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The populist paradox : interest group influence and the promise of direct legislation

Author: Elisabeth R Gerber
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Many observers argue that wealthy interest groups influence referendums and ballot initiatives to the detriment of the public interest. This study examines the activities and motivations of interest  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elisabeth R Gerber
ISBN: 0691002665 9780691002668 0691002673 9780691002675
OCLC Number: 40433303
Description: xii, 171 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. What Is the Populist Paradox? --
2. Interest Group Choice --
3. Direct Legislation Hurdles --
4. Group Characteristics and Resources --
5. Motivations and Strategies --
6. Direct Policy Consequences --
7. Indirect Policy Consequences --
8. The Populist Paradox: Reality or Illusion? --
App. A. Direct Legislation Institutions --
App. B. Survey of Organizations.
Responsibility: Elisabeth R. Gerber.
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