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The Resource Principles and practice of American politics : classic and contemporary readings, edited by Samuel Kernell, Steven S. Smith

Principles and practice of American politics : classic and contemporary readings, edited by Samuel Kernell, Steven S. Smith

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Principles and practice of American politics : classic and contemporary readings
Title
Principles and practice of American politics
Title remainder
classic and contemporary readings
Statement of responsibility
edited by Samuel Kernell, Steven S. Smith
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.973
Index
no index present
LC call number
JK21
LC item number
.P76 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1945-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kernell, Samuel
  • Smith, Steven S.
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  • Political culture
  • United States
Label
Principles and practice of American politics : classic and contemporary readings, edited by Samuel Kernell, Steven S. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Designing institutions. from The logic of collective action / Mancur Olson, Jr. -- from Analyzing politics / Kenneth A. Shepsle and Mark S. Bonchek -- Everything must go! / Beth Dickey -- The tragedy of the commons / Garrett Hardin -- Quotas might save both fish and fishers / John McQuaid -- The prosperous community : social capital and public life / Robert D. Putnam -- 2. The constitutional framework. James Madison explains the Constitution to Thomas Jefferson -- Trading votes at the Constitutional Convention / William Riker -- 3. Federalism. The rediscovery of American federalism / Samuel Beer -- Federalism as an ideal political order and an objective for constitutional reform / James M. Buchanan -- Beyond the welfare clock / Jonathan Walters -- The federalization of criminal laws / John J. Mountjoy -- 4. Civil rights. Understanding Whites' resistance to affirmative action / Laura Stoker -- Desegregation is dead / Megan Twohey -- High court upholds minority districts / Caroline E. Brown -- 5. Civil liberties. The mysterious case of establishment clause litigation : how organized litigants foiled legal change / Joseph F. Kobylka -- The real world of constitutional rights : the Supreme Court and the implementation of the abortion decisions / Gerald N. Rosenberg -- Privacy, please : thinking about troublesome concept / Richard A. Epstein -- 6. Congress. The Senate in bicameral perspective / Richard F. Fenno, Jr. -- from Congress : the electoral connection / David R. Mayhew -- Party leaders and the new legislative process / Barbara Sinclair -- Toward more accountable members / Fred R. Harris -- 7. The presidency. from Presidential power / Richard E. Neustadt -- from Going public / Samuel Kernall -- What seemed like a good idea haunts the GOP establishment / Gerald B. Seib and John Harwood -- 8. The bureaucracy. from Bureaucracy : what government agencies do and why they do it / James Q. Wilson -- The politics of bureaucratic structure / Terry M. Moe -- from The true size of government / Paul C. Light -- 9. The judiciary. from The choices justices make / Lee Epstein and Jack Knight -- from The Supreme Court / Lawrence Baum -- Why it's getting harder to appoint judges / Stuart Taylor Jr. -- 10. Public opinion. Analyzing and interpreting polls / Herbert Asher -- Gender and public opinion / Kristi Anderson -- Disconnected politics : public opinion and residents / Lyn Ragsdale -- Dynamic representation / James A. Stimson, Michael B. MacKuen, and Robert S. Erikson -- Poll positions : leaders overdependence on public opinion / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- 11. Voting, campaigns, and elections. from The reasoning voter / Samuel L. Popkin -- Rules of the game / James A. Barnes -- Should election day be a holiday? / Martin P. Wattenberg -- 12. Political parties. from Why parties / John H. Aldrich -- National party organizations at the century's end / Paul S. Herrnson -- Of political parties great and small / Everett Carll Ladd -- 13. Interest groups. The scope and bias of the pressure system / E.E. Schattschneider -- The evolution of interest groups / John R. Right -- From Big Bird to Bill Gates : organized interests and the emergence of hyperpolitics / Allan J. Cigler and Burdett A. Loomis -- The money culture / Elizabeth Drew -- 14. The news media. Is journalism hopelessly cynical? / Michael Schudson -- Market research and the audience for political news / Doug Underwood -- Beaten : Washington bureaus have largely abandoned agencies / John Herbers and James McCartney -- Low score / James B. Kelleher
