Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 June 2017

208 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526101341

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The Absurdity of Bureaucracy

How Implementation Works

Nina Holm Vohnsen

Published by Manchester University Press

Political and Administrative Ethnography

The absurdity of bureaucracy is a contemporary implementation study that unveil how organisational complexity and inefficacy is fed and sustained by employees well-meant attempts and almost primal instinct to compensate for malfunctioning bureaucratic systems by repairing them, short-cutting them, or surpassing them.


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