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American Presidency

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ISBN-10: 0275948757

ISBN-13: 9780275948757

Edition: 2nd 1995

Authors: James W. Davis

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Included in this second edition is coverage of the first two years of the Clinton presidency and a special chapter on the emergence of the presidential branch--the White House staff--and its displacement of the cabinet and the executive departments as the foremost decision-making agents in the federal government (a unique chapter not found in other texts). Since highly unstable relations between the president and congress have become the hallmark of our national government, especially in this era of divided government, a new chapter on the president and congress has been added to the text. The growing role of the vice president, an original chapter in the first edition, has been expanded…    
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Book details

List price: $39.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1995
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, LLC
Publication date: 8/18/1995
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Preface to Second Edition
The Presidency: From Washington to Clinton Presidential Nominations
The Great American Steeplechase Presidential Elections Party Leader
The Public Presidency
The Presidential Branch Chief Administrator Commander in Chief Chief Diplomat
The President as Overseer of the Economy
The President and Congress
The President and the Supreme Court
The Vice Presidency Proposed Reforms of the Presidency
The Road Ahead
Selected Bibliography