By Ralph G. Carter,James M. Scott
Carter and Scott mix vast quantitative research, interviews with participants of Congress and their employees, and case stories of key overseas coverage marketers, together with Frank Church, William Fulbright, Jesse Helms, Edward Kennedy, Pat McCarran, and Curt Weldon. Drawing on their empirical facts, the authors determine the major variables in international coverage entrepreneurship, together with club within the Senate or residence, seniority and committee assignments, majority or minority social gathering prestige, selection of overseas coverage matters, and the ability used to persuade coverage. by way of illuminating the jobs and effect of person contributors of Congress, Carter and Scott give a contribution to a extra nuanced realizing of the wider U.S. overseas policy-making process.
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Choosing to Lead: Understanding Congressional Foreign Policy Entrepreneurs (e-Duke books scholarly collection.) by Ralph G. Carter,James M. Scott