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245 00$aWest Virginia politics and government /$cRichard A. Brisbin, Jr. ... [et al.].
250   $a2nd ed.
260   $aLincoln :$bUniversity of Nebraska Press,$cc2008.
300   $axi, 331 p. :$bill., map ;$c23 cm.
490 1 $aPolitics and governments of the American states
504   $aIncludes bibliographical references (p. [277]-316) and index.
505 0 $aIntroduction : mountain state politics -- Sources of the political agenda : geography, history, economy, and political culture -- Public contributions to the political agenda : participation, parties, and elections -- Interest group politics -- Intergovernmental relations and the political agenda -- Constitutional politics -- The legislature -- The governor and executive offices -- The administration of state policies -- The budget process -- The judiciary -- Local government -- Policy controversies and the capacity of the state government.
651  0$aWest Virginia$xPolitics and government.
700 1 $aBrisbin, Richard A.
830  0$aPolitics and governments of the American states.
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