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書名 States at work : dynamics of African bureaucracies / edited by Thomas Bierschenk, Jean-Pierre Olivier de Sardan
出版項 Boston : Brill, 2014
國際標準書號 9789004264786 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9789004264960 (e-book)
說明 1 online resource (454 pages)
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系列 Africa-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies, 1574-6925 ; volume 12
African-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies (Series) ; v. 12
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Studying the dynamics of African bureaucracies : an introduction to states at work / Thomas Bierschenk and Jean-Pierre Olivier de Sardan -- Ethnographies of public services in Africa : an emerging research paradigm / Thomas Bierschenk and Jean-Pierre Olivier de Sardan -- Seeing like a state agent : the ethnography of reform in Senegal's forestry services / Giorgio Blundo -- Factionalism and staff success in a Nigerian university : a departmental case study / Chris Willott -- Working in neopatrimonial settings : public sector staff perceptions in Tanzania and Uganda / Ole Therkildsen -- "We make do and keep going!" Inventive practices and ordered informality in the functioning of the district courts in Niamey snd Zinder (Niger) / Oumarou Hamani -- "I take an oath to the state, not the government" : career trajectories and professional ethics of Ghanaian public servants / Carola Lentz -- "We must run while others walk" : African civil servants, state ideologies and bureaucratic practices in Tanzania, from the 1950s to the 1970s / Andreas Eckert -- Sedimentation, fragmentation and normative double-binds in (West) African public services / Thomas Bierschenk -- The politics of reform: a case study of bureaucracy at the ministry of basic education in Cameroon / Helene Charton -- Building state capacities? The case of the poverty reduction unit in Mali / Isaline Bergamaschi -- A breeding ground for revenue reliability? Cameroonian veterinary agents and tax officials in the face of reform / Jose-Maria Munoz -- Old-school bureaucrats and technocrats in Malawi : civil service reform in practice / Gerhard Anders -- Teachers unions and the selective appropriation of public service reforms in Benin / Azizou Chabi Imorou -- The state that works : a 'pockets of effectiveness' perspective on Nigeria and beyond / Michael Roll -- The delivery state in Africa : interface bureaucrats, professional cultures and the bureaucratic mode of governance / Jean-Pierre Olivier de Sardan
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Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: States at work : dynamics of African bureaucracies. Boston : Brill, 2014 xvi, 440 pages Africa-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies ; volume 12 1574-6925 ; 9789004264786 (DLC)10837907
主題 Public administration -- Africa
Bureaucracy -- Africa
Economic development -- Africa
State, The
Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-
Africa -- Economic policy
Electronic books
Alt Author Bierschenk, Thomas
Olivier de Sardan, Jean-Pierre
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