The Administrative Presidency Revisited: Public Lands, the BLM, and the Reagan Revolution

The Administrative Presidency Revisited: Public Lands, the BLM, and the Reagan Revolution

by Robert F. Durant
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791409597

ISBN-13: 9780791409596

Pub. Date: 07/01/1992

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791409596
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
07/01/1992
Series:
SUNY series in Environmental Public Policy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
401

Table of Contents

List of Tables and Figures

Preface

Acknowledgments

PART I. THE ANATOMY OF AN ADMINISTRATIVE PRESIDENCY

1. A Passion to Prevail

2. Prometheus Unbound or Sisyphus Redux

3. Public Lands, the BLM, and the Reagan Revolution

PART II. A VIEW FROM THE GRASSROOTS

4. Politics, Position, and Power Production

5. Backdoor Privatization, "Cold Welfare," and the BLM

6. Toward Becoming a "Good Urban Neighbor"? Or, "You're Not a Man Till You Do a Land Exchange"

7. Thou Shalt Not Covet Thy Neighbor's Water

8. Wilderness, King Coal, and the San Juan Basin

PART III. BEYOND FEAR OR FAVOR: LESSONS FOR THEORY AND PRACTICE

9. Missing Links, Links Gone Missing, and Natural Resource Management

10. "Fire Alarms," "Garbage Cans," and the Administrative Presidency

Notes

References

Index

About the Author

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