3rd Edition

New York Politics
A Tale of Two States

ISBN 9780765600646
Published February 28, 2001 by Routledge
432 Pages

USD $160.00

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Book Description

This book discusses the patterns of cleavage and division in New York—regional, partisan, economic, and political—. It facilitates the New York citizens' understanding of their government, what's right about it, what's wrong, and what the individual citizen can do.

Table of Contents

1. The States of New York 2. New York in the Federal System 3. Parties, Politics, and Elections 4. Power, Pluralism, and the Permanent Government 5. The Living Constitution 6. Struggles for Power, Position, and Access 7. Making Public Policy 8. Taxing, Spending, and Public Policy Priorities 9. Epilogue

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Edward V. Schneier (Author) ,  Brian Murtaugh (Author)