This book is a comprehensive guidebook to understanding and participating in the debate over American public affairs decision making. Authors with diverse backgrounds offer a multi-faceted perspective on the policy problems covering the economic, political, and social agenda of the U.S. Balances detailed descriptions of policy problems with the consideration of possible solutions. Takes a global perspective in examining the processes by which policies are created, managed, and changed. Highlights the role of government agencies and bureaucracies along with non-governmental organizations. Offers a supporting Web site at http://indiana.edu/~pubpol that provides data updates, discussion questions, and supporting material. For anyone interested in learning more about the formation and implementation of American public policy.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130223611