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The Resource Affirmative advocacy : race, class, and gender in interest group politics, Dara Z. Strolovitch, (electronic resource)

Affirmative advocacy : race, class, and gender in interest group politics, Dara Z. Strolovitch, (electronic resource)

Label
Affirmative advocacy : race, class, and gender in interest group politics
Title
Affirmative advocacy
Title remainder
race, class, and gender in interest group politics
Statement of responsibility
Dara Z. Strolovitch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The United States boasts scores of organizations that offer crucial representation for groups that are marginalized in national politics, from women to racial minorities to the poor. Here, in the first systematic study of these organizations, Dara Z. Strolovitch explores the challenges and opportunities they face in the new millennium, as waning legal discrimination coincides with increasing political and economic inequalities within the populations they represent. Drawing on rich new data from a survey of 286 organizations and interviews with forty officials, Strolovitch finds that groups too
Action
digitized
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Strolovitch, Dara Z
Dewey number
322.40973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Pressure groups
  • Minorities
Label
Affirmative advocacy : race, class, and gender in interest group politics, Dara Z. Strolovitch, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Yale University, 2002
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-318) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Closer to a pluralist heaven? -- Intersectionality and representation -- Trickle-down representation? -- Tyranny of the minority? institutional targets and advocacy strategies -- Coalition and collaboration among advocacy organizations -- Conclusion : affirmative advocacy -- Appendix A. Study design : methodology and data collection -- Appendix B. Survey script -- Appendix C. Interview protocol
Control code
ocn310979503
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 336 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226777450
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)310979503
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Affirmative advocacy : race, class, and gender in interest group politics, Dara Z. Strolovitch, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Yale University, 2002
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-318) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Closer to a pluralist heaven? -- Intersectionality and representation -- Trickle-down representation? -- Tyranny of the minority? institutional targets and advocacy strategies -- Coalition and collaboration among advocacy organizations -- Conclusion : affirmative advocacy -- Appendix A. Study design : methodology and data collection -- Appendix B. Survey script -- Appendix C. Interview protocol
Control code
ocn310979503
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 336 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226777450
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)310979503
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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