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The best-kept secret : women, corporate lobbyists, policy, and power in the United States

Author: Denise Benoit
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2007.
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From lobbyists such as Jack Abramoff, to corporate executives, like Enron?s Kenneth Lay and Jeffrey Skilling, recent scandals dealing with politics and government have focused only on men at the top. But do these high-profile men accurately represent the gendered make up of corporate-government relations in the United States?. In this first in-depth look at the changing face of corporate lobbying, Denise Benoit  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Benoit, Denise, 1955-
Best-kept secret.
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2006031258
(OCoLC)71812688
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Denise Benoit
ISBN: 9780813541532 0813541530
OCLC Number: 190790369
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 166 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction --
From private to public interests : women's entrance into corporate lobbying --
The problem with no name. Women's interests, corporate power, and public policy --
Warm strings and hot topics at the tax alliance retreat : doing gender and doing business --
The costs and benefits of family ties --
Women, corporate lobbying, and power.
Responsibility: Denise Benoit.
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Taking a look at the changing face of corporate lobbying, this work shows how women who have historically worked mostly in policy areas relating to ""women's issues"" such as welfare, family, and  Read more...

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