1st Edition

Tax Crusaders and the Politics of Direct Democracy

ISBN 9780415919913
Published July 30, 1998 by Routledge
264 Pages

USD $160.00

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Book Description

First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.



Daniel A. Smith is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Denver. This is his first book.


"Smith's research is extremely well documented, and he provides a resource guide for those who want to learn more about the initiative process and current ballot measures." -- Booklist
"Smith's book is essential reading for anyone who cares about representative democracy in America. In this penetrating analysis of entrepreneurial populism, the author demonstrates that direct democracy--which is challenging the current system--may have at its foundation astroturf rather than grass roots." -- Alan Rosenthal, Rutgers University