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Author Hohenstein, Kurt.

Title Coining corruption : the making of the American campaign finance system / Kurt Hohenstein.

Imprint DeKalb, Ill. : Northern Illinois University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  324.78 H683c 2007    ---  Available
Description x, 310 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The beginnings of the campaign finance system -- Funding the national interest -- The progressive promise derailed -- Managing the marketplace of ideas -- Campaign finance "reform" in the New Deal -- Professionalizing politics and the "de-political court" -- Coining corruption -- Conclusion : from Buckley to BCRA and beyond.
Subject Campaign funds -- Corrupt practices -- United States.
Political corruption -- United States.
ISBN 0875803776 (clothbound : alk. paper)
9780875803777 (clothbound : alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000041580669

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