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Author Berkman, Michael B., 1960-

Title Ten thousand democracies [electronic resource] : politics and public opinion in America's school districts / Michael B. Berkman, Eric Plutzer.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xix, 206 p. : ill.
Series American governance and public policy series
American governance and public policy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-197) and index.
Contents Policy responsiveness in American school districts -- Financing public education -- Public opinion and Americans' commitment to educational spending -- Direct democracy, indirect democracy, and policy responsiveness -- Voting rights, electoral systems, and policy responsiveness -- Teacher's unions in state and local politics -- The gray peril reconsidered -- The democratic control of American school boards.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject School districts -- United States.
Education -- Political aspects -- United States.
Education -- United States -- Public opinion.
Public opinion -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Plutzer, Eric.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 1589010760 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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