Comparing Legislatures available in Paperback
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This book focuses on the U.S. Congress, the British parliament, the German Bundestag and the Kenyan National Assembly. It analyzes how legislatures develop, how they are constituted, and what functions they perform. It also examines the recruitment of their members, their internal organization and decision-making processes, and their linkages to the surrounding political environment. Aimed at helping the political science or government student understand the principal varieties of representative assemblies and be able to identify characteristics common to them all. Originally published by Little, Brown and Company in 1979.
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About the Author
Gerhard Loewenberg is Professor of Political Science and Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Iowa. Samuel C. Patterson is Professor of Political Science at Ohio State University.