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Political patronage

Canada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch.

Political patronage

a newly troubled tradition

by Canada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch.

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Published by Library of Parliament, Research Branch in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Patronage, Political -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJack Stilborn.
    SeriesBackgrounder (Canada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch) -- BP-199E
    ContributionsStilborn, Jack.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p. ;
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17073474M
    ISBN 100660133040

      THE conventional news media are embattled. Attacked by both left and right in book after book, rocked by scandals, challenged by upstart bloggers, they have become a focus of controversy and concern. The fourteen essays in this collection explore the dominance of patronage in Renaissance politics, religion, theatre, and artistic life. Originally published in The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton Cited by:

    This paper examines how patronage has been used and understood in American political science and public administration. The author calls for a reexamination of the concept based on developments Author: Domonic Bearfield. ‘The crowning reform in Britain in the s was the abolition of appointment by political patronage in favour of competitive examination.’ ‘Ancient assemblies such as the House of Lords are predicated on men's power, patronage and personal dominion.’ ‘Two decisions, both reeking of political patronage, were most important in.

    At the centre of the new political patronage structure stands former vice president Manuel Vicente, who has returned to the heart of political power in Angola and who through his family and close. Publication, Power, and Patronage: On Inequality and Academic Publishing. For critics on both the political Left and Right, He is the director , a digital humanities laboratory, and author of Book Was There: Reading in Electronic Times. [This is an updated page. Some of the data and content has changed from when it was first.


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Political patronage - awarding discretionary favors in exchange for political support - is alive and well in 21st century America. This book examines the little understood patronage system, showing how it is used by 'pinstripe' elites to subvert the democratic process.5/5(5).

The practice or custom observed by a political official of filling government positions with qualified employees of his or her own choosing.

When the candidate of a political party wins an election, the newly elected official has the right to appoint a certain numbers of persons to jobs in the government.

This is the essence of the patronage. Patronage A formal definition of patronage is "the power of appointing people to governmental or political positions" and "the positions so distributed" (Webster’s II New College Dictionary ).

Generally, the word patronage has a negative connotation that File Size: 33KB. Patronage was not just confined to the military and political aspects of the Roman lifestyle. Patronage was linked with public display of status, social ranking, the legal system, and even the arts of Roman Society.

Two classes, the upper class, and the lower class were the main classes of the hierarchal status system ancient Rome had. This book is an insightful and accessible analysis of contemporary Malaysian business and politics. Using the concepts of rent and rent-seeking as tools to study the Malaysian political economy, the authors explore how political patronage influences the accumulation and concentration of by: This book is an insightful and accessible analysis of contemporary Malaysian business and politics.

Using the concepts of rent and rent-seeking as tools to study the Malaysian political economy, the authors explore how political patronage influences the accumulation and concentration of wealth/5.

Patronage, in this case, took the form of the president naming his friends and supporters to various political posts. Given the close calls in presidential elections during the era, the maintenance of political machinery and repaying favors with patronage was important to all presidents, regardless of party affiliation.

LONG CITED as a major drag on the Philippines’ development, political patronage is defined as the allocation of favors or rewards such as public office, jobs, contracts, subsidies or other valued benefits by a patron (usually an elected official) to a client (usually a donor or campaign contributor) in return for the client’s service, such as voting for the patron or providing money.

Large-scale patronage systems declined steadily during the twentieth century. During the Progressive Era (–), "good government" reformers overthrew political machines and installed civil service systems. Chicago, under Mayor Richard J.

Daley, remained the last bastion of patronage, existing in its purest form until the late s. Chapter pages in book: (p. 12 - 47) 2 Replacing Political Patronage with Merit: The Roles of the President and the Congress in the Origins of the Federal Civil Service System Introduction Throughout much of the nineteenth century, federal workers were a valuable.

Art, Politics, and Patronage Art, Politics, and Patronage. Illuminating the Renaissance Book. Chapter: (p) 3 Art, Politics, and Patronage Source: The Politics of Culture in Quattrocento Europe Author(s): Oren Margolis Publisher: Oxford University PressAuthor: Oren Margolis.

Political patronage is the “awarding of the discretionary favors of government in exchange for political support” (Tolchin ). In other words, it is the support, encouragement, and aid by an individual or organization for a politician, and their ability to reciprocate the favor.

(Plum Book, ). Lacking obvious experience or. Political patronage smacks of myopic arrogance and elitist snobbery. Hand-picking a successor is tantamount to saying that all the people in the whole country are stupid; that the people lack the basic capacity to freely decide for themselves.

Patronage, Politics, and Literary Traditions in England, The book focused nothing on its own title, and if this book was spent years to make, then the author needs to forget about writing, and move onto a career more suitable for him.

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"A rich, multi-leveled study focusing on the patronage and the political and religious content of three major altarpieces painted between and for the principal Conventual Franciscan church in Venice, Santa Maria Gloriosa dei FrariThis study of 'piety and patronage' is very carefully executed, well-documented, and thoughtfully argued.

Articles on Political patronage Displaying 1 - 20 of 34 articles The African National Congress fought against the evils of apartheid, but couldn’t escape the sins of power itself.

The implication may be that political patronage may be a better proxy for investment opportunities than market-to-book value in Malaysia. Our results for Malaysia firms suggest that there is a difference in capital structure between “market-based” capitalisms (e.g., US or G-7 countries) and “relationship-based” capitalisms (e.g., Malaysia).Cited by: Political Clientelism: Patronage and Development S.

Shmuel Noah Eisenstadt, Renâe Lemarchand SAGE Publications, Incorporated, - Social Science - pages. This book is an insightful and accessible analysis of contemporary Malaysian business and politics.

Using the concepts of rent and rent-seeking as tools to study the Malaysian political economy, the authors explore how political patronage influences the accumulation and concentration of wealth/5(6). The book looks at the evolution of political patronage from the party boss days of New York’s Tammany Hall and Chicago Mayor Richard Daley’s machine to the current “pinstripe patronage.Citizens rallied against corruption and clientelism, which for many protesters were deeply linked to political tyranny.

This book takes the phenomenon of the uprisings as a point of departure for reassessing clientelism and patronage across the entire MENA region. Political Patronage Works Cited. Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient, Vol.

49, No. 3 (), pp. The Annual of the British School at Athens, Vol. 80, (), pp.