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The evolution of American legislatures [electronic resource] : colonies, territories, and states, 1619-2009 / Peverill Squire.

Author/Creator:
Squire, Peverill.
Publication:
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 2012.
Series:
Legislative politics & policy making
Legislative politics & policy making
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource
Subjects:
United States. Congress -- History.
Legislative bodies -- United States -- History.
Legislative bodies -- United States -- States -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Tracing how American legislatures changed over time
The colonial assemblies and the beginnings of American legislatures
The original state legislatures
The missing link: territorial legislatures
The odd evolutionary cases
The institutionalizing of state legislatures in the nineteenth century
The professionalizing of state legislatures since 1900
Where does legislative evolution go from here?.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on information from the publisher.
Contributor:
Michigan Publishing (University of Michigan) publisher.
ISBN:
9780472118311
9780472028405
Publisher Number:
10.3998/mpub.4401998
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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