Smoking and Politics: Bureaucracy Centered Policymaking (6th Edition)

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This brief, supplemental text is intended for  introductory courses in American government, or intermediate level courses on public policy, public administration, and administrative law. This new 6th edition is a now part of the Paul S. Herrnson (Editor) series Real Politics in America. Recognizing the centrality and complexity of modern bureaucracy public policy making, Smoking and Politics helps the reader understand why under our system of government tobacco is a legal and thriving industry despite the harms caused by using its products.

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This brief companion text considers why government agencies and bureaucracies have become important and how they operate in influencing and even creating public policy. It explores the processes of bureaucratic policy decision making by focusing on a single contemporary issue -- the regulation of cigarette smoking.

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