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Unformatted text preview: cannot deny these benefits to non members b) Policy making often involves collective goods- these are things shared by citizens as a whole 3) Why do people join interest groups? a) Coercion/ peer pressure- labor unions historically used coercion to get members to join their groups b) Selective incentives- interest groups often cannot deny non-members benefits of govt. policies but some perks exist that groups can deny to non members c) Solidarity-join groups because of social connections with other individuals who feel strongly about an issue...
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course POLI SCI 105 taught by Professor Dr.bohte during the Spring '08 term at Wisconsin Milwaukee.
- Spring '08