Corporations And American Democracy

Author: Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674977718
Size: 39.69 MB
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Bringing together scholars of history, law, and political science, Corporations and American Democracy provides essential grounding for today’s policy debates.

Captured

Author: Sheldon Whitehouse
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1620972085
Size: 77.16 MB
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A U.S. senator, leading the fight against money in politics, chronicles the long shadow corporate power has cast over our democracy In Captured, U.S. Senator and former federal prosecutor Sheldon Whitehouse offers an eye-opening take on ...

Corporate Dreams

Author: James Hoopes
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813552044
Size: 68.57 MB
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Combining a historian’s careful eye with an insider’s perspective on the business world, this provocative volume tracks changes in government economic policy, changes in public attitudes toward big business, and changes in how corporate ...

Corporations Are Not People

Author: Jeffrey D. Clements
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 1609941071
Size: 13.74 MB
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Jeffrey Clements reveals the far-reaching effects of this strange and destructive idea, which flies in the face of not only all common sense but most of American legal history as well.

Race Reform And Regulation Of The Electoral Process

Author: Guy-Uriel E. Charles
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139497200
Size: 76.52 MB
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This book offers a critical re-evaluation of three fundamental and interlocking themes in American democracy: the relationship between race and politics, the performance and reform of election systems and the role of courts in regulating ...

American Democracy

Author: Andrew J. Perrin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0745674356
Size: 43.11 MB
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In this groundbreaking book, sociologist Andrew Perrin shows that rules and institutions, while important, are not the core of democracy.

Grassroots For Hire

Author: Edward T. Walker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107021367
Size: 24.30 MB
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This book examines how elite consultants are reshaping democracy by helping corporations and powerful advocacy groups to mobilize grassroots participation.

Gangs Of America

Author: Ted Nace
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 9781576753194
Size: 63.90 MB
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The activist and founder of Peachpit Press reveals how the corporation has become the dominant institution in modern life, pointing to the dangers this situation holds for the planet and presenting a blueprint for restoring democracy.

Who Will Tell The People

Author: William Greider
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 143912874X
Size: 27.54 MB
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Who Will Tell the People is a passionate, eye-opening challenge to American democracy. Here is a tough-minded exploration of why we're in trouble, starting with the basic issues of who gets heard, who gets ignored, and why.

They Know Everything About You

Author: Robert Scheer
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1568584539
Size: 79.11 MB
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They Know Everything About You is a groundbreaking exposé of how government agencies and tech corporations monitor virtually every aspect of our lives, and a fierce defense of privacy and democracy.