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Author Baumgartner, Frank R., 1958- author.

Title The politics of information : problem definition and the course of public policy in America / Frank R. Baumgartner and Bryan D. Jones.

Published Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  352.380973 BAUM    DUE 02-08-19
Physical description xiv, 231 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-223) and index.
Contents Search, information, and policy agendas -- Organizing for expertise or organizing for complexity? -- Information, search, and government -- The rise and decline of institutional information processing in the executive and legislative branches -- From clarity to complexity in Congress -- The search for information and the great new-issue expansion -- The thickening and broadening of government -- Rounding up the usual political suspects -- Organizing information and the transformation of U.S. policy making -- Organizing complexity.
Other author Jones, Bryan D., author.
Subject Federal government -- Information resources management -- United States.
Policy sciences -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-
ISBN 9780226198095