TITLE

PROSPECTS FOR ADMINISTRATIVE DEVELOPMENT: A CASE FOR RURAL COUNTRY GOVERNMENT

AUTHOR(S)
Gabris, Gerald T.; Giles, William A.
PUB. DATE
June 1979
SOURCE
Southern Review of Public Administration;Jun79, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the three explorative analysis of rural county government. These are: first, to question whether rural governments are likely to incorporate professional administrative processes in the near future; second, to raise the issue as to whether preference for professional administration is related to county wealth and population size; and, finally, to address the question of whether counties, which prefer" more professional administrative structures. The county government, largely run by inexpert politicians were given the information's that counties administration of the state government.
ACCESSION #
7150093

 

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