Public Policymaking Author : James E. Anderson Publisher : Cengage Learning Total Pages : 384 Release : 2014-01-01 ISBN 10 : 1285735285 ISBN 13 : 9781285735283 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Public Policymaking Book Description: To explain the fundamentals of public policy, this best-selling text focuses on the process behind the crafting of legislation. By examining the individual steps-from identifying a problem, to agenda setting, to evaluation, revision, or termination of a policy-students are able to see how different factors influence the creation of policy. Each chapter features at least one case study that illustrates how general ideas are applied to specific policy issues. This new Eighth Edition provides thoughtful updates based on the 2012 election and completely revised case studies. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.