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Title Moral controversies in American politics [electronic resource] : cases in social regulatory policy / Raymond Tatalovich, Byron W. Daynes, editors ; with a foreword by Theodore J. Lowi.
Imprint Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©1998.

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Subject Public policy (Law) -- United States.
Social norms -- Case studies.
Civil rights -- United States -- Case studies.
Social values -- United States -- Case studies.
United States -- Social policy -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Case studies.
Alt Name Tatalovich, Raymond.
Daynes, Byron W.
Alternate Title Social regulatory policy.
Description 1 online resource (xxxiv, 283 pages)
Note Rev. and expanded ed. of: Social regulatory policy. 1988.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Foreword : New dimensions in policy and politics / Theodore J. Lowi -- Introduction : Social regulations and moral conflict / Raymond Tatalovich and Byron W. Daynes -- Abortion : prochoice versus prolife / Ruth Ann Strickland -- Affirmative action : minority rights or reverse discrimination? / Gary C. Bryner -- Death penalty : crime deterrent or legalized homicide? / Mary Ann E. Steger and Brent S. Steel -- Gay rights : lifestyle or immorality? / Margaret Ellis -- God or country : debating religion in public life / Ted G. Jelen -- Gun control : constitutional mandate or myth? / Robert J. Spitzer --Official language : English-only versus English-plus / Raymond Tatalovich -- Pornography : freedom of expression or sexual degradation? / Byron W. Daynes -- Conclusion : The social regulatory policy process / Raymond Tatalovich and Byron W. Daynes.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Description based on print version record.
ISBN 0585180431 (electronic bk.)
9780585180434 (electronic bk.)
1563249936 (alk. paper)
1563249944 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781563249938 (alk. paper)
9781563249945 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 44955353
Additional Format Print version: Moral controversies in American politics. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©1998 1563249936 (DLC) 97035839 (OCoLC)37418387
Table of Contents
 About the Editors and Contributors 
 List of Tables and Figures 
 Foreword: New Dimensions in Policy and Politics / Theodore J. Lowi 
 Introduction: Social Regulations and Moral Conflict / Raymond Tatalovich, Byron W. Daynes 
1Abortion: Prochoice versus Prolife / Ruth Ann Strickland3
2Affirmative Action: Minority Rights or Reverse Discrimination? / Gary C. Bryner37
3Death Penalty: Crime Deterrent or Legalized Homicide? / Mary Ann E. Steger, Brent S. Steel70
4Gay Rights: Lifestyle or Immorality? / Margaret Ellis104
5God or Country: Debating Religion in Public Life / Ted G. Jelen135
6Gun Control: Constitutional Mandate or Myth? / Robert J. Spitzer164
7Official Language: English-Only versus English-Plus / Raymond Tatalovich196
8Pornography: Freedom of Expression of Sexual Degradation? / Byron W. Daynes221
 Conclusion: The Social Regulatory Policy Process / Raymond Tatalovich, Byron W. Daynes258
 Case Index271
 General Index275