Sociology Term Paper
The textbook describes Weber’s ideal characteristics of bureaucracy. There are alsoeight shortcomings listed in the textbook.
Consider the bureaucracies that you come in contact with (college, work, IRS,medical offices, or the Post Office).
For the written assignment this week, pick one bureaucracy with which you arefamiliar, and create a 750 (or more) word, APA style paper. In your paper describethe following:
How did you come in contact with the bureaucracy?
What shortcomings do you see in the bureaucracy? (Select and provideevidence of at least two shortcomings)
How would you resolve the shortcomings mentioned?
Do social group memberships give some individuals an advantage when navigating this bureaucracy?