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Problems of Bureaucracy

Problems of Bureaucracy

Author: Paul Hannan

This lesson will describe and explore the effects of bureaucratic problems.

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Terms to Know
Bureaucratic Alienation

A sense of powerlessness caused by the impersonal and dehumanizing features of bureaucracy.

Bureaucratic Inertia

The tendency of bureaucratic organizations to perpetuate and recreate themselves.

Bureaucratic Ritualism

A steadfast insistence on following the rules and regulations of a bureaucracy to the point of potentially undermining the bureau's goals.


When a few people rule many people.