Affirmative advocacy : race, class, and gender in interest group politics / Dara Z. Strolovitch

Author(s): Strolovitch, Dara Z
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Subjects: Pressure groups--United States
Minorities--United States--Political activity
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007
LC Classification: J, JK
Physical Description: xviii, 336 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Introduction 1
2. Closer to a pluralist heaven? 15
3. Intersectionality and representation 46
4. Trickle-down representation? 76
5. Tyranny of the minority? : institutional targets and advocacy strategies 128
6. Coalition and collaboration among advocacy organizations 174
7. Conclusion : affirmative advocacy 206
App. A. Study design : methodology and data collection 240
App. B. Survey questionnaire 249
App. C. Interview protocol 262
Notes: LCCN: 2006037083
ISBN: 9780226777405 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0226777405 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780226777412 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0226777413 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Yale University, 2002
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-318) and index
Contents: Introduction -- Closer to a pluralist heaven? -- Intersectionality and representation -- Trickle-down representation? -- Tyranny of the minority? institutional targets and advocacy strategies -- Coalition and collaboration among advocacy organizations -- Conclusion : affirmative advocacy -- Appendix A. Study design : methodology and data collection -- Appendix B. Survey questionnaire -- Appendix C. Interview protocol
OCLC Number: 76141711
ISBN/ISSN: 9780226777405
0226777405
9780226777412
0226777413