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How to get into politics--and why : a reader

Author: Michael S Dukakis; Paul Simon
Publisher: Wilmington, MA : Great Source Education Group, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael S Dukakis; Paul Simon
ISBN: 0669467960 9780669467963
OCLC Number: 50596749
Notes: Includes index.
Description: v, 146 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
A fulfilling life / Michael Dukakis --
If you believe in something / Paul Simon --
Why get into politics? --
How and why I got into politics / Dick Armey --
To make a difference / Willie Brown --
Start now --
Starting in elementary school / Federico Peña --
"How did you get into politics?" / Al Simpson --
Pick a party --
The heart of political change / Dianne Feinstein --
A party that represented my beliefs / Kay Bailey Hutchison --
Become a student! --
From activist to elected office / Wilma Mankiller --
A diligent student / Ileana Ros-Lehtinen --
Volunteer --
Fighting a battle more than once / Elizabeth Dole --
Concentrate on one or two issues --
Champion of a cause / Barbara Roberts --
Governing with a vision / Stephen Goldsmith --
Expand your circle of experience --
and friends --
Reflections on a life of public service / by Mark O. Hatfield --
Going into politics / Patsy T. Mink --
Become more visible --
Gaining a foothold in Queens / Mario Cuomo --
"How do you type?" / Sandra Day O'Connor --
Select your target --
Free markets and less intervention / Phil Gramm --
Announce and then file your petitions --
Once I gained confidence / Susan Molinari --
My neighbors asked me to run / Carol Moseley-Braun --
The campaign --
How I got started in politics / Olympia J. Snowe --
Law of unintended circumstances / Patricia Schroeder.
Responsibility: [edited] by Michael Dukakis and Paul Simon.

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