The Resource Turf wars : how Congressional committees claim jurisdiction, David C. King, (eBook:)

Turf wars : how Congressional committees claim jurisdiction, David C. King, (eBook:)

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Turf wars : how Congressional committees claim jurisdiction
Title
Turf wars
Title remainder
how Congressional committees claim jurisdiction
Statement of responsibility
David C. King
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Language
eng
Summary
For most bills in American legislatures, the issue of turf?or which committee has jurisdiction over a bill?can make all the difference. Turf governs the flow and fate of all legislation. In this innovative study, David C. King explains how jurisdictional areas for committees are created and changed in Congress. Political scientists have long maintained that jurisdictions are relatively static, changing only at times of dramatic reforms. Not so, says King. Combining quantitative evidence with interviews and case studies, he shows how on-going turf wars make jurisdictions fluid. According to Kin
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N$T
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unknown
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King, David C
Dewey number
328.73/0765
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Series statement
  • eBooks from EBSCOhost
  • American politics and political economy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Competent authority
  • Jurisdiction
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Electronic books
Label
Turf wars : how Congressional committees claim jurisdiction, David C. King, (eBook:)
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https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=35171
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Publication
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-199) and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TURF WARS: HOW CONGRESSIONAL COMMITEES CLAIM JURISDICTION; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Turf Wars on Capitol Hill; 2 The Nature of Committee Jurisdictions; 3 What Happens When Jurisdictions Are Reformed?; 4 Parliamentarians as Institutional Guardians; 5 Essential Strategies for Staking Claims; 6 Flying Trains and Turf Wars; 7 Governing Through Fragmented Committees; Notes; Bibliography; Index;
Control code
932686
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 207 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) tsl-ebsco13488
  • (OCoLC)44959876
Label
Turf wars : how Congressional committees claim jurisdiction, David C. King, (eBook:)
Link
https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=35171
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-199) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TURF WARS: HOW CONGRESSIONAL COMMITEES CLAIM JURISDICTION; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Turf Wars on Capitol Hill; 2 The Nature of Committee Jurisdictions; 3 What Happens When Jurisdictions Are Reformed?; 4 Parliamentarians as Institutional Guardians; 5 Essential Strategies for Staking Claims; 6 Flying Trains and Turf Wars; 7 Governing Through Fragmented Committees; Notes; Bibliography; Index;
Control code
932686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 207 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) tsl-ebsco13488
  • (OCoLC)44959876

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