bureaucratism bureaucratism

Definition(s):

  • (n) nonelective government officials

Usage(s):

  • Without it will come immediate stagnation, rotting away of the apparatus, growth of bureaucratism, undermining of creative initiative in the working class.

News

  • China's Xi in 'thorough clean-up' of party: media

    Beijing (AFP) June 18, 2013 President Xi Jinping is to launch a "thorough clean-up" of the ruling Communist Party, state media reported Tuesday, the latest strongly-worded anti-corruption drive to be enacted by China's new leader. The "upcoming year-long campaign" will target what the Xinhua news agency described as "undesirable work styles such as formalism, bureaucratism, laxity and ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Space War

Quotes

  1. "In some government offices and among a small number of their employees, there are problems of bureaucratism, formalism, and isolation from the people, neglect or dereliction of duty, and even abuse of power and corruption," Wen said. "The...
    on Mar 5, 2007 By: Wen Jiabao Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

  2. "The blood lesson tells us that we should allow no bureaucratism and formalism on issues concerning the health and lives of the general public," warned Wu Yi at a special national teleconference on food safety.
    on May 13, 2004 By: Wu Yi Source: Xinhua

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