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Chapter List

Introduction 1. Making a Constitution 2. The Bill of Rights: Madison Gets Religion 3. The Right to Petition: The Long Drive 4. Congress and the Progressive Era 5. The Initiative and Referendum Movement 6. National Referendum Proposals and the Isolationist Impulse 7. The Dawning of the Sunshine Seventies 8. A Window on Congress: Televising Floor Debates 9. The Revival of Direct Democracy Proposals 10. The Road to the Republican Revoluation 11. The Road to Governance: Revolution, Reform, and Reality 12. Coming Full Circle: The Complete Revolution? 13. Term Limits and the Scarlet Letter 14. The Electronic Congress 15. The Curtain Falls Twice on the House 16. The Future of Deliberative Democrac

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