Describe an organization with which you have direct personal experience and which appears to fit the characteristics of a bureaucracy, as listed in Chapter 6 of Our Social World: An Introduction to Sociology.
The essay should incorporate the five items listed below and show that the organization bureaucracy meets each characteristic:
- Clear hierarchical levels of authority with the work assignments flowing downward
- A division of labor
- Written rules
- Written communications and records
Please provide a conclusion paragraph to your essay and use a minimum of three scholarly sources.