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Lobbying for the people : the political behavior of public interest groups, Jeffrey M. Berry

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Lobbying for the people : the political behavior of public interest groups
Title
Lobbying for the people
Title remainder
the political behavior of public interest groups
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey M. Berry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In recent years there has been growing recognition of the role played in American politics by groups such as Common Cause, the Sierra Club, and Zero Population Growth. This book considers their work in terms of their origins and development, resources, patterns of recruitment, decision-making processes, and lobbying tactics. How do public interest groups select the issues on which they work? How do they allocate their resources? How do they choose strategies for influencing the federal government? Professor Berry examines these questions, focusing in particular on the process by which organi
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1948-
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Berry, Jeffrey M.
Dewey number
322.4/3/0973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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Public interest groups
Label
Lobbying for the people : the political behavior of public interest groups, Jeffrey M. Berry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The origins and maintenance of public interest organizations -- Organizational resources -- Public interest representatives -- Speaking for those who can't: the fund for animals -- "Fighting the fights that others don't": the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom -- Communication and decision making -- The tactics of advocacy ... -- ... And the strategies of influence -- Public interest groups and the governmental process
Control code
ocn905862728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400867301
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905862728
Label
Lobbying for the people : the political behavior of public interest groups, Jeffrey M. Berry
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The origins and maintenance of public interest organizations -- Organizational resources -- Public interest representatives -- Speaking for those who can't: the fund for animals -- "Fighting the fights that others don't": the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom -- Communication and decision making -- The tactics of advocacy ... -- ... And the strategies of influence -- Public interest groups and the governmental process
Control code
ocn905862728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400867301
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905862728

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