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Knowledge, power, and the Congress /

William H. Robinson and Clay H. Wellborn, editors.

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Names: Robinson, William H. | Wellborn, Clay H.
Published: Washington, D.C. : United States Government Printing Office, 1991.
Topics: Policy sciences - Congresses. | Knowledge, Sociology of - Congresses. | Power (Social sciences) - Congresses. | Legislative bodies - Congresses. | Legislative power - Congresses. | Politikberatung. | Geschichte. | Kongress. | Geschichte. | Politikberatung. | United States. Congress - Congresses. | USA - Kongress. | USA. Congress.
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings. | KongreƟ - Washington (DC) - 1989.
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Introduction : the view from Capitol Hill / James C. Wright, Jr. -- Toward a legislature of the first kind / Theodore J. Lowi. Comment / Thomas S. Foley -- Knowledge, power, and the First Congress / Gordon S. Wood. Comment / Joseph Cooper. Comment / James Sterling Young -- The making of the modern Congress / Nelson W. Polsby. Comment / Frank Freidel. Comment / David Brady -- Informed legislation : policy research versus ordinary knowledge / Allen Schick. Comment / Carol H. Weiss. Comment / David E. Price -- Rational ignorance, professional research, and politicians' dilemmas / Mancur Olson. Comment / Newt Gingrich. Comment / Jodie T. Allen -- Knowledge, power, and national security / Ernest R. May. Comment / Stephen J. Solarz -- New directions in economic policy / Lawrence H. Summers. Comment / Isabel Sawhill. Comment / William A. Niskanen.
The debate over social policy : the larger issues / Nathan Glazer. Comment / Laurence E. Lynn, Jr. Comment / Richard P. Nathan -- Knowledge, power, and legislatures : a British perspective / Denis Healey -- Lessons from history : knowledge and power in national legislatures / Gordon A. Craig.

Table of Contents for: Knowledge, power, and the Congress