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Author Smith, Martin J. (Martin John), 1961-

Title Pressure, power, and policy : state autonomy and policy networks in Britain and the United States / Martin J. Smith
Published Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1993]


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Description ix, 262 pages ; 25 cm
Series Pitt series in policy and institutional studies
Pitt series in policy and institutional studies.
Contents 1. Pressure Groups and Policy-Making -- 2. Pluralism, Corporatism and Marxism: Traditional Approaches to State/Group Relations -- 3. State Autonomy and Policy Networks: Reconceptualising State/Group Relations -- 4. Social Change, Ideology and Pressure Groups: How Policy Networks Change -- 5. Agricultural Policy: The Paradigm Policy Community -- 6. Business and Public Policy: The Problem of Business Policy Networks -- 7. Professional Power: The Doctors and Health Policy -- 8. Public Interest Groups and Policy Networks: The Case of Consumer Policy -- 9. Pressure Groups, Policy Networks and the State
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-256) and index
Subject Policy networks.
Pressure groups -- Great Britain -- Case studies.
Pressure groups -- United States -- Case studies.
Pressure groups.
LC no. 93060585
ISBN 0822937786
0822955229 (paperback)