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作者 Vaughn, Jacqueline
書名 Managerial discretion in government decision making : beyond the street level / Jacqueline Vaughn, Eric Otenyo
出版項 Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2007
國際標準書號 9780763746568 (pbk.)
0763746568 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  352.33 V4658 2007    在架上    30500101264961
說明 xxiii, 171 p. ; 23 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-164) and index
Introduction -- The concept of administrative discretion -- The historical foundation of administrative discretion -- Factors affecting managerial discretion -- Managerial discretion in the private sector -- The plan of the book -- Notes -- Beyond street level discourse -- Managerial and administrative discretion -- Perspectives on discretion in decision making -- Federalism and its place in understanding managerial discretion -- Limitations on state and local discretion -- From state and local discretion to unfunded federal mandates -- When states take over a federal responsibility: immigration -- Explaining managerial discretion -- Support for managerial discretion -- Opposition to managerial discretion -- The courts and managerial discretion -- Statutory and other types of constraints on discretion -- Managerial discretion in local government -- Local government management -- Appointment and staffing powers -- Mayors, discretion, and legislative processes -- Policy implementation -- Managerial discretion and school violence -- Discretion in contracting -- Creating new departments -- Finance -- Managerial discretion at the county level -- The use of discretion by the county sheriff -- Discretion in the Maricopa County sheriff's office -- Local managerial discretion and the courts -- A culture of corruption? -- Managerial discretion at the state level -- The role of the governor -- Appointments -- Economic development -- Emergency management -- Financial management -- Policy development and implementation -- Public safety -- Veto powers -- Other duties -- When governors challenge the federal government -- A governor on the spot: the case of Terri Schiavo -- Discretion and other state level executives -- State boards and commissions -- Managerial discretion at the federal level -- Presidential appointments -- Judicial appointments -- Other presidential appointments -- Crises and managerial discretion -- The president and executive orders -- Executive privilege as discretion -- The power to veto -- Discretion within executive branch agencies -- The Environmental Protection Agency -- The Central Intelligence Agency -- The Department of Justice -- Discretional and managerial accountability -- Responsibility and accountability -- Elian Gonzalez and discretion and immigration cases -- Discretion and democracy -- Rulemaking -- The changing managerial climate -- Clinton as liberal -- The conservative political agenda -- Bush as conservative -- Conclusions
主題 Public administration -- United States
Public administration -- Decision making
Administrative discretion -- United States
Administrative agencies -- United States -- Management
United States -- Politics and government
Alt Author Otenyo, Eric Edwin
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