Developing interests : organizational change and the politics of advocacy / McGee Young.
By: Young, McGee.Material type: TextSeries: Studies in government and public policy: Publisher: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2010Description: xvi, 211 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780700617036 (cloth : alk. paper); 0700617035 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780700617043 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0700617043 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Pressure groups -- United States | Pressure groups -- United States -- Case studies | Lobbying -- United States | Lobbying -- United States -- Case studies | Business and politics -- United States | Small business -- United States | Businesspeople -- Political activity -- United States | Environmentalism -- United States | Environmental protection -- United States -- Societies, etcDDC classification: 322.4/30973
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
The logic of interest group development -- The rise of small business associations -- Declining fortunes of small business -- Organizational transformation and the rebirth of small business -- Origins of the Sierra Club and the Natural Resources Defense Council -- Surviving the tension between institutional change and organizational development -- The trappings of modern environmentalism -- Interest groups, case studies, public policy, and political theory.