Bureaucratic Politics

References used in this area of my field statement:

Allison, Graham T. Essence of Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis. 2nd ed. New York: Longman, 1999.

Allison, Graham T., and Morton H. Halperin. “Bureaucratic Politics: A Paradigm and Some Policy Implications.” World Politics 24 (April 1, 1972): 40–79. doi:10.2307/2010559.

Beard, Edmund, and Columbia University. Developing the ICBM: a Study in Bureaucratic Politics. New York: Columbia University Press, 1976.

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Clifford, J. Garry. “Bureaucratic Politics.” The Journal of American History 77, no. 1 (June 1, 1990): 161–168. doi:10.2307/2078648.

Crotty, William. “Presidential Policymaking in Crisis Situations: 9/11 and Its Aftermath.” Policy Studies Journal 31, no. 3 (August 2003): 451–464.

Cyert, Richard Michael. A Behavioral Theory of the Firm. 2nd ed. Cambridge, Mass., USA: Blackwell Business, 1992.

Daft, Richard L. Organization Theory and Design. 6th ed. Cincinnati, Ohio: South Western College Publishing, 1998.

Halperin, Morton H. Bureaucratic Politics and Foreign Policy. 2nd ed. Washington, D.C: Brookings Institution Press, 2006.

Hammond, Thomas H. “Agenda Control, Organizational Structure, and Bureaucratic Politics.” American Journal of Political Science 30, no. 2 (May 1, 1986): 379–420. doi:10.2307/2111102.

Hart, Paul  ’T, and Uriel Rosenthal. “Reappraising Bureaucratic Politics.” Mershon International Studies Review 42, no. 2 (November 1, 1998): 233–240. doi:10.2307/254415.

Holland, Lauren. “The U.S. Decision to Launch Operation Desert Storm: A Bureaucratic Politics Analysis.” Armed Forces & Society (0095327X) 25, no. 2 (Winter99 1999): 219–242.

Kingdon, John W. Agendas, Alternatives, and Public Policies. Updated 2nd ed. Longman Classics in Political Science. Boston: Longman, 2011.

Krasner, Stephen D. “Are Bureaucracies Important? (Or Allison Wonderland).” Foreign Policy no. 7 (July 1, 1972): 159–179. doi:10.2307/1147761.

Miles, Rufus E. “The Origin and Meaning of Miles’ Law.” Public Administration Review 38, no. 5 (September 1, 1978): 399–403. doi:10.2307/975497.

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Preston, Thomas, and Paul  ’t Hart. “Understanding and Evaluating Bureaucratic Politics: The Nexus Between Political Leaders and Advisory Systems.” Political Psychology 20, no. 1 (March 1, 1999): 49–98. doi:10.2307/3792005.

Rosenthal, Uriel, Paul  ’t Hart, and Alexander Kouzmin. “THE BUREAU-POLITICS OF CRISIS MANAGEMENT.” Public Administration 69, no. 2 (Summer91 1991): 211–233.

Simon, Herbert A. Administrative Behavior: a Study of Decision-making Processes in Administrative Organizations. 4th ed. New York: Free Press, 1997.

Smith, Martin A. “US Bureaucratic Politics and the Decision to Invade Iraq.” Contemporary Politics 14, no. 1 (March 2008): 91–105.

Spear, Joanna. “Governmental Politics and the Conventional Arms Transfer Talks.” Review of International Studies 19, no. 4 (October 1, 1993): 369–384. doi:10.2307/20097347.

Tuckman, Bruce W. “Developmental Sequence in Small Groups.” Psychological Bulletin 63, no. 6 (1965): 384–399. doi:10.1037/h0022100.

Waltz, Kenneth Neal. Theory of international politics. Long Grove, Ill.: Waveland Press, 2010.

Welch, David A. “A Positive Science of Bureaucratic Politics?” Mershon International Studies Review 42, no. 2 (November 1, 1998): 210–216. doi:10.2307/254412.

Wolfowitz, Paul. “Open Letter to President Clinton on Iraq.” Project for the New American Century, January 26, 1998. http://www.newamericancentury.org/iraqclintonletter.htm.

Woodward, Bob. State of Denial. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2006.


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