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Author Mero, John C., author

Title Under the influence : a case study of the Elks, MADD, and DUI policy / John C. Mero
Published Lanham, Maryland : University Press of America, [2015]


Description 1 online resource (xi, 139 pages)
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Elks, MADD, and DUI Policy: A Line of Inquiry? -- Part I -- 2. From Jolly Corks to Elks -- 3. Elk Lodge Bar -- 4. American Fraternal Associations and the Elks -- Part II -- 5. Origin and Growth of MADD -- 6. Interest Groups, Professional Advocacy Groups, and MADD -- Part III -- 7. MADD on the Rise: Leveraging State Action to Enact DUI Policy -- 8. Elks in Decline: How DUI Policy and Other Factors Affect Association Membership -- 9. Why Is the Decline of the Elks Important? -- Part IV -- 10. Conclusion
Summary "Examines how the Elks, one of the oldest lodge-based voluntary associations in America, may have been impacted by government policies such as DUI laws"--Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-135) and index
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Subject Elks (Fraternal order)
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (Organization)
Elks (Fraternal order)
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (Organization)
Drunk driving -- United States
Drunk driving -- Law and legislation -- United States
Public interest groups -- Political aspects -- United States
Manners and customs.
Drunk driving.
Drunk driving -- Law and legislation.
United States -- Social life and customs.
United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2021676248
ISBN 9780761865605