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Educated by initiative

Daniel A. Smith

Educated by initiative

the effects of direct democracy on citizens and political organizations in the American states

by Daniel A. Smith

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political participation -- United States -- States,
  • Referendum -- United States -- States,
  • Direct democracy -- United States -- States,
  • Progressivism (United States politics)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-217) and index.

    StatementDaniel A. Smith and Caroline J. Tolbert.
    ContributionsTolbert, Caroline J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK1764 .S547 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 225 p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23384591M
    ISBN 100472098709, 0472068705
    LC Control Number2004006181

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