Public Personnel Agencies Study, 1958 (ICPSR 7081)

Published: Feb 16, 1992

Principal Investigator(s):
Peter M. Blau; Wolf Heydebrand; Robert Stauffer

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This study analyzed public personnel agencies -- executive agencies of the Civil Service Commission that administer the personnel policies of state and local governments. Some special agencies, such as port authorities and some Canadian agencies, were also included. The data cover the structure of the agency, professionalism, specialization, and the agency's performance of its duties.

Blau, Peter M., Heydebrand, Wolf, and Stauffer, Robert. Public Personnel Agencies Study, 1958. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992-02-16.

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The agencies were selected from the rolls of the Public Personnel Association.

Public personnel agencies in the United States and Canada, including some port authorities.

records of the Public Personnel Association

administrative records data




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