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The Mandarins of Western Europe: The Political Role of Top Civil Servants
The Mandarins of Western Europe: The Political Role of Top Civil Servants
Edited by Mattei Dogan
Sage/Halsted Press, 1975, 314 pp
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Uneven essays by European political scientists on a major issue of contemporary politics. The essays, informed but not always readable, deal with individual West European countries, with chapters also on elite rotation in Yugoslavia and on the functional equivalents of top civil servants in Poland.