The Law of Direct Democracy

The Law of Direct Democracy

by Henry S. Noyes
     
 

The Law Of Direct Democracy is the first casebook on direct democracy. This book uses state and federal judicial opinions, the text of ballot initiatives, statutes and constitutional provisions to compare and contrast the various state laws that govern the ballot initiative, the referendum and the recall. This book also contemplates the role of interest groups,

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Overview

The Law Of Direct Democracy is the first casebook on direct democracy. This book uses state and federal judicial opinions, the text of ballot initiatives, statutes and constitutional provisions to compare and contrast the various state laws that govern the ballot initiative, the referendum and the recall. This book also contemplates the role of interest groups, voters, courts and elected officials and examines their ability to utilize, influence and limit the initiative process. It provides students and instructors both the information they need to learn the law of direct democracy and the tools to pursue further inquiry on discrete topics of interest.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781611632767
Publisher:
Carolina Academic Press
Publication date:
02/15/2014
Pages:
536
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

Henry S. Noyes is Professor of Law at the Chapman University School of Law in Orange, CA.

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