Help me study for my Political Science class. I’m stuck and don’t understand.

Blog 1: Woodrow Wilson’s essay “The Study of Administration”.

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One of the founders of public administration is none other than President Woodrow Wilson. He wrote this article long before he was President – when he was an academic.

For this assignment, I’d like you to read “The Study of Administration” by Woodrow Wilson.

Click here for article: Wilson’s The Study of Administration-1.pdf

I’m asking you to write just 4 paragraphs, each paragraph addressing one of the following:

THIS assignment does not need a title page or a reference page unless you use a source other than the article itself. Just simply write four well-written paragraphs. You may simply repeat the question and then provide your answer. If you quote the article just put the page in parentheses (p. 6).

To provide some context for yourself, you might Google a couple items….

We will discuss the essay in an upcoming class.

You will need to post something before you see other posts. If you enter the discussion without posting, you will receive a zero for the assignment.

Why are we reading this?

One of our objectives is to understand the evolution of public administration, after all, it has not existed as a formal discipline forever. Wilson’s article is typically pointed to as the start of the profession, so it is the baseline we work from as we discuss the evolution of PA.

How will this be graded?

The following criteria will be used: