Deliberative Choices: Debating Public Policy in Congress

by

Write The First Customer Review

The task of deliberating public policy falls preeminently to Congress. But decisions on matters ranging from budget deficits to the war with Iraq, among others, raise serious doubts about its performance. In "Deliberative Choices," Gary Mucciaroni and Paul J. Quirk assess congressional deliberation by analyzing debate on the House and Senate floors. Does debate genuinely inform members of Congress and the public? Or does it mostly mislead and manipulate them? Mucciaroni and Quirk argue that in fashioning the claims they ...

Deliberative Choices: Debating Public Policy in Congress 2006, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226544076

Annotated

Trade paperback

Select
Deliberative Choices: Debating Public Policy in Congress 2006, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226544069

Hardcover

Select