Control code
43411435
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 785 pages
Isbn
9781568025773
Lccn
00024984
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Principles and practice of American politics : classic and contemporary readings, edited by Samuel Kernell, Steven S. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Designing institutions. from The logic of collective action / Mancur Olson, Jr. -- from Analyzing politics / Kenneth A. Shepsle and Mark S. Bonchek -- Everything must go! / Beth Dickey -- The tragedy of the commons / Garrett Hardin -- Quotas might save both fish and fishers / John McQuaid -- The prosperous community : social capital and public life / Robert D. Putnam -- 2. The constitutional framework. James Madison explains the Constitution to Thomas Jefferson -- Trading votes at the Constitutional Convention / William Riker -- 3. Federalism. The rediscovery of American federalism / Samuel Beer -- Federalism as an ideal political order and an objective for constitutional reform / James M. Buchanan -- Beyond the welfare clock / Jonathan Walters -- The federalization of criminal laws / John J. Mountjoy -- 4. Civil rights. Understanding Whites' resistance to affirmative action / Laura Stoker -- Desegregation is dead / Megan Twohey -- High court upholds minority districts / Caroline E. Brown -- 5. Civil liberties. The mysterious case of establishment clause litigation : how organized litigants foiled legal change / Joseph F. Kobylka -- The real world of constitutional rights : the Supreme Court and the implementation of the abortion decisions / Gerald N. Rosenberg -- Privacy, please : thinking about troublesome concept / Richard A. Epstein -- 6. Congress. The Senate in bicameral perspective / Richard F. Fenno, Jr. -- from Congress : the electoral connection / David R. Mayhew -- Party leaders and the new legislative process / Barbara Sinclair -- Toward more accountable members / Fred R. Harris -- 7. The presidency. from Presidential power / Richard E. Neustadt -- from Going public / Samuel Kernall -- What seemed like a good idea haunts the GOP establishment / Gerald B. Seib and John Harwood -- 8. The bureaucracy. from Bureaucracy : what government agencies do and why they do it / James Q. Wilson -- The politics of bureaucratic structure / Terry M. Moe -- from The true size of government / Paul C. Light -- 9. The judiciary. from The choices justices make / Lee Epstein and Jack Knight -- from The Supreme Court / Lawrence Baum -- Why it's getting harder to appoint judges / Stuart Taylor Jr. -- 10. Public opinion. Analyzing and interpreting polls / Herbert Asher -- Gender and public opinion / Kristi Anderson -- Disconnected politics : public opinion and residents / Lyn Ragsdale -- Dynamic representation / James A. Stimson, Michael B. MacKuen, and Robert S. Erikson -- Poll positions : leaders overdependence on public opinion / Jean Bethke Elshtain -- 11. Voting, campaigns, and elections. from The reasoning voter / Samuel L. Popkin -- Rules of the game / James A. Barnes -- Should election day be a holiday? / Martin P. Wattenberg -- 12. Political parties. from Why parties / John H. Aldrich -- National party organizations at the century's end / Paul S. Herrnson -- Of political parties great and small / Everett Carll Ladd -- 13. Interest groups. The scope and bias of the pressure system / E.E. Schattschneider -- The evolution of interest groups / John R. Right -- From Big Bird to Bill Gates : organized interests and the emergence of hyperpolitics / Allan J. Cigler and Burdett A. Loomis -- The money culture / Elizabeth Drew -- 14. The news media. Is journalism hopelessly cynical? / Michael Schudson -- Market research and the audience for political news / Doug Underwood -- Beaten : Washington bureaus have largely abandoned agencies / John Herbers and James McCartney -- Low score / James B. Kelleher
Control code
43411435
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 785 pages
Isbn
9781568025773
Lccn
00024984
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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