Presidency and the Political System

Presidency and the Political System

by Michael Rhodes, Michael (Ed.) Rhodes
     
 

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The Presidency and the Political System, now in an updated edition, incorporates the most recent research and scholarship on the presidency, exploring important aspects of the relationship between the presidency and the other components of our political system.

This thought-provoking collection of 20 essays (written expressly for this volume) by leading political

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The Presidency and the Political System, now in an updated edition, incorporates the most recent research and scholarship on the presidency, exploring important aspects of the relationship between the presidency and the other components of our political system.

This thought-provoking collection of 20 essays (written expressly for this volume) by leading political and presidential scholars provides readers with the most balanced, accessible, and compelling material available on our nation's highest office.

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Two dozen academic contributors<-->including editor Nelson (political science, Rhodes College)<-->analyze "who gets what, when, and how" within the context of the executive branch of the US political system. In addition to discussing issues in the second term of the Clinton administration since the text's last edition, they broadly address in original essays with editorial introductions: approaches to the presidency, elements of presidential power, presidential selection, presidents and politics, and presidents and government. Paper edition (unseen), $30.95. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780871877888
Publisher:
Congressional Quarterly, Inc.
Publication date:
08/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
609

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