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The Culture of Bureaucracy
Zen Pong and Open Government
There is dissent within the bureaucracy. But the public seldom finds out about it until memoirs a...
The Washington Monthly, February 1970, pp. 44-48
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    Issues of the 1960s = 1 Year, 6 Issues, 58 Articles
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      Issues of 1969 = 6 Issues, 58 Articles
    2. [+]
      Issues of the 1970s = 10 Years, 108 Issues, 1,398 Articles
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        Issues of 1970 = 9 Issues, 95 Articles
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          February 1970 Issue = 9 Articles
          1. Letters, pp. 4-9
          2. The Oldest Established Permanent Floating Anachronism on the Sea by John Wicklein, pp. 10-23
          3. What Happened to the Class Struggle? by John Kenneth Galbraith, pp. 24-29
          4. Spocklash: Age, Sex, and Revolution by Philip E. Slater, pp. 30-43
          5. Zen Pong and Open Government by Marcus Raskin and Charles Peters, pp. 44-48
          6. New Haven: Triumph and Trouble in Model City by Fred Powledge, pp. 49-62
          7. Memo of the Month, p. 63
          8. Locking the Barn Door: Secretary Shultz and the Miners by Robert Walters, pp. 64-71
          9. The Philippines: America's Former(?) Colony by Richard Butwell, pp. 72-82
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          May 1970 Issue = 11 Articles
          1. Beyond Welfare Reform: An End to Demeaning Work by David Hapgood, pp. 4-10
          2. The Secret Team and the Games They Play by L. Fletcher Prouty, pp. 11-19
          3. Census '70: Power to the Suburbs by Gerald M. Pomper, pp. 20-25
          4. Crime in the Courts: Assembly Line Justice by Leonard Downie, Jr., pp. 26-40
          5. The Culture of BureaucracyI'm Glad You Asked That Question, pp. 41-42
          6. Messiah from the Midwest? by Nick Kotz and James Risser, pp. 43-54
          7. The Faults of Fault Insurance by Richard E. Stewart, pp. 55-60
          8. Memo of the Month, pp. 61-62
          9. Military Dictatorships: Why Rockefeller's Wrong by Dan Gottlieb, pp. 63-68
          10. Dean Burch Watches Television by Elizabeth B. Drew, pp. 69-82
          11. Cover by New Thing
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          June 1970 Issue = 13 Articles
          1. Letters, p. 4
          2. The Cover, pp. 5-9
          3. Whitewashing Detroit's Dirty Engine by John Wicklein, pp. 10-21
          4. The Great Helium Bubble by John H. Rothchild, pp. 22-29
          5. The Great Wind Machine by Bruce J. Oudes, pp. 30-40
          6. Research Now, Action Later by Mark R. Arnold, pp. 41-49
          7. The Plot Against Law Reform by Clark Holmes, pp. 50-59
          8. Politics in the Peace Corps, pp. 60-61
          9. Nobody Covers the House by Michael Green, pp. 62-69
          10. The Machine Democrats by Norman C. Miller, pp. 70-73
          11. Memo of the Month, p. 74
          12. Mores of Protest by Peter Gall, pp. 75-83
          13. The Political Puzzle, pp. 84-86
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          July 1970 Issue = 13 Articles
          1. Letters, pp. 4-5
          2. Atomic Power Abuse.The AEC in Colorado by Anthony Ripley, pp. 6-14
          3. The Marginal Utilities by Richard Karp, pp. 15-22
          4. The Political Puzzle, pp. 23-27
          5. Pollution Porkbarrel: Down to Earth on Earth Day by Arthur Kanegis, pp. 28-31
          6. Paying for Nato by Charles H. Percy, pp. 32-38
          7. Violence and Masculinity by Lucy Komisar, pp. 39-48
          8. Conus Revisited: The Army Covers Up by Christopher H. Pyle, pp. 49-58
          9. Memo of the Month, pp. 59-60
          10. Renewal in New York: The State Tries Its Hand by Samuel Kaplan, pp. 61-67
          11. Dia: Intelligence to Please by Patrick J. Mcgarvey, pp. 68-75
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            Book Review by Mary Perot Nichols, pp. 76-82 - 1 Review
            1. Public Works: A Dangerous Trade by Robert Moses
          13. Cover by New Thing
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          August 1970 Issue = 8 Articles
          1. Letters, pp. 4-6
          2. The Political Puzzle, p. 7
          3. Red, White, Blue, and Gold: The Oil Import Quotas by Martin Lobel, pp. 8-18
          4. Freedom on a String by Paul Dickson, pp. 19-23
          5. The Politics of Peace by Sam Brown, pp. 24-47
          6. Claude Pepper's Crime Stoppers by Eric Lax, pp. 48-53
          7. Memo of the Month, p. 54
          8. The Culture of Bureaucracy: Washington's Other Crime Problem by John H. Rothchild, pp. 55-66
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          September 1970 Issue = 11 Articles
          1. Letters, pp. 2-3
          2. Running Against Growth in Hawaii by Louise Campbell, pp. 4-11
          3. The Political Puzzle, p. 12
          4. Congress and Pollution: The Gentleman's Agreement by Douglas Ross and Harold Wolman, pp. 13-20
          5. The New Agrarians by Taylor Branch, pp. 21-27
          6. The Ritual of Wiggle: From Ruin to Reelection by James Boyd, pp. 28-44
          7. Eating Lunch at Henry's - Eating Crow at Mike's by Michael E. Kinsley and John Averill, pp. 45-51
          8. The Kids Will Be More Than Just Younger by Michael Rappeport, pp. 52-53
          9. Israel's Peril: Our Military-Industrial Bubble by L. Fletcher Prouty, pp. 54-57
          10. Memo of the Month, pp. 58-59
          11. Clots in the System by Arthur L. Levin, pp. 60-66
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          October 1970 Issue = 10 Articles
          1. Letters, pp. 4-5
          2. Up Against the Barbecue: Smithtown Middle America by Suzannah Lessard, pp. 6-16
          3. The Floating Plantation by Timothy H. Ingram, pp. 17-20
          4. Memo of the Month, p. 21
          5. Richard Nixon, the Last Liberal by Garry Wills, pp. 22-33
          6. Civil Defense: The Case for Nuclear War by John H. Rothchild, pp. 34-46
          7. Superman, Our Textbook President by Thomas E. Cronin, pp. 47-54
          8. Views of the Press: The Sell-Out of the Pulitzer Prize by James Aronson, pp. 55-60
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            Book Review by David Hapgood, pp. 61-64 - 1 Review
            1. The Radical Suburb by John Berk Orr and F. Patrick Nichelson
          10. The Political Puzzle, pp. 65-66
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          November 1970 Issue = 9 Articles
