omitir hasta el contenido
American politics in the age of ignorance : why lawmakers choose belief over research Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano
Chequeando…

American politics in the age of ignorance : why lawmakers choose belief over research

Autor: David A Schultz
Editorial: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Serie: Palgrave pivot.
Edición/Formato:   Libro : Inglés (eng) : 1st edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Base de datos:WorldCat
Resumen:
State and local governments are often trumpeted as laboratories of democracy, capable of significant policy innovation and expertise. Yet the reality is that states more often than not repeatedly reenact failed policies that past research shows do not work. American Politics in the Age of Ignorance contends that policy making is shrouded in many myths and that policy makers often ignore ample research and evidence  Leer más
Calificación:

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Temas
Más materiales como éste

 

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…

Detalles

Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: David A Schultz
ISBN: 9781137308719 1137308710
Número OCLC: 824602861
Descripción: vi, 139 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contenido: States as Laboratories of Futility --
The Truth about Taxes: They Don't Matter Much --
Sportsfare: Welfare for Professional Sports --
Welfare Queens, Calculative Criminals, And the Myth of Homo Economicus --
Sending Signals: Illegal Immigrants and Teenage Sex --
Democracy is the Worst Form of Government --
Fool Me Twice, Shame on Me.
Título de la serie: Palgrave pivot.
Responsabilidad: David Schultz.

Resumen:

American Politics in the Age of Ignorance looks at ten policy myths and bad ideas that governments and public officials - most often conservatives - consistently repeat and re-enact. Acting on these  Leer más

Reseñas

Reseñas editoriales

Resumen de la editorial

"American Politics in the Age of Ignorance is simultaneously depressing, hopeful and engaging. Depressing because of its convincing arguments and examples that government policies are consistently Leer más

 
Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…

Etiquetas

Ser el primero.

Materiales similares

Temas relacionados:(4)

Listas de usuarios con este material (4)

Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Datos enlazados


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/824602861>
library:oclcnum"824602861"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/824602861>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"States as Laboratories of Futility -- The Truth about Taxes: They Don't Matter Much -- Sportsfare: Welfare for Professional Sports -- Welfare Queens, Calculative Criminals, And the Myth of Homo Economicus -- Sending Signals: Illegal Immigrants and Teenage Sex -- Democracy is the Worst Form of Government -- Fool Me Twice, Shame on Me."@en
schema:description"State and local governments are often trumpeted as laboratories of democracy, capable of significant policy innovation and expertise. Yet the reality is that states more often than not repeatedly reenact failed policies that past research shows do not work. American Politics in the Age of Ignorance contends that policy making is shrouded in many myths and that policy makers often ignore ample research and evidence when it comes to legislating on a range of issues. Examining such hot button issues as restricting immigration and welfare migration, seeking to lure businesses with tax breaks, and providing public subsidies for sports stadiums, this book catalogs a list of repeatedly enacted failed policies that public officials advocate, offering a critical and skeptical analysis of the policy process."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1169703800>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"American politics in the age of ignorance : why lawmakers choose belief over research"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.