Bureaucratic Politics

Authored by: Christopher M. Jones

Routledge Handbook of American Foreign Policy

Print publication date:  August  2011
Online publication date:  April  2012

Print ISBN: 9780415800884
eBook ISBN: 9780203878637
Adobe ISBN: 9781135967352


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Both practitioners and observers have long recognized that bureaucratic politics are a persistent feature of U.S. foreign policy making. Bureaucratic politics shape the daily formulation and implementation of American foreign policy and have the capacity to affect the content and quality of particular decisions and actions. The many factors that facilitate bureaucratic politics are simply too prevalent to dismiss.

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