Consumer politics : protecting public interests on Capitol Hill /

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Author / Creator:Maney, Ardith
Imprint:Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1994.
Description:viii, 192 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Series:Contributions in political science, 0147-1066 ; no. 343
Subject:Consumer protection -- United States
Consumer protection.
United States.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1603312
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Other authors / contributors:Bykerk, Loree Gerdes
ISBN:0313264287 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-177) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Introduction Interests, Activists, and Institutions
  • Consumers and the Public
  • Interest Business and the American State Congress and Consumer
  • Politics Consumer Advocacy on Capitol Hill
  • Consumer Policy in a De-Regulatory Era Civic Outcomes
  • Classic Consumer Protection Economic Regulation
  • High Politics
  • Conclusion
  • References
  • Index