9780817310486

Building a Legislative-Centered Public Administration : Congress and the Administrative State, 1946-1999

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  • ISBN13:

    9780817310486

  • ISBN10:

    0817310487

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2000-10-01
  • Publisher: Univ of Alabama Pr
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Author Biography

David H. Rosenbloom is Distinguished Professor of Public Administration at American University in Washington, D.C.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Acknowledgments xiii
Abbreviations and Acronyms xv
The Problem: Respositioning Congress in the Modern Administrative State
1(22)
The Legislative Process by Other Means: Agencies as Extensions of Congress
23(37)
Supervising the Agencies: Developing Congress's Capacity for Continuous Oversight
60(44)
Constituency Time: Casework, Public Works, and Incumbency
104(27)
Legislative-Centered Public Administration: Administrative Theory, Practice, and Reform
131(26)
Appendix: Statutes Cited 157(2)
Notes 159(14)
References 173(16)
Index 189

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