The Idea Brokers

The Idea Brokers

Think Tanks and the Rise of the New Policy Elite

Book - 1991
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Tracing the rise of the think tank from the turn of the century to the present, historian Smith provides a portrait of this policy elite and concludes that "experts" have preempted the public debate by helping to remove complex issues from the ken of ordinary citizens. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
Publisher: New York : The Free Press ; Toronto : Collier Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, c1991.
ISBN: 9780029295519
Branch Call Number: 353.09 S
Characteristics: xxi, 313 p. ; 25 cm.


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