American public policy: promise and performance
Author has thoroughly updated his classic introduction to the process and content of American public policy, adding a valuable new chapter on social policy and the culture wars. He examines the problems, goals, and important issues in substantive policy areas, including health care, Social Security and welfare, energy and the environment, and defense and law enforcement.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - freudslip - LibraryThing
Come on, your only reading this book IF you are getting your BA or MA in public policy. Not super exciting stuff, but Peters gets a couple classic examples together for policy wonks. Read full review
Review: American Public Policy: Promise and PerformanceUser Review - Steven Peterson - Goodreads
This book has gone through many editions; this is one of the earlier versions. A pretty standard text in public policy. Not the most felicitously written volume. But it does cover the waterfron pretty ... Read full review
What Is Public Policy?
1 Public Perception of Honesty and Ethics
The Structure of Policymaking in American Government
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