I am interested in the relationship between war-making capacity and social welfare policy in American political history. I am also concerned with how popular movements interact with the broader policy process.
||Meyer, David S., and Debra C. Minkoff. 2004. "Conceptualizing Political Opportunity." Social Forces 82 (4): 1457-1492.|
||Meyer, David S., Valerie Jenness, and Helen Ingram, eds. 2005. Routing the Opposition: Social Movements, Public Policy, and Democracy in America. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.|
||Meyer, David S. 2007. The Politics of Protest: Social Movements in America. New York: Oxford University Press.|
Defense and Security PRIMARY
Social Policy SECONDARY
Policy Process Theory PRIMARY
Agenda-Setting, Adoption, and Implementation SECONDARY