By Stephanie P. Newbold
Thomas Jefferson’s contributions to the advance of administrative concept and perform within the usa have principally been ignored in American historical past. His profession in public carrier and his rules touching on executive and constitutional culture have overshadowed his involvement with public management. All yet Forgotten explores this hidden contribution via investigating Jefferson’s phrases as president and the academic background of the college of Virginia, an establishment whose early years have been motivated via Jefferson’s thought and perform of management. all through his later years, Jefferson constructed a extra complete understanding of the results of the political strategy at the management of presidency, the theoretical and useful worth of holding constitutional culture, and the consistent have to attach modern public coverage with the kinds of republican rules present in the structure. the top of Jefferson’s profession is as very important to the ancient development of administrative concept and perform because the starting is to political thought and democratic thought.
“…presents the exciting and critical argument that Thomas Jefferson will be thought of an important contributor to public management pondering … Newbold has made a considerable contribution to our realizing of the concept of this seminal determine in American govt, a president, no matter if rightly or wrongly, considered as certainly one of our best.” — magazine of Southern History
“Newbold’s paintings is a crucial contribution to the knowledge of Jefferson’s place within the improvement of public management within the United States.” — Public Voices
“…Newbold bargains a chic, enticing research that strains the concepts and practices of the 3rd president of the U.S. relating to public administration.” — CHOICE
Stephanie P. Newbold is Assistant Professor of Public management at American University.
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All But Forgotten: Thomas Jefferson and the Development of Public Administration by Stephanie P. Newbold