Lecture Notes for POLS 2302 - American Public Policy: Online Only at Texas Tech (TTU)

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Material Type:Review Sheet
Class:POLS 2302 - American Public Policy: Online Only
University:Texas Tech University
Term:Fall 2009
  • Policy Implementation
  • British Monarchy
  • Political Climate
  • Biological Model
  • Public Policies
  • Direct Lobbying
  • Separation of Powers
  • Elite Theory
  • Institutional
  • Centralization Vs. Decentralization
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Government - institutions and political processes through which public policy choices are made . federalism - sharing authority between nation, states, and local government Politics - the exercise of power in society; processes through which policies are formulated; also related to the electoral process Political Analysis - Examination of components of public policy, policy process, or both Policy . a purposive course of action that an individual or group consistently follows in dealing with a problem . a standing decision characterized by behavioral consistency and repetitiveness on the part of both those who make it and abide by it . an instrument through which societies regulate themselves and attempt to channel human behavior in acceptable directions . policy outputs - the formal actions that governments take to pursue their goals . policy outcomes - the effects such actions actually have on society Elements of Public Policy 1. Goals - stated ends to be achieved 2. Plans or proposals ...

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