Democracy and Administration

Woodrow Wilson"s Ideas and the Challenges of Public Management (Johns Hopkins Studies in Governance and Public Management) by Brian J. Cook

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Central government policies,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Political Science / Government / General,
  • Government - General,
  • Political Process - Leadership,
  • 1856-1924,
  • History,
  • Public administration,
  • United States,
  • Wilson, Woodrow,
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7871551M
ISBN 100801885221
ISBN 109780801885228

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