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Published: 02 February 2021

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780198297253

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Administrative Traditions

Understanding the Roots of Contemporary Administrative Behavior

B. Guy Peters

  • Examines contemporary public administration and its historical roots, and how those traditions continue to influence administrative behaviour
  • Analyses how administrative traditions of colonial powers influenced contemporary administration in Africa
  • Discusses the impact of numerous attempts to reform and change public administration on traditions and persistence

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