Re: Joint paper for WPES 2004

From: Arthur Keller <arthur_at_kellers_dot_org>
Date: Thu Jun 10 2004 - 00:13:30 CDT

Please get what you can to me as soon as possible, but definitely by
Friday. Thanks.

Best regards,
Arthur

At 5:34 PM -0700 6/9/04, Joseph Lorenzo Hall wrote:
>I'm having trouble (as usual) hitting this deadline... I'm almost done
>with all of the research but still need to write up a page to
>page-and-a-half... I'm just going to write tad for the intro (as I've
>got some great stuff in terms of research... you can add
>OVC/UCVS-specific language later) and then talk about the grounding of
>the requirements for a secret ballot in fed. and state law and fed.
>and state requirements (the state stuff will be remarkably CA-specific
>in the requirements area).
>
>I apologize but it's difficult to do all my projects at once!
>Joe
>
>On Sun, 6 Jun 2004 22:36:50 -0700, Arthur Keller <arthur@kellers.org> wrote:
>>
>> Thanks, Joseph. They want Postscript or PDF and don't seem to care
>> about the formatting other than 11pt type with "reasonable margins."
>> I'll handle the formatting when I do the merging for the later passes
>> on the paper. Can people send me their components by Wednesday, June
>> 9th? Word, text, LaTeX. Any format is fine. I'll convert to Word.
>> Thanks.
>>
>> Best regards,
>> Arthur
>>
>>
>>
>> At 7:49 PM -0700 6/6/04, Joseph Lorenzo Hall wrote:
>> >I Can contribute section 2... I've got a great reference for the
>> >genisis of the secret ballot that's not an easy book to find[1] and
>> >can provide some decent history... I can then do the modern
>> >requirements (FEC, HAVA, etc.) as well as state laws.
>> >
>> >I'll need to get on this as soon as possible in order to not interfere
>> >with my other work... I'll try to send a page of draft text within a
>> >few days. If there are LaTeX style files for the submission, we should
>> >probably have a pointer to those.
>> >
>> >[1] Albright, Spencer. _The American Ballot_ American Council on
>> >Public Affairs; Washington, D.C., 1942.
>> >
>> >On Sun, 6 Jun 2004 17:45:24 -0700, Arthur Keller
>><arthur@kellers.org> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> Joseph, Good suggestions. Do you want to contribute to the Stone
>> >> Soup paper? Commit to a portion and you can be a co-author. Thanks.
>> >>
>> >> Best regards,
>> >> Arthur
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> At 11:14 AM -0700 6/6/04, Joseph Lorenzo Hall wrote:
>> >> > > Look up what John Stuart Mill had to say on the subject, in
>> >> >> On Liberty. He was against secret ballots.
>> >> >> Look up the Secret Ballot Act of 1872, in England.
>> >> >
>> >> >Mill's _On Liberty_:
>> >> >http://www.bartleby.com/130/
>> >> >
>> >> >There is also some good stuff in Mill's (1862) _Considerations on
>> >> >representative government_
>> >> >(available to UC folks via this link: http://uclibs.org/PID/25460
>> >> >which goes here:
>> >> >http://www.hti.umich.edu/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=moa;idno=ABX0154 )
>> >> >
>> >> >Here's a table of contents for that last one:
>> >> >
>> >> >CONTENTS.
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER I.
>> >> >TO WHAT EXTENT FORMS OF GOVERNMENT ARE A MATTER OF
>> >>
>>>CHOICE.......................................................................
>> >> >9
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER II.
>> >> >THE CRITERION OF A GOOD FORM OF GOVERNMENT............... 26
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER III.
>> >> >THAT THE IDEALLY BEST FORM OF GOVERNMENT IS REPRESENTATIVE
>> >> >GOVERNMENT................................................ 55
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER IV.
>> >> >UNDER WHAT SOCIAL CONDITIONS REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT IS
>> >> >INAPPLICABLE.................................................. 81
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER V.
>> >> >OF THE PROPER FUNCTIONS OF REPRESENTATIVE BODIES......... 97
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER VI.
>> >> >OF THE INFIRMITIES AND DANGERS TO WHICH REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT IS
>> >> >LIABLE........................................ 120
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER VII.
>> >> >OF TRUE AND FALSE DEMOCRACY; REPRESENTATION OF ALL,
>> >> >AND REPRESENTATION OF THE MAJORITY ONLY.................. 144
>> >> >
> > >> >CHAPTER VIII.
>> >> >OF THE EXTENSION OF THE SUFFRAGE................................ 169
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER IX.
>> >> >SHOULD THERE BE TWO STAGES OF ELECTION?.................... 196
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER X.
>> >> >OF THE MODE OF VOTING............................................. 205
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER XI.
>> >> >OF THE DURATION OF PARLIAMENTS.................................... 229
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER XII.
>> >> >OUGHT PLEDGES TO BE REQUIRED FROM MEMBERS OF
>> >>
>>>PARLIAMENT?..................................................................
>> >> >233
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER XIII.
>> >> >OF A SECOND
>>CHAMBER.................................................. 249
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER XIV.
>> >> >OF THE EXECUTIVE IN A REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT........ 261
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER XV.
>> >> >OF LOCAL REPRESENTATIVE BODIES.................................... 286
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER XVI.
>> >> >OF NATIONALITY AS CONNECTED WITH REPRESENTATIVE
>> >>
>>>GOVERNMENT....................................................................
>> >> >308
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER XVII.
>> >> >OF FEDERAL REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENTS....................... 320
>> >> >
>> >> >CHAPTER XVIII.
>> >> >OF THE GOVERNMENT OF DEPENDENCIES BY A FREE STATE,.... 336
>> > > >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >----
>> >> >Joseph Lorenzo Hall
>> >> >UC Berkeley, SIMS PhD Student
>> >> >http://pobox.com/~joehall/
>> >> >blog: http://pobox.com/~joehall/nqb/
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >>
>> >>-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> >> Arthur M. Keller, Ph.D., 3881 Corina Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303-4507
>> >> tel +1(650)424-0202, fax +1(650)424-0424
>> >>
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >--
>> >Joseph Lorenzo Hall
>> >UC Berkeley, SIMS PhD Student
>> >http://pobox.com/~joehall/
>> >blog: http://pobox.com/~joehall/nqb/
>>
>> --
>>
>>-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> Arthur M. Keller, Ph.D., 3881 Corina Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303-4507
>> tel +1(650)424-0202, fax +1(650)424-0424
>>
>
>
>
>
>--
>Joseph Lorenzo Hall
>UC Berkeley, SIMS PhD Student
>http://pobox.com/~joehall/
>blog: http://pobox.com/~joehall/nqb/

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