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For the many or the few : the initiative, public policy, and American democracy

Author: John G Matsusaka
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.
Series: American politics and political economy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Studies a century of budget data from states and cities to provide a picture of how direct democracy is changing government policies. This book argues against the belief that initiatives empower  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John G Matsusaka
ISBN: 0226510816 9780226510811 9780226510828 0226510824
OCLC Number: 797143739
Description: xii, 201 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Series Title: American politics and political economy.
Responsibility: John G. Matsusaka.
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"For the Many or the Few is a valuable contribution to our understanding of American democratic institutions and public policy and an important book." - Journal of Politics "John G. Matsusaka's Read more...

 
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