          1. Letters, pp. 4-7
          2. We're All Working for the Penn Central by Taylor Branch, pp. 8-22
          3. Oily Reprints at the Times by Richard Karp, pp. 23-28
          4. Moral Ostrichism: Blindness on a Bank Board by John Rothchild, pp. 29-34
          5. The Assault of Sound by Robert Alex Baron, pp. 35-43
          6. Gilbert Fitzhugh's Golden Fleece by Ernest Fitzgerald, pp. 44-55
          7. Memo of the Month, p. 56
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            Beyond Cleaver by Suzannah Lessard, pp. 57-64 - 1 Review
            1. Soledad Brother by George Jackson #2, Jean Genet, and Jonathan Jackson, ...
          9. The Political Puzzle, pp. 65-66
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          December 1970 Issue = 11 Articles
          1. Letters, pp. 4-8
          2. The Political Puzzle, p. 9
          3. What's Good for the Country is Good for GM by Philip W. Moore, pp. 10-19
          4. Clean Thoughts and Dirty Water by Dirk Van Loon, pp. 20-23
          5. You Can't Keep a Deadly Weapon Down by Arthur Kanegis, pp. 24-27
          6. Tac Nukes: A More Personal Delivery by Donald May, pp. 28-34
          7. When Tiny Tim Gives to Scrooge by Edward Flattau, pp. 35-37
          8. Gay is Good For Us All by Suzannah Lessard, pp. 38-49
          9. Colonizing Paradise by Jerry Fite, pp. 50-58
          10. Memo of the Month, p. 59
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            A Review of Three Books on Africa by Bruce Oudes, pp. 60-66 - 3 Reviews
            1. Africa for the Africans by G. Mennen Williams
            2. The Great Powers and Africa by Waldemar A. Nielsen
            3. The High Price of Principles by Richard S. Hall
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        Issues of 1971 = 11 Issues, 109 Articles
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          Issues of 1972 = 12 Issues, 124 Articles
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                Issues of 1975 = 10 Issues, 113 Articles
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                  Issues of 1976 = 11 Issues, 120 Articles
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                    Issues of 1977 = 11 Issues, 149 Articles
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                      Issues of 1978 = 11 Issues, 226 Articles
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                        Issues of 1979 = 11 Issues, 219 Articles
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                        Issues of the 1980s = 10 Years, 110 Issues, 2,280 Articles
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                          Issues of 1980 = 11 Issues, 225 Articles
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                            Issues of 1981 = 11 Issues, 232 Articles
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                              Issues of 1982 = 11 Issues, 247 Articles
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                                Issues of 1983 = 11 Issues, 225 Articles
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                                  Issues of 1984 = 11 Issues, 234 Articles
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                                    Issues of 1985 = 11 Issues, 222 Articles
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                                      Issues of 1986 = 11 Issues, 206 Articles
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                                        Issues of 1987 = 11 Issues, 218 Articles
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                                          Issues of 1988 = 11 Issues, 228 Articles
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                                            Issues of 1989 = 11 Issues, 243 Articles
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                                            Issues of the 1990s = 10 Years, 101 Issues, 2,095 Articles
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                                              Issues of 1990 = 11 Issues, 216 Articles
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                                                Issues of 1991 = 10 Issues, 196 Articles
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                                                  Issues of 1992 = 10 Issues, 207 Articles
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                                                        Issues of 1995 = 10 Issues, 202 Articles
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                                                            Issues of 1997 = 10 Issues, 232 Articles
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                                                              Issues of 1998 = 10 Issues, 200 Articles
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                                                                Issues of 1999 = 10 Issues, 211 Articles
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                                                                Issues of the 2000s = 10 Years, 88 Issues, 1,675 Articles
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                                                                  Issues of 2000 = 10 Issues, 212 Articles
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                                                                    Issues of 2001 = 10 Issues, 220 Articles
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                                                                      Issues of 2002 = 10 Issues, 219 Articles
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                                                                        Issues of 2003 = 10 Issues, 204 Articles
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                                                                          Issues of 2004 = 10 Issues, 179 Articles
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                                                                            Issues of 2005 = 9 Issues, 125 Articles
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                                                                                    Issues of the 2010s = 1 Year, 5 Issues, 86 Articles
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                                                                                      Issues of 2010 = 5 Issues, 86 Articles