1 / 8

80 likes | 274 Vues

January 17, 2019 AP US Govt Interest Groups-Basics AND Types http://votesmart.org/interest-groups/WA/#.VoxK1G6rGez. Objective: Examine and understand the differing types and functions of Interest Groups. Quick Interest Group Intro. Define : Interest groups Explain

Télécharger la présentation
## Objective: Examine and understand the differing types and functions of Interest Groups

**An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation**
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.
Content is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only.
Download presentation by click this link.
While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
During download, if you can't get a presentation, the file might be deleted by the publisher.

E N D

**January 17, 2019AP US GovtInterest Groups-Basics AND**Typeshttp://votesmart.org/interest-groups/WA/#.VoxK1G6rGez Objective: Examine and understand the differing types and functions of Interest Groups**Quick Interest Group Intro**Define: Interest groups Explain Madison’s Dilemma (Federalist #10) Define: pluralism Hyper-pluralism elite-class**Basic Functions**• Origins: • 1st Amendment • Failure of Govt. • Change-Policy • Growth • Technology • Diversity • People**Economic Groups**• Goal: • Types: • Agricultural: American Farm Bureau • Labor: AFL-CIO, UAW, Teamsters (Local…) • Business: Trucking, Railroad • Professional: AMA, ABA**II. Equality**• Goal: • Good Ol’ Boys • Glass Ceiling • Examples: • NAACP, NOW, MALDEF (census) III. Single Issue Groups 1. Goal: 2. Examples: NRA, MADD, PETA, PETA**IV. Environment**• Goal: • Examples: • Environmental Groups: • Sierra Club • Wilderness Society • National Wildlife Federation**V. Consumer/Public Interest**• Goal: • Examples: • Consumer Product Safety • Toys • Auto • ACLU**Shaping Public Policy**Iron Triangle Committees Executive Branch Interest Groups

More Related