Politics in the American States

Politics in the American States

by Virginia Gray, Herbert Jacob, Russell L. Hanson
     
 

Politics in the American States is an essential source for anyone interested in state politics. Containing original research from the finest scholars in the field, it employs an empirical and comparative approach to survey the entire field of state politics. Now, in its seventh edition, Politics in the American States has been completely revised and updated to include… See more details below

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Politics in the American States is an essential source for anyone interested in state politics. Containing original research from the finest scholars in the field, it employs an empirical and comparative approach to survey the entire field of state politics. Now, in its seventh edition, Politics in the American States has been completely revised and updated to include important new scholarship, the most current census and electoral data, and new policy developments.

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Employs an empirical and comparative approach to survey the entire field of state politics, providing nuanced understanding of individual states along with rigorous analysis of the 50 states as a whole. Coverage includes intergovernmental relations, parties and elections, politics of taxing and spending, transforming state health and welfare programs, and family policy. This seventh edition incorporates current census and electoral data and new policy developments, and offers two new chapters on state legislature and the courts. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknew.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781568023427
Publisher:
Congressional Quarterly, Inc.
Publication date:
02/01/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
565
Product dimensions:
7.05(w) x 9.29(h) x 1.22(d)

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