4 edition of The social studies student investigates the legislative process found in the catalog.
The social studies student investigates the legislative process
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Ben Lewak ; illustrated by Nancy Lou Gaham.|
|Series||The Social studies student series|
|LC Classifications||JK1061 .L36|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||120 p. :|
|Number of Pages||120|
|LC Control Number||76018266|
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His research focuses on legislative politics and policymaking, especially the U.S. Congress. He is author of Legislating in the Dark (, University of Chicago Press) and of articles published in the Journal of Politics, Legislative Studies Quarterly, Perspectives on .