Lobbying and policy change : who wins, who loses, and why / Frank R. Baumgartner ... [et al.].Material type: BookPublisher: Chicago, Ill. ; London, U. K. : The University of Chicago Press, c2009Description: xiv, 341 p. : ill., charts, graphs, tables ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780226039442.Subject(s): Lobbying -- United States | Political planning -- United States | United States -- Politics and government -- 21st centuryDDC classification: 320.60973 B348
December 2009 Selected Accessions List.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -326) and index.
Advocacy, public policy, and policy change -- Incrementalism and the status quo -- Structure or chaos? -- Opposition and obstacles -- Partisanship and elections -- Strategic choices -- Arguments -- Tactics -- Washington: the real no-spin zone -- Does money buy public policy? -- Policy outcomes -- Rethinking policy change.