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The Private Roots of Public Action

Nancy Burns, Kay Lehman Schlozman, Sidney Verba - Political Science - 2001 - 453 pages
Why, after several generations of suffrage and a revival of the women's movement in the late 1960s, do women continue to be less politically active than men? "The Private Roots ...
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Making Policy, Making Law: An Interbranch Perspective

Mark C. Miller, Jeb Barnes - Political Science - 2004 - 256 pages
The functioning of the U.S. government is a bit messier than Americans would like to think. The general understanding of policymaking has Congress making the laws, executive ...
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Public Health Profiteering

James T. Bennett, Thomas J. Di Lorenzo - Health & Fitness - 202 pages
The diet industry feeds on the hopes and the fears of those who need-or think that they need-to lose weight. Since the publication of the first known diet book in 1864, a host ...
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Postmodern Public Policy

Hugh Theodore Miller - Political Science - 2002 - 116 pages
Postmodern Public Policy introduces new ways of investigating the urgent difficulties confronting the public sector. The second half of the twentieth century saw approaches to ...
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British Government: A Reader in Policy Making

Simon James - Political Science - 1997 - 221 pages
This reader presents over seventy case studies of policy making in Whitehall and Westminster, combining newspaper coverage, official documents, academic analysis and the ...
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New Directions in Old-Age Policies

Janie S. Steckenrider, Tonya M. Parrott - Political Science - 1998 - 285 pages
Provides a comprehensive assessment of the political environment and the state of old-age policy and politics and discusses specific, realistic policy options for the future.
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The Politics of Democratic Inclusion

Christina Wolbrecht, Rodney E. Hero - Political Science - 2005 - 351 pages
How institutions foster and hinder political participation of the underrepresented.
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Before Roe: Abortion Policy in the States

Rosemary Nossiff - Law - 2001 - 195 pages
Few issues in contemporary U.S> politics have remained on the public agenda so long and so divisively as abortion policy. The landmark Supreme Court decision of Roe v. Waade ...
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