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PPPA 8380 Policy and Politics in American Institutions: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

PPPA 8380 Required Course Readings

The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Arnstein, S. R. (1969). A ladder of citizen participation. Journal of the American Institute of Planners35(4), 216–224. doi:10.1080/01944366908977225

Clemmitt, M. (2012, July 13). Privatizing the military. CQ Researcher, 22(25), 597–620.

D’Agostino, M. J. (2011). Reviving democracy through new and traditional media. Public Administration Review, 71(2) 306–307.

Deering, C. J., & Maltzman, F. (1999). The politics of executive orders: Legislative constraints on presidential power. Political Research Quarterly, 52(4), 767–783. doi:10.1177/106591299905200405

Gedid, J. (2013). Administrative procedure for the twenty-first century: An introduction to the 2010 Model State Administrative Procedure Act. St. Mary’s Law Journal, 44(1), 241–280.

Hacker, J. S., & Pierson, P. (2010). Winner-take-all politics: Public policy, political organization, and the precipitous rise of top incomes in the United States. Politics & Society, 38(2), 152–204.

Howell, W. G. (2011). Presidential power in war. Annual Review of Political Science, 14 (1), 89–105. doi:10.1146/annurev-polisci-040609-155927

Jost, K. (2006, February 24). Presidential power: Is Bush overstepping his executive authority? CQ Researcher, 16(8), 169–192.

Light, P. C. (2011a). Federalist No. 1: How would Publius define good government today? Public Administration Review, 71(Suppl.), 7–14. doi:10.1111/j.1540-6210.2011.02456.x

Light, P. C. (2011b). Federalist No. 85: Has the national government become an ‘awful spectacle’? Public Administration Review, 71(Suppl.), 155–159. doi:10.1111/j.1540-6210.2011.02476.x

Milward, H. B., Provan, K. B. (2000). Governing the hollow state. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, 10(2), 359–379.

Moynihan, D. P. (2004). Protection versus flexibility: The Civil Service Reform Act, competing administrative doctrines, and the roots of contemporary public management debate. Journal of Policy History, 16(1), 1–33.

Mutz, C. D. , & Martin, P. S. (2001). Facilitating communication across lines of political difference: The role of mass media. The American Political Science Review, 95(1) 97–114.

Silverstein, G. (2009). The law: Bush, Cheney, and the separation of powers: A lasting legal legacy? Presidential Studies Quarterly, 39(4), 878–895. doi:10.1111/j.1741-5705.2009.03712.x

Türk, A. H. (2013). Oversight of administrative rulemaking: Judicial review. European Law Journal, 19(1), 126–142. doi:10.1111/eulj.12017

Wilson, J. Q. (2012, Spring). The bureaucracy problem. National Affairs, 11, 145–152.

Other Readings

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