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Dependent on D.C.

The Rise of Federal Control over the Lives of Ordinary Americans

by Charlotte A. Twight

  • 140 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Political control & freedoms,
  • Social control,
  • Political Science,
  • Individual And The State,
  • United States,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Government - National,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Political Science / Public Policy,
  • Social policy,
  • Welfare state,
  • Government - Legislative Branch,
  • Bureaucracy,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9629202M
    ISBN 100312294158
    ISBN 109780312294151

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That's the opening statement in Boise State University Professor Charlotte Twight's new book, "Dependent on D.C." What accounts for this monumental change in American ethos. Twight says that Alexis de Tocqueville, observing America in the s, explains it in his book "Democracy in America" in a section titled, "What Sort of Despotism.

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Dependent on D.C. shows how the government has acquired far more arbitrary power in recent decades — and why that power is a dire threat to the Constitution and Americans’ everyday lives.

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This is an Ex-Library book with expected inserts, plates, stamps and inscriptions. Pages remain clear with some light tanning and foxing throughout and some occasional marking.

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