The president's call executive leadership from FDR to George Bush / Judith E. Michaels

Author(s): Michaels, Judith E., 1948-
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Subjects: United States--Officials and employees--Selection and appointment--History--20th century
United States--Politics and government--1933-1945
United States--Politics and government--1945-1989
United States--Politics and government--1989-1993
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Government executives--Selection and appointment--United States--History--20th century
Presidents--United States--History--20th century
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, c1997
Series: Pitt series in policy and institutional studies
LC Classification: J, JK
Physical Description: x, 348 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 97004562 (OCoLC)36201299
Additional Authors: NetLibrary, Inc
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 97004562
ISBN: 0585044031 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 0822939770
ISBN: 0822956284
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-341) and index
Contents: Presidential appointees in the modern era -- Politicization and depoliticization in the nation's pressure cooker -- Appointments and appointees in a politicized atmosphere -- PAS quality and qualifications -- Political-career relations in the modern era -- The Bush Senate-confirmed presidential appointees -- Intrabureaucratic issues : "here, ruining people is considered sport" -- Interbureaucratic issues : the end of village isolation
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 1999. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
OCLC Number: 42854821
ISBN/ISSN: 0585044031