Agendas, Alternatives, and Public Policies

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HarperCollins College Publishers, Jan 1, 1995 - Policy sciences. - 254 pages
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This text remains the authoritative work on agenda setting and policy formation. This report on original research includes many dow-to-earth illustrations and quotations from interviews, creating enjoyable and informative reading for undergraduate students.

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User Review  - Christina_E_Mitchell - LibraryThing

And, so it was another day in the reading of a doctoral student. I actually think it is a profound blueprint for how decisions are made in Washington. If you are an advocate or a member of a nonprofit ... Read full review

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User Review  - tsryan - LibraryThing

This book is unlikely to excite too many readers, but for anyone interested in learning more about the mechanisms through which issues become part of the policy agenda, this is an important classic. Read full review

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About the author (1995)

John W. Kingdon has taught political science at the University of Michigan since 1965 and is the author of numerous books.

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