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The Resource Corruption in America : from Benjamin Franklin's snuff box to Citizens United, Zephyr Teachout

Corruption in America : from Benjamin Franklin's snuff box to Citizens United, Zephyr Teachout

Label
Corruption in America : from Benjamin Franklin's snuff box to Citizens United
Title
Corruption in America
Title remainder
from Benjamin Franklin's snuff box to Citizens United
Statement of responsibility
Zephyr Teachout
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.1/3230973
Index
index present
LC call number
JK2249
LC item number
.T43 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Corruption in America : from Benjamin Franklin's snuff box to Citizens United, Zephyr Teachout
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Four snuff boxes and a horse -- Intellectual influences on the framing conceptions -- Removing temptations -- An architecture of obstacles -- Corrupt kings, corrupt judges, and the critics -- Yazooism -- Is bribery without a remedy? -- The railroads, corruption, and judicial review -- Corrupt lobbying -- Treats, spoils, and the ballot with the flaming pink border -- Teddy Roosevelt's vision and the courts -- The jury decides -- Operation Gemstone -- Corrupt campaign contributions -- Citizens United -- The new snuff boxes -- Abstraction, innocence, dissonance, complacency, and contempt -- The revival of the American corruption principle -- Possibilities for current reform -- Conclusion -- Appendix 1: Anti-corruption constitutional provisions -- Appendix 2: Major twentieth-century anti-corruption law
Control code
ocn875999670
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780674050402
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2014010417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)875999670
Label
Corruption in America : from Benjamin Franklin's snuff box to Citizens United, Zephyr Teachout
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Four snuff boxes and a horse -- Intellectual influences on the framing conceptions -- Removing temptations -- An architecture of obstacles -- Corrupt kings, corrupt judges, and the critics -- Yazooism -- Is bribery without a remedy? -- The railroads, corruption, and judicial review -- Corrupt lobbying -- Treats, spoils, and the ballot with the flaming pink border -- Teddy Roosevelt's vision and the courts -- The jury decides -- Operation Gemstone -- Corrupt campaign contributions -- Citizens United -- The new snuff boxes -- Abstraction, innocence, dissonance, complacency, and contempt -- The revival of the American corruption principle -- Possibilities for current reform -- Conclusion -- Appendix 1: Anti-corruption constitutional provisions -- Appendix 2: Major twentieth-century anti-corruption law
Control code
ocn875999670
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780674050402
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2014010417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)875999670

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