The President, the Congress and Foreign Policy: A Joint Project of the Association of Former Members of Congress and the Atlantic Council of the United States

The President, the Congress and Foreign Policy: A Joint Project of the Association of Former Members of Congress and the Atlantic Council of the United States

by Edmund S. Muskie, Kenneth Rush, Kenneth W. Thompson
     
 

Studies the formulation of American foreign policy by the executive and legislative branches of the government. This book recommends some reforms which could improve the working relationship between the two governmental branches. These constructive, though not sweeping, recommendations exhibit the volume's successful marriage of theory and practice. Co-published

Overview

Studies the formulation of American foreign policy by the executive and legislative branches of the government. This book recommends some reforms which could improve the working relationship between the two governmental branches. These constructive, though not sweeping, recommendations exhibit the volume's successful marriage of theory and practice. Co-published with the Atlantic Council of the United States.

Editorial Reviews

Political Science Quarterly
...a well-balanced, insightful study of executive-legislative relations.
Southern Political Review
...an important contribution to both practitioners and scholars who must understand, and help improve, inter-branch relations in foreign policymaking.
Foreign Affairs
There is considerable good material. The conclusions are modern and sensible...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819152831
Publisher:
UPA
Publication date:
05/05/1986
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.95(d)

Meet the Author

Edmund S. Muskie is an attorney and former Secretary of State, Governor, and Senator from Maine. Kenneth Rush is the Chairman of The Atlantic Council of the United States. Kenneth W. Thompson is the Director of the White Burkett Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia.

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