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Advocacy Coalition Framework

  • By: Christopher M. Weible & Paul A. Sabatier
  • In: International Encyclopedia of Political Science
  • Edited by: Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser & Leonardo Morlino
  • Subject:Political Science (general), General Politics & International Relations

The advocacy coalition framework (ACF) was originally designed by Paul Sabatier and Hank Jenkins-Smith in the late 1980s to explain the political behavior of actors in the policy process. The ACF provides researchers a theoretical lens for organizing actors into ...

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