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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- Spring '08
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