The Limitations and Significance of Reason


Laurence E. Lynn, Jr., is the George H. W. Bush Chair and Professor of Public Affairs at the Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University. He is the coauthor of Madison’s Managers: Public Administration and the Constitution (with Anthony M. Bertelli, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006) and the coauthor of Improving Governance: A New Logic for Empirical Research (with Carolyn J. Heinrich and Carolyn J. Hill, Georgetown University Press, 2001). He received the 2006 Dwight Waldo Award. E-mail: