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Dating Violence Policy: Making the Grade
(Social Work at ScholarWorks at Western Michigan University, 2012-12)
Dating violence rates affect an unacceptably high percentage of youth. This paper tests a model to understand the considerable variation in state dating violence policy comprehensiveness. Independent variables in the model ...
Controlling the Levers of Power: How Advocacy Organizations Affect the Regulation Writing Process
(Social Work at ScholarWorks at Western Michigan University, 2007-03)
The Federal regulation-writing process is vital to understanding how laws are translated into policy. This paper re-examines data on human services interest groups active in lobbying the executive branch to determine what ...