Martha A. Derthick

Martha A. Derthick was the Julia Allen Cooper Professor of Government and Foreign Affairs at the University of Virginia until she retired in 1999.  She is the author of Keeping the Compound Republic: Essays on American Federalism by Keith Bradsher (Brookings).

Articles by Martha A. Derthick

The Hunt For Big Tobacco

The Hunt For Big Tobacco

The cloak-and-dagger tale about David Kessler's pursuit of evidence against Big Tobacco, which would justify the regulation of cigarettes.
Free 2020 Spring Issue

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