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Minnesota politics & government

Minnesota politics & government

Author: Daniel J Elazar; Virginia Gray; Wyman Spano
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1999.
Series: Politics and governments of the American states.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
For the first time in decades, here is an in-depth look at Minnesota government and politics, providing useful overview of the history, structure, and distinctive characteristics of the political system in the North Star State.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Elazar, Daniel Judah.
Minnesota politics & government.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1999
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel J Elazar; Virginia Gray; Wyman Spano
ISBN: 0803218524 9780803218529 0803267142 9780803267145
OCLC Number: 40940028
Description: xxx, 259 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: ch. 1. Minnesota as a polity --
ch. 2. Epitome of the moralistic political culture --
ch. 3. Minnesota's constitution --
ch. 4. Public opinion, political participation, and lobbying --
ch. 5. Political parties, elections, and campaign finance --
ch. 6. State legislature --
ch. 7. Minnesota's governors and the executive branch --
ch. 8. Minnesota's courts --
ch. 9. Minnesota and the Federal system --
ch. 10. Public policy --
ch. 11. Local governments and other partners of the state --
ch. 12. Continuing traditions and emerging issues.
Series Title: Politics and governments of the American states.
Other Titles: Minnesota politics and government
Responsibility: Daniel J. Elazar, Virginia Gray, and Wyman Spano.
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