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The Resource Guide to State Politics and Policy, (electronic resource)

Guide to State Politics and Policy, (electronic resource)

Label
Guide to State Politics and Policy
Title
Guide to State Politics and Policy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
No previous book has pulled together into one place a single, comprehensive volume that provides up-to-date coverage of state government and politics, along with the states' current and future public policies. This new book does just that, offering students, scholars, citizens, policy advocates, and state specialists accessible information on state politics and policy in 34 topical chapters written by experts in the field. The guide provides contemporary analysis of state institutions, processes, and public policies, along with both historical and theoretical perspectives that help
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Niemi, Richard G. (Gene)
Dewey number
320.473
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Dyck, Joshua J
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State governments
Label
Guide to State Politics and Policy, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • State politics and policy-front cover; state politics and policy; summary table of contents; table of contents; about the editors; contributors; acknowledgments; introduction: the past, present, and future of state politics and policy research; part i: federalism; chapter 1: federalism and intergovernmental relations; chapter 2: the past, present, and future role of state constitutions; chapter 3: geography, political culture, and american politics; chapter 4: interstate interactions; part ii: elections and voter participation; chapter 5: democratic responsiveness
  • Chapter 6: initiative and referendumchapter 7: election administration; chapter 8: influences on state elections; part iii: parties, interest groups, and media; chapter 9: state party organizations; chapter 10: interest groups and their influence; chapter 11: regulating interest groups in the states; chapter 12: media politics in the states; part iv: legislatures; chapter 13: history and development of state legislatures, 1619 to 1961; chapter 14: districting; chapter 15: legislative diversity; chapter 16: leadership and committee organization; chapter 17: legislative reform
  • Part v: executive branchchapter 18: gubernatorial backgrounds, history, elections, powers; chapter 19: bureaucracy; part vi: courts; chapter 20: organization and structure of state courts; chapter 21: judicial selection and retention of state court judges; chapter 22: specialization in the courts; chapter 23: courts and the initiative and referendum process; part vii: public policy; chapter 24: policy process in the states; chapter 25: innovations and diffusion; chapter 26: fiscal policy; chapter 27: moral issues; chapter 28: criminal justice policy and public safety in the american states
  • Chapter 29: education policychapter 30: environmental policy; chapter 31: health care; chapter 32: immigration; chapter 33: welfare; guide to information and data about the states; index
Control code
ocn861559307
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (481 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452276342
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861559307
Label
Guide to State Politics and Policy, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • State politics and policy-front cover; state politics and policy; summary table of contents; table of contents; about the editors; contributors; acknowledgments; introduction: the past, present, and future of state politics and policy research; part i: federalism; chapter 1: federalism and intergovernmental relations; chapter 2: the past, present, and future role of state constitutions; chapter 3: geography, political culture, and american politics; chapter 4: interstate interactions; part ii: elections and voter participation; chapter 5: democratic responsiveness
  • Chapter 6: initiative and referendumchapter 7: election administration; chapter 8: influences on state elections; part iii: parties, interest groups, and media; chapter 9: state party organizations; chapter 10: interest groups and their influence; chapter 11: regulating interest groups in the states; chapter 12: media politics in the states; part iv: legislatures; chapter 13: history and development of state legislatures, 1619 to 1961; chapter 14: districting; chapter 15: legislative diversity; chapter 16: leadership and committee organization; chapter 17: legislative reform
  • Part v: executive branchchapter 18: gubernatorial backgrounds, history, elections, powers; chapter 19: bureaucracy; part vi: courts; chapter 20: organization and structure of state courts; chapter 21: judicial selection and retention of state court judges; chapter 22: specialization in the courts; chapter 23: courts and the initiative and referendum process; part vii: public policy; chapter 24: policy process in the states; chapter 25: innovations and diffusion; chapter 26: fiscal policy; chapter 27: moral issues; chapter 28: criminal justice policy and public safety in the american states
  • Chapter 29: education policychapter 30: environmental policy; chapter 31: health care; chapter 32: immigration; chapter 33: welfare; guide to information and data about the states; index
Control code
ocn861559307
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (481 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452276342
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861559307

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