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Politics and policy in American states and communities

by Dennis L. Dresang

  • 21 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Pearson Longman in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • State governments -- United States.,
    • Local government -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDennis L. Dresang, James J. Gosling.
      ContributionsGosling, James J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2408 .D68 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 564 p. :
      Number of Pages564
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3688313M
      ISBN 10032112958X
      LC Control Number2003054534
      OCLC/WorldCa52334742

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      Contents Preface vii 1 Politics in States and Communities A Political Approach to States and Communities The Comparative Study of States and Communities Rankings of the States: Population Size and Projected Growth Rate Rankings of the States: Income and Education Race and Ethnicity Rankings of the States: Hispanic and African American.   More on: Politics and Government. United States. James Lindsay offers a timely and comprehensive examination of the role the modern Congress plays in foreign policy.

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