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American Government 2e

Suggestions for Further Study

American Government 2eSuggestions for Further Study

Alesina, Alberto and Howard Rosenthal. 1995. Partisan Politics, Divided Government and the Economy. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Baumgartner, Frank R. and Bryan D. Jones. 1993. Agendas and Instability in American Politics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Birkland, Thomas A. 1997. After Disaster: Agenda Setting, Public Policy, and Focusing Events. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press.

Glick, Henry R. 1992. The Right to Die: Policy Innovation and Its Consequences. New York: Columbia University Press.

Guell, Robert. 2014. Issues in Economics Today, 7th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Education.

Keech, William R. 1995. Economic Politics: The Costs of Democracy. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Kingdon, John W. 1995. Agendas, Alternatives and Public Policies, 2nd ed. New York: HarperCollins.

Lowi, Theodore J. 1969. The End of Liberalism: Ideology, Policy, and the Crisis of Public Authority. New York: W.W. Norton.

Pierson, Paul. 2004. Politics in Time: History, Institutions, and Social Analysis. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Riker, William H. 1986. The Art of Political Manipulation. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Robertson, David B. and Dennis R. Judd. 1989. The Development of American Public Policy: The Structure of Policy Restraint. Glenview, IL: Scott, Foresman.

Rochefort, David A. and Roger W. Cobb. 1994. The Politics of Problem Definition: Shaping the Policy Agenda. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas.

Sabatier, Paul A. 1999. Theories of the Policy Process. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.

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