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Pressure groups & lobbying books

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Organizing for Collective Action The Political Economies of Associations by David Knoke Organizing for Collective Action The Political Economies of Associations

Organizing for Collective Action investigates the political and economic behaviors of national associations, including trade associations, professional societies, labor unions, and public interest groups. It focuses upon the ways that these organizations acquire resources and allocate them to various collective...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/02/2018

Radicals by Jamie Bartlett Radicals

What was once considered extreme is now the mainstream. But what is life like on the political fringes? What is the real power of radicals? This book takes you in the worlds of the innovators, disruptors, idealists and extremists who...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2018

What Women Want An Agenda for the Women's Movement by Deborah L. (Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law, Stanford University) Rhode What Women Want An Agenda for the Women's Movement
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What Women Want comprehensively analyzes the challenges the feminist movement faces today and puts forward a new policy agenda for women.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Strange Bedfellows Interest Group Coalitions, Diverse Partners, and Influence in American Social Policy by Robin Phinney Strange Bedfellows Interest Group Coalitions, Diverse Partners, and Influence in American Social Policy

This book develops a new theory of collaborative lobbying and influence to explain how antipoverty advocates gain influence in American social policymaking.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/06/2017

Counter-Recruitment and the Campaign to Demilitarize Public Schools by Scott Harding, Seth Kershner Counter-Recruitment and the Campaign to Demilitarize Public Schools
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The United States is one of the only developed countries to allow a military presence in public schools, including an active role for military recruiters.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/05/2017

Radicals by Jamie Bartlett Radicals

In the last few years the world has changed in unexpected ways. The power of radical ideas and groups is growing. But what is life like on the political fringes? What is the real power of radicals? This is an...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/05/2017

Radicals by Jamie Bartlett Radicals

In the last few years the world has changed in unexpected ways. The power of radical ideas and groups is growing. What was once considered extreme is now the mainstream. What is the real power of radicals? This is an...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/05/2017

The Life and Death of ACT UP/LA Anti-AIDS Activism in Los Angeles from the 1980s to the 2000s by Benita (Binghamton University, State University of New York) Roth The Life and Death of ACT UP/LA Anti-AIDS Activism in Los Angeles from the 1980s to the 2000s
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This book examines ACT UP/LA and their activities protesting against government neglect of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s and 1990s.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/05/2017

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The Interest Group Society by Jeffrey M. Berry, Clyde Wilcox The Interest Group Society
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Fifth edition published by Pearson Education, Inc. 2009 --T.p. verso.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

The Interest Group Society by Jeffrey M. Berry, Clyde Wilcox The Interest Group Society
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Fifth edition published by Pearson Education, Inc. 2009 --T.p. verso.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

The Society of the Cincinnati Conspiracy and Distrust in Early America by Markus (University of Munich) Hunemorder The Society of the Cincinnati Conspiracy and Distrust in Early America


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/03/2018

In Defence of American Liberties History of the A.C.L.U. by Samuel Walker In Defence of American Liberties History of the A.C.L.U.

A history of the American Civil Liberties Union. It recounts the ACLU's stormy history since its founding in 1920 to fight for free speech and explores its involvement in some of the most famous causes in American history, including the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2018

Lobbying for the People The Political Behavior of Public Interest Groups by Jeffrey M. Berry Lobbying for the People The Political Behavior of Public Interest Groups

In recent years there has been growing recognition of the role played in American politics by groups such as Common Cause, the Sierra Club, and Zero Population Growth. This book considers their work in terms of their origins and development,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2018

Striking Women Struggles & Strategies of South Asian Women Workers from Grunwick to Gate Gourmet by Anitha Sundari, Ruth Pearson Striking Women Struggles & Strategies of South Asian Women Workers from Grunwick to Gate Gourmet
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Who were the women who fought back at Grunwick and Gate Gourmet? Striking Women gives a voice to the women involved as they discuss their lives, their work and their trade unions.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/03/2018

