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What is it about government that Americans dislike? / edited by John R. Hibbing, Elizabeth Theiss-Morse.

Hibbing, John R. (Added Author). Theiss-Morse, Elizabeth (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM JK2443 .W483 2001 (Text) 0000102488400 General book Available -

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  • ISBN: 0521791812
  • ISBN: 0521796318 (pb.)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 279 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Cambridge ; Cambridge University Press, 2001.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Political trust revisited: déjà vu all over again? / Jack Citrin and Samantha Luks -- We're all in this together: the decline of trust in government, 1958-1996 / John R. Alford -- Were the Halcyon days really golden? An analysis of Americans' attitudes about the political system 1945-1965 / Stephen Earl Bennett -- Public trust in government in the Reagan years and beyond / Virgina A. Chanley, Thomas J. Rudolph, and Wendy M. Rahn -- Public confidence in the leaders of American governmental institutions / Lilliard E. Richardson, jr., David J. Houston, and Chris Sissie Hadjiharalambous -- Linking presidential and congressional approval during unified and divided governments / Jeffrey L. Bernstein -- Is Washington really the problem? / Eric M. Uslaner -- Explaining public support for devolution: the role of political trust / Marc J. Hetherington and John D. Nugent -- On red capes and charging bulls: how and why conservative politicians and interest groups promoted public anger / Amy Fried and Douglas B. Harris -- A reassessment of who's to blame: a positive case for the public evaluation of congress / David W. Brady and Sean M. Theriault -- Process performance: public reaction to legislative policy debate / Carolyn L. Funk -- Trust in federal government: the phenomenon and its antecedents / Diana Owen and Jack Dennis -- The psychology of public dissatisfaction with government / Tom R. Tyler -- The means is the end / John R. Hibbing and Elizabeth Theiss-Morse.
Subject: Public administration > United States.
Public opinion > United States.
Political culture > United States.
Political psychology.

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