Interest Groups, Lobbying and Participation in America
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BeschreibungReferring to survey data and data from interest group interviews, Goldstein develops and tests a theory of how choices in a grass-roots campaign are made.
Inhaltsverzeichnis1. Introduction; 2. Patterns and puzzles in participation and lobbying; 3. The political logic of political decisions; 4. Explaining lobbying decisions; 5. Lobbying decisions and the health care reform battle; 6. Patterns of recruitment and participation in the mass public; 7. Conclusion.
Pressestimmen'The book is very easy to read and it is highly recommended for specialists. Students and teachers will find it a helpful source for gaining fresh insights into the issue. It is a comprehensive, well written, well researched, and thoroughly documented account of an issue that goes to the heart of democracy. Indeed, Goldstein's work is impressive and should take its place as a major source on the topic!' Robert P. Watson, University of Hawaii
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: April 2003
Seitenanzahl: 172 Seiten