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Bureaucracy and the poor

closing the gap

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Published by Kumarian Press in West Hartford, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Poor -- Government policy -- Developing countries -- Congresses,
    • Rural poor -- Government policy -- Developing countries -- Congresses,
    • Rural development -- Government policy -- Congresses,
    • Economic assistance, Domestic -- Developing countries -- Congresses,
    • Bureaucracy -- Congresses,
    • Developing countries -- Social policy -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementedited by David C. Korten, Felipe B. Alfonso.
      SeriesLibrary of management for development
      ContributionsKorten, David C., Alfonso, Felipe B., 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC79.P63 B87 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 258 p. ;
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3515854M
      ISBN 100931816300
      LC Control Number82083847

      Books shelved as bureaucracy: Catch by Joseph Heller, The Trial by Franz Kafka, The Castle by Franz Kafka, The Utopia of Rules: On Technology, Stupidi.   Max Weber () in his book, The theory of social and and economic organization gave the name ‘bureaucracy’ to describe a form of organization that .

      "This is a landmark study of bureaucratic practices through which the state is actualized in the lives of the poor in India. Akhil Gupta's theoretical sophistication and the ethnographic depth in this book demonstrate how South Asian studies continues to challenge and shape the direction of social theory. This book is a stunning achievement."—/5(2). "This is a landmark study of bureaucratic practices through which the state is actualized in the lives of the poor in India. Akhil Gupta's theoretical sophistication and the ethnographic depth in this book demonstrate how South Asian studies continues to challenge and shape the direction of social theory.

        The threat of bureaucracy in developed and developing countries, too, differ. In developed countries, the specter of the “deep state,” a technocratic and impersonal machine that subverts republican and democratic values of government, has been the bogeyman of late. State capacity is terrifyingly high, and autonomy seems reserved only for. bureaucracy: max weber’s concept and its applica tion to p akist an under the topic of approaching the m erits and demerits of the working of bureaucrac y in these countries.


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