by Random House .
Written in English
|Series||Studies in political science -- No.8|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||71|
The social background of political decision-makers. Format Book Published Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Description viii, 71 p. tables. 24 cm. Series Doubleday short studies in political science, 8 Notes "Sources for tables": p. Stone identifies four reasons for writing this book: 1) Rationality is a narrow conception of how humans think and feel; 2) the field of policy analysis is dominated by economics and its model of society as a market; 3) political science hasn't found a very convincing or satisfying explanation of how policy gets made; and 4) public policy and policy analysis worship objectivity and /5(39). In this seminal book, Post presents a variety of psychological theories, models, and methods to explain the behavior of leaders in times of crisis "A study of the effects of the ways in which social background, childhood trauma, illness, cultural conditioning, and more influence the behavior of by: Books shelved as social-and-political-issues: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott, Brave, Not Perfect: Fear Less, Fail More, and Live Bolder by Reshma Sauj Home My Books.
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