Presidential Leadership: Politics and Policy Making / Edition 6

Presidential Leadership: Politics and Policy Making / Edition 6

by George C. III Edwards, Stephen J. Wayne
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534602371

ISBN-13: 9780534602376

Pub. Date: 08/28/2002

Publisher: Wadsworth

From routine operations to the workings of a White House in crisis, this comprehensive, best-selling text examines all facets of the presidency in rich detail. George C. Edwards and Stephen J. Wayne use an engaging combination of analytical prose and timely, fascinating examples to examine the presidency from two theoretical standpoints—the President as

Overview

From routine operations to the workings of a White House in crisis, this comprehensive, best-selling text examines all facets of the presidency in rich detail. George C. Edwards and Stephen J. Wayne use an engaging combination of analytical prose and timely, fascinating examples to examine the presidency from two theoretical standpoints—the President as facilitator," and the President as director of change." Their theoretical (versus chronological) approach, combined with the currency and relevance of the material covered in the text, have made PRESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP: POLITICS AND POLICY MAKING the most comprehensive and best-selling text available today for your presidential studies course.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534602376
Publisher:
Wadsworth
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
6.54(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

1. Presidential Leadership: An Introduction. 2. The Nomination Process. 3. The Presidential Election. 4. The President and the Public. 5. The President and the Media. 6. The President's Office. 7. Presidential Decision Making. 8. The Psychological Presidency. 9. The President and the Executive Branch. 10. The President and Congress. 11. The President and the Judiciary. 12. Domestic Policy Making. 13. Budgetary and Economic Policy Making. 14. Foreign and Defense Policy Making. 15. Epilogue: The Crisis Presidency. Appendix A: Methods for Studying the Presidency. Appendix B: Non-electoral Succession, Removal and Tenure. Appendix C: Provisions of the Constitution of the United States That Relate to the Presidency. Appendix D: 2000 Electoral and Popular Vote Summary. Appendix E: The Clinton Impeachment.

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