Resources and Further Reading

Brownlee, W. Elliot.  Federal Taxation in America: A Short History.  Washington D.C.: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2003.

Einhorn, Robin.  American Taxation and American Slavery.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006

Jones, Carolyn C.  “Mass-Based Income Taxation:  Creating a Taypaying Culture, 1940-1952.”  In Funding the Modern American State, 1941-1995:  The Rise and Fall of the Era of Easy Finance, ed. W. Elliot Brownlee, 107-148.  New York:  Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 1996.

Leff, Mark.  The Limits of Symbolic Reform:  The New Deal and Taxation, 1933-1939.  Cambridge, U.K.:  Cambridge University Press, 1984.Martin, Isaac William.  The Permanent Tax Revolt: How the Property Tax Transformed American Politics. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2008.

Michelmore, Molly C. Tax and Spend: The Welfare State, Tax Politics and the Limits of American Liberalism. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012.

Steurle, C. Eugene.  Contemporary U.S. Tax Policy. Washington D.C.: The Urban Institute Press, 2004.

Thorndike, Joseph J. “ ‘The Unfair Advantage of the Few’: The New Deal Origins of ‘Soak the Rich’ Taxation.” In The New Fiscal Sociology: Taxation in Comparative and Historical Perspective, ed. Isaac William Martin, Ajay K. Mahrotra and Monica Prasad, 29-47.  New York:  Cambridge University Press, 2010.

Zelizer, Julian.  Taxing America:  Wilbur D. Mills, Congress and the State, 1945-1975.  New York:  Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Resources and Further Reading