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This guide provides recommendations on sources for research on Public Policy, which Shafritz defines in Dictionary of Public Policy & Administration (2004) as:

  • Policy made on behalf of a public by means of a public law or regulation
  • Decisionmaking by government
  • Implementation of a subset of a governing doctrine...In the United States, the governing doctrine is republicanism

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Gordon Cochrane
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