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Title Interest group politics / edited by Allan J. Cigler, Burdett A. Loomis.
Imprint Washington, DC : CQ Press, [1998]
Edition Fifth edition.

Subject Pressure groups -- United States.
Alt Name Cigler, Allan J., 1943-
Loomis, Burdett A., 1945-
Description x, 422 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Edition Fifth edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 1568021593 (pbk.)
OCLC # 39477869
Table of Contents
1Introduction: The Changing Nature of Interest Group Politics / Burdett A. Loomis, Allan J. Cigler1
2Interest Group Recruiting: Finding Members and Keeping Them / Paul E. Johnson35
3Corporate Philanthropy in a Political Fishbowl: Perils and Possibilities / Anthony J. Nownes, Allan J. Cigler63
4Taking Organization Seriously: The Structure of Interest Group Influence / Brian Anderson, Burdett A. Loomis83
5The Washington Higher Education Community: Moving Beyond Lobbying 101 / Constance E. Cook97
6The Political Firepower of the National Rifle Association / Kelly Patterson119
7Parties and Interest Groups in Postreform Congressional Elections / Paul S. Herrnson145
8Thunder on the Right? Religious Interest Group Mobilization in the 1996 Election [et al.] / James L. Guth, Lyman A. Kellstedt, Corwin E. Smidt169
9Political Action Committees and Campaign Finance / M. Margaret Conway, Joanne Connor Green193
10Lobbying Friends and Foes in Washington / Beth L. Leech, Frank R. Baumgartner217
11Advocates and Analysts: Think Tanks and the Politicization of Expertise / Andrew Rich, R. Kent Weaver235
12Reverse Lobbying: Interest Group Mobilization from the White House and the Hill / Ronald G. Shaiko255
13Instrumental versus Expressive Group Politics: The National Endowment for the Arts / Robert H. Salisbury, Lauretta Conklin283
14Culture Wars on the Frontier: Interests, Values, and Policy Narratives in Public Lands Politics / John Tierney, William Frasure303
15Abortion Interests: From the Usual Suspects to Expanded Coalitions / Laura R. Woliver327
16Lobbying the Public: All-Directional Advocacy / William P. Browne343
17All in the Family? Interest Groups and Foreign Policy / Eric M. Uslaner365
18From Big Bird to Bill Gates: Organized Interests and the Emergence of Hyperpolitics / Allan J. Cigler, Burdett A. Loomis389