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U.S. religious interest groups

institutional profiles

by Paul J. Weber

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Church and state -- United States,
    • Pressure groups -- United States -- Directories,
    • United States -- Religion -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-202) and index.

      Other titlesUS religious interest groups., United States religious interest groups.
      StatementPaul J. Weber and W. Landis Jones.
      SeriesGreenwood reference volumes on American public policy formation
      ContributionsJones, W. Landis 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2525 .W413 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 207 p. ;
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1426426M
      ISBN 100313266956
      LC Control Number93037502

        Least religious group in typology: 43% report they seldom or never attend religious services; nearly a quarter (22%) are seculars. More than one-third never married (36%). Largest group residing in urban areas (42%) and in the western half the country (34%). Wealthiest Democratic group (41% earn at least $75,). Interest group - Interest group - Interest groups in international politics: Interest groups have long been active in international affairs, but the level of that activity has increased significantly since World War II and particularly since the late s. A confluence of factors accounts for the explosion in international lobbying activities.

      Can I send books to an inmate? CCR Title 15 Section covers the mailing in of books. Books must be soft covered and sent from a departmentally approved book distributor, book store or publisher. Additional information may be located in DOM, Chapter 5, Section Books must be sent in directly from a book distributor.   What we are witnessing is a secretary of state who is conducting U.S. foreign policy in alignment with Christian Zionism, with the support of the vice president. While neoconservatives like John.

      Increased fluidity and pluralism in U.S. policy toward China in the postDCold War period have led to growing non-governmental influence as both the administration and Congress have become the target of intense lobbying by organized groups concerned with human rights, trade opportunities, relations with Taiwan, and other hotly debated issues. Categories include educators, government employees (though not their unions), nonprofit organizations, religious groups and members of the armed forces. While universities topped the list in sector spending for years, recent cycles made way for organizations like the Bernard Marcus Family Foundation, a foundation run by the GOP megadonor.


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