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The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2002

The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2002

by Sidney M. Milkis, Michael Nelson
     
 
Milkis (politics, U. of Virginia) and Nelson (political science, Rhodes College) explore the institutional evolution of the executive branch of the U.S. government, focusing on the ups and downs of legal authority, political influence, and other determinations of power within government and society. The narrative is told chronologically, from the Constitutional

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Milkis (politics, U. of Virginia) and Nelson (political science, Rhodes College) explore the institutional evolution of the executive branch of the U.S. government, focusing on the ups and downs of legal authority, political influence, and other determinations of power within government and society. The narrative is told chronologically, from the Constitutional Convention to the early days of the George W. Bush presidency. Also included is one chapter tracing the evolution of the vice-presidency. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568027395
Publisher:
Congressional Quarterly, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Series:
American Presidency Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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