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The Resource American public policy : promise and performance, B. Guy Peters, University of Pittsburgh

American public policy : promise and performance, B. Guy Peters, University of Pittsburgh

Label
American public policy : promise and performance
Title
American public policy
Title remainder
promise and performance
Statement of responsibility
B. Guy Peters, University of Pittsburgh
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This updated edition of American Public Policy provides a comprehensive yet accessible overview of the policy-making process, from procedural approaches and policy instruments to in-depth analysis of specific policy issues. The Eleventh Edition considers how policy has been affected by recent economic and political developments. Not shying away from the complexity of governmental procedure, Peters ensures that the mechanisms of the policy process are understandable through insightful discussions of topical policy areas--back cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peters, B. Guy
Dewey number
320.60973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK271
LC item number
.P43 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political planning
  • Policy sciences
  • United States
Label
American public policy : promise and performance, B. Guy Peters, University of Pittsburgh
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2016
Bar code
31223127895788
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. The Nature of Public Policy : Chapter 1. What is Public Policy -- Chapter 2. The Structure of Policymaing in American Government -- Chapter 3. Explaining Policy Choices -- Part II. The Making of Public Policy : Chapter 4. Agenda Setting and Public Policy -- Chapter 5. Legitimating Policy Choices -- Chapter 6. Organizations and Implementation -- Chapter 7. Budgeting: Allocation and Public Policy -- Chapter 8. Evaluation and Policy Change -- Part III. Substantive Policy Issues : Chapter 9. Economic Policy -- Chapter 10. Tax Policy -- Chapter 11. Health Care Policies -- Chapter 12. Social Security and Welfare -- Chapter 13. Education Policy -- Chapter 14. Energy and the Environment -- Chapter 15. Defense and Law Enforecement -- Chapter 16. Social Values and Public Policy -- Part IV. Analyzing Public Policy : Chapter 17. Policy Analysis: Cost- Benefit Analysis and Ethical Analysis
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
11th edition.
Extent
xix, 551 pages
Isbn
9781506399584
Lccn
2018013122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029071575
Label
American public policy : promise and performance, B. Guy Peters, University of Pittsburgh
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2016
Bar code
31223127895788
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. The Nature of Public Policy : Chapter 1. What is Public Policy -- Chapter 2. The Structure of Policymaing in American Government -- Chapter 3. Explaining Policy Choices -- Part II. The Making of Public Policy : Chapter 4. Agenda Setting and Public Policy -- Chapter 5. Legitimating Policy Choices -- Chapter 6. Organizations and Implementation -- Chapter 7. Budgeting: Allocation and Public Policy -- Chapter 8. Evaluation and Policy Change -- Part III. Substantive Policy Issues : Chapter 9. Economic Policy -- Chapter 10. Tax Policy -- Chapter 11. Health Care Policies -- Chapter 12. Social Security and Welfare -- Chapter 13. Education Policy -- Chapter 14. Energy and the Environment -- Chapter 15. Defense and Law Enforecement -- Chapter 16. Social Values and Public Policy -- Part IV. Analyzing Public Policy : Chapter 17. Policy Analysis: Cost- Benefit Analysis and Ethical Analysis
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
11th edition.
Extent
xix, 551 pages
Isbn
9781506399584
Lccn
2018013122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029071575

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