the agencies and offices devoted to carrying out tasks for th…
government agency
an individual unit of the government responsible for carrying…
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Bureaucratic Pathologies
Red Tape
Conflict
- A large, complex organization composed of appointed officia…
- Red tape, conflict, duplication, imperialism, and waste
- Complex bureaucratic rules and procedures that must be foll…
- When agencies seem to be working at cross-purposes with oth…
Bureaucracy
- A large, complex organization composed of appointed officia…
Bureaucratic Pathologies
- Red tape, conflict, duplication, imperialism, and waste
Bureaucracy
Accountablility
Appropriations
Authorizations
Bureaucracy
The ability to depend and rely and be able to check on someth…
Authorizing use of a bill
Passing a piece of legislation agreeing that it is just
a system of government in which most of the important decisio…
Accountablility
The ability to depend and rely and be able to check on someth…
Appropriations
Authorizing use of a bill
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Bureaucrats
Departments, independent agencies, ind…
departments
large, complex organization in which employees have specific…
employee of a bureaucracy who are usually quite knowledgeable…
organization of the bureaucracy
biggest units of the executive branch; 15 form the president'…
Bureaucracy
large, complex organization in which employees have specific…
Bureaucrats
employee of a bureaucracy who are usually quite knowledgeable…
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Department
Independent Agencies
Government Corporations
Hierarchical organization of officials with responsibility fo…
A collection of federal agencies that reports to a secretary…
Free-standing agencies that report either to the president or…
Independent organization created by Congress to fulfill funct…
Bureaucracy
Hierarchical organization of officials with responsibility fo…
Department
A collection of federal agencies that reports to a secretary…
Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
Hierarchical authority
job specialization
formal rules
large complex organization of appointed officials
chain of command, levels
each person has a special job
red tape
bureaucracy
large complex organization of appointed officials
Hierarchical authority
chain of command, levels
16 terms
Bureaucracy
Bureaucracy
Government Bureaucracy
Independent Agency
Independent Regulatory Agencies
Can be any system or series of levels of management
Executive branch and all of the groups and levels of it
outside of executive branch but still falls under their juris…
(FCC, Federal Reserve)
Bureaucracy
Can be any system or series of levels of management
Government Bureaucracy
Executive branch and all of the groups and levels of it
34 terms
Bureaucracy
Public policy
Agenda
Poverty line
Means tested
Laws made by the governent
Goals made for policy makers
Those who have, those who don't
Seeing if qualify for food stamps
Public policy
Laws made by the governent
Agenda
Goals made for policy makers
6 terms
Bureaucracy
Standard Operating Procedure
Spoils System
Pendleton Act
Civil Service Commission
Each agency has it, makes procedures standard across departme…
Established in 1830s, 40s by Jackson. "To the victor goes the…
1883, created the civil service commission which required you…
Requires all federal employees to take a test to earn a job.
Standard Operating Procedure
Each agency has it, makes procedures standard across departme…
Spoils System
Established in 1830s, 40s by Jackson. "To the victor goes the…
15 terms
bureaucracy
administrative adjudication
administrative discretion
agencies
annual authorization
the application of rules and precedents to specific cases to…
the authority of administrative action to select among variou…
Administrative units of government responsible for policy mak…
money budgeted on a yearly basis, such as congress setting li…
administrative adjudication
the application of rules and precedents to specific cases to…
administrative discretion
the authority of administrative action to select among variou…
Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
patronage
Pendleton Civil Service Act
civil service
an impersonal hierarchy structure that uses merit and special…
jobs and promotions are for political reasons
1883 act forbidding patronage in government
hiring/promoting based on the merit principle
bureaucracy
an impersonal hierarchy structure that uses merit and special…
patronage
jobs and promotions are for political reasons
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