Interest Group Politics in America by Ronald J. Hrebenar Interest Group Politics in America

Special-interest lobbying is one of the most controversial activities in American politics-indeed, groups have been to lobby against it. But, despite campaign finance reform efforts and occasional reprimands or even prosecutions, the importance of special-interest money, its influence in politics,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2018

Lobbying The Dark Side of Politics by Wyn Grant Lobbying The Dark Side of Politics

This book assesses the challenges that lobbying, particularly by big business and 'lobbyists for hire' poses for democracy and suggests how it can be effectively regulated. -- .
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/03/2018

The Politics of Think Tanks in Europe by Jesper Dahl (Roskilde University, Denmark.) Kelstrup The Politics of Think Tanks in Europe
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In the 21st century, think tanks have become more than a buzzword in European public discourse. They now play important roles in the policy-making process by providing applied research, building networks and advocating policies. The book studies the development of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Other books in this genre

The Life and Death of ACT UP/LA Anti-AIDS Activism in Los Angeles from the 1980s to the 2000s by Benita (Binghamton University, State University of New York) Roth The Life and Death of ACT UP/LA Anti-AIDS Activism in Los Angeles from the 1980s to the 2000s
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This book examines ACT UP/LA and their activities protesting against government neglect of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s and 1990s.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/05/2017

Lobbying for Change Find Your Voice to Create a Better Society by Alberto Alemanno Lobbying for Change Find Your Voice to Create a Better Society

'We need effective citizen-lobbyists - not just likers, followers or even marchers - more than ever. I have no hesitation in lobbying you to read this book.' Bill Emmott, former editor in chief, the Economist Many democratic societies are experiencing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

The Trump Survival Guide Everything You Need to Know About Living Through What You Hoped Would Never Happen by Gene Stone The Trump Survival Guide Everything You Need to Know About Living Through What You Hoped Would Never Happen

Now, Gene Stone, author of The Bush Survival Bible, offers invaluable guidance and concrete solutions they can use to make a difference in this serious call-to-arms-showing them how to move from anger and despair to activism as the Trump presidency...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/01/2017

Lobbycratic Governance How to Limit the Power Technocrats & Lobbyists Exercise Over Public Policy by Godfrey Harris Lobbycratic Governance How to Limit the Power Technocrats & Lobbyists Exercise Over Public Policy


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2017

Lobbying in the European Parliament The Battle for Influence by Maja Kluger Rasmussen Lobbying in the European Parliament The Battle for Influence

This book explains when and how interest groups are influential in the European Parliament, which has become one of the most important lobbying venues in the EU. This book will be of use to students and scholars interested in EU...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2016

The Social Process of Lobbying Cooperation or Collusion? by John C. (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA.) Scott The Social Process of Lobbying Cooperation or Collusion?
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Despite a wealth of theorizing and research about each concept, lobbying and norms still raise a number of interesting issues. Why do lobbyists and politicians engage in cooperative behavior? How does cooperative behavior in lobbying affect policy making? If democratic...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/11/2016

Disability Rights Advocacy Online Voice, Empowerment and Global Connectivity by Filippo (American University, USA) Trevisan Disability Rights Advocacy Online Voice, Empowerment and Global Connectivity
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Disability rights advocates in the United Kingdom and the United States recently embraced new media technologies in unexpected and innovative ways. This book sheds light on this process of renewal and asks whether the digitalisation of disability rights advocacy can...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/10/2016

Private Foundations and Development Partnerships American Philanthropy and Global Development Agendas by Michael (Manchester Business School) Moran Private Foundations and Development Partnerships American Philanthropy and Global Development Agendas

This book explores the influence of private United States (US) philanthropic foundations in the governance of global problems. Through a close scrutiny of four high profile case studies of public-private collaboration, the work addresses the vacuum present in global governance...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/10/2016

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