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South Atlantic Quarterly (1912) 11 (4): 350–362.
Published: 01 October 1912
...Lloyd T. Everett Copyright © 1912 by Duke University Press 1912 Federal Initiative and Referendum* Lloyd T. Everett, Attorney at Law, Chevy Chase, Maryland Force and right are the governors of this world force till right is ready, wrote Joubert in striking phrase The more primitive...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 366–376.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Ugo Mattei This essay introduces the Italian commons social movement—a diverse coalition of scholars, jurists, politicians, and activists—central to the success of the 2011 water referendum. This essay attempts to provide the context for the struggles to protect commons goods in Italy, as well...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 377–387.
Published: 01 April 2013
..., starting with water services and other local utilities, which would have been obliged to open to private shareholders. The Italian people, on the contrary, answered by coming together to defend the commons, voting en masse in June 2011 at the referendum called by the social movements against...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1908) 7 (3): 232–241.
Published: 01 July 1908
... empha­ sized by a provision for the initiative and referendum. After vesting the legislature with the law-making power, the constitu­ tion was careful to state that the people reserve to themselves the power to propose and to enact, independent of the legislature, laws and amendments to the constitution...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 839–846.
Published: 01 October 2012
... Variati, prom- ised to hold a popular referendum on the military base expansion in Octo- ber 2008. A delegation from No Dal Molin flew to the United States to meet with several Democratic senators, and in June, the Tribunale Amministra- tivo Regionale (TAR) put a halt to the project, declaring it formally...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1969) 68 (4): 491–505.
Published: 01 October 1969
... and Social Change in Washington (Seattle, 1965). 494 The South Atlantic Quarterly the temperance movement in Virginia, which voted dry by statewide referendum in 1914, make possible some tentative answers to our questions about the prohibitionists. The most obvious generalization which can be made about...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 406–408.
Published: 01 April 2013
... promoters of the successful 2011 Italian referendum on water. He is the director of Transform!Italia, a research network for alternative thinking, and consultant on the Council of Europe project on the Human Rights of people experienc- ing poverty. In 2012 he authored “Commons: Social Justice...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1959) 58 (4): 507–520.
Published: 01 October 1959
... at first afraid of the tuition grants and, furthermore, were con­ cerned lest private schools supplant public education in many areas. The extent of the opposition to the local option plan was indicated in a referendum in January, 1956, on amending the Virginia Constitu­ tion to permit tuition grants...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (1): 179–204.
Published: 01 January 2011
... by holding a referendum to amend the constitution so as to end automatic citizenship for every child born in Ireland. Instead, only when at least one of a child’s migrant parents had resided legally in Ireland for at least three of the past four years could the child be a citizen at birth...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1970) 69 (3): 397–408.
Published: 01 July 1970
... in the October, 1962, referendum, 85 percent of the voters voted in favor of de Gaulle, which could be interpreted indirectly as no to a change of status, if it were not for the enormous personal prestige of de Gaulle. In Guadeloupe the Communist party s position in terms of votes remained more or less...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1911) 10 (4): 356–376.
Published: 01 October 1911
... policy and Unionists were as constant in their adherence to the established order of things. But such a state of affairs certainly does not exist at present with Unionists advocating such policies as protection and the referendum. Free trade, it would seem, in the last three quarters of a century has...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 396–405.
Published: 01 April 2013
... is the heart of the Italian move- ment for culture as a common good and has become an important site of experimentation with alternative forms of governance and the protection of cultural resources. The Teatro Valle was occupied on June 14, 2011, the day after the victory of the Italian water referendum...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1931) 30 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 1931
... suggested that in case suitable arrangements would be made with the dominions, the question of food taxes in England might be submitted to a referendum. Mr, Baldwin then con­ sulted his badly frightened Shadow Cabinet, and at last reluctantly agreed to support the idea before the meeting of the Central...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1911) 10 (1): 44–56.
Published: 01 January 1911
... of many things he desires to have accomplished. He is also allowed in a number of states to sign bills for several days after the session ends. In Oregon and in some other states he may not veto referendum bills. The governor himself is elected by popular vote every year in Massachusetts and Rhode Island...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1913) 12 (4): 337–346.
Published: 01 October 1913
..., et id omne genus. Moreover, a powerful check and balance on the modern legislature is the popular initiative and referendum; just as, if generally recognized and practiced, we have a mighty check on Congressional usurpation or over activity in thefederal initiative and referendum.! The present...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (4): 355–360.
Published: 01 October 1916
... a referendum on the question, in the part or parts of the parish to be affected. Women owning taxable property may vote in such an election. The police jury must publish a budget at least thirty days before the meeting at which the tax rate and expenditures for the ensuing year are to be fixed. Appropriations...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1934) 33 (4): 321–333.
Published: 01 October 1934
... Act for applying the democratic principle is lamentably deficient, as I personally told its author and other senators in February, in that it did not provide for a direct referendum by growers right from the start. On the same occasion I had the privilege of presenting to President Roosevelt...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (2): 424–432.
Published: 01 April 2016
...” marriage is legal in twenty-two countries, it has not always been understood in terms of mar- riage equality or achieved through legal movements and juridical power (in postcolonial Ireland, for instance, it was won through popular referendum rather than litigation).1 And, importantly, no other...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (4): 856–865.
Published: 01 October 2020
... condoléances They are rethinking democ- racy. Fierce debates are held about the Citizen s Initiative Referendum (Référendum d initiative citoyenne; RIC). For some, this is a major means to reclaim democracy. Others see it as a trap; indeed, the referendum has Bona- partist origins, and it can be mobilized...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1913) 12 (3): 289–290.
Published: 01 July 1913
... citations upon such subjects as civil service reform, the direct primary, the recall, the initiative and referendum, and woman s suffrage. Debaters upon questions of the day and newspaper writers will find the references exceedingly useful. The Houghton, Mifflin Company have published a pithy little volume...