The Resource The trouble with government, Derek Bok

The trouble with government, Derek Bok

Label
The trouble with government
Title
The trouble with government
Statement of responsibility
Derek Bok
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bok, Derek Curtis
Dewey number
  • 306/.0973
  • 320.97309045
Index
index present
LC call number
JK468.P64
LC item number
B66 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political planning
  • United States
  • United States
  • Politique publique
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Federale regering
  • Overheidsbeleid
  • Sociale politiek
  • Politieke attituden
  • Politieke participatie
  • United States
  • United States
  • USA
  • Sozialpolitik
Label
The trouble with government, Derek Bok
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Is America on the wrong track? -- The role of government -- The usual suspects -- What do we need to explain? -- Why legislation is often badly designed -- Why regulation makes so many people angry -- Why working people and the poor do badly -- Bringing government closer to the people -- Reforming bureaucracy -- Campaign finance reform -- Toward more coherent legislation -- Improving regulation -- Engaging citizens of modest means -- How much influence do citizens have? -- How capable are Americans of self-government? -- The ambitions and realities of civic participation -- Building citizenship
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 493 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036964484
Label
The trouble with government, Derek Bok
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Is America on the wrong track? -- The role of government -- The usual suspects -- What do we need to explain? -- Why legislation is often badly designed -- Why regulation makes so many people angry -- Why working people and the poor do badly -- Bringing government closer to the people -- Reforming bureaucracy -- Campaign finance reform -- Toward more coherent legislation -- Improving regulation -- Engaging citizens of modest means -- How much influence do citizens have? -- How capable are Americans of self-government? -- The ambitions and realities of civic participation -- Building citizenship
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 493 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036964484

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