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Constitutional coup - privatizations threat to the american republic.

Author: Jon D Michaels
Publisher: Harvard University Press, 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Americans hate bureaucracy-though they love the services it provides-and demand that government run like a business. Hence today's privatization revolution. Jon Michaels shows how the fusion of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon D Michaels
ISBN: 9780674737730 0674737733
OCLC Number: 1023297098
Description: 280 sidor ; 23 cm

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I encourage anyone interested in the administrative state, separation of powers, or privatization to read this book. -- Sasha Volokh * Washington Post * In his book, Constitutional Coup, [Michaels] Read more...

 
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Insightful Despite Itself

by kirkers (WorldCat user published 2018-06-28) Very Good Permalink

Professor Michaels (UCLA) clearly loves administrative bureaucracy of the New Deal and Great Society variety.  He stoutly defends its value to American politics and society, and even proposes that an unwritten constitution exists, complete with checks and balances. 

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