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contemporary presidency.

Dorothy Buckton James

contemporary presidency.

by Dorothy Buckton James

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Published by Pegasus in Indianapolis .
Written in English


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The president is only one of several masters of the bureaucracy, and even the White House staff have independent sources of power (). People in all positions cannot do much without persuading others to help them, and this applies even to the president. However, more people need favors from the president than from any other person. republican, VP GHW Bush, strong religious overtones but more willing to compromise than people are today, religious (but it didn't guide his politics), Reaganomics, end of Cold War, opposed to unions, started war on drugs, began the era of high deficits, Iran-Contra Affair.

All Time Best Books About US Presidents | The ultimate list of the best books about US Presidents in History based on influence, originality, popularity, personal affections Lincoln every year — probably more books in total than on any other president — that prizes exist solely to honor books about our 16th president. To be a radio. Presidential power and the modern presidents: the politics of leadership from Roosevelt to Reagan User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Twenty-nine years ago Neustadt wrote Presidential Power (LJ 6/1/61), a classic on the modern American presidency. This is the fourth revised edition of that work, in which his thesis continues to be 5/5(1).

Read this book on Questia. In this volume Rozell and Peterson bring together a collection of new essays exploring the unparalleled impact of Franklin D. Roosevelt on the modern presidency. The Modern American Presidency Lewis L. Gould, Author, Richard Norton Smith, Foreword by University Press of Kansas $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.


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Thirty years ago Richard Neustadt publ /5. The Modern Presidency:an Evolution Summary: The growth of the modern presidency actually began with the presidency of Theodore Roosevelt. He was the first president who saw that the office of the presidency was a "bully pulpit" by which when he did not get his way with Congress he could take his case to the people.

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Details *. Feb 14,  · THE MODERN PRESIDENCY, Fifth Edition, is a concise, accessible and sophisticated text on the presidency. Case studies-a major strength of this short text-illustrate important aspects of presidential action and decision-making.

Written by a top scholar on the presidency, and thoroughly updated through to include the presidency of George W. Bush, the text deals not only with. Feb 25,  · THE MODERN PRESIDENCY is a concise, accessible and sophisticated text that uses cases to illustrate important aspects of presidential action and decision-making.

Written by a top scholar on the presidency and thoroughly updated through the summer of to include the presidency of Barack Obama, the book looks at presidents as individuals and at the large institutions that make up the modern. The Myth of the Modern Presidency David K.

Nichols “The Myth of the Modern Presidency is a major contribution to how we ought to think about the American presidency, especially its constitutional roots and historical development. It forcefully challenges the reigning paradigm of the ‘modern presidency,’ arguing that all the essential elements of the post-FDR presidency were present in Author: David K.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. "The Modern American Presidency" is a lively, interpretive synthesis of 20th century leaders, filled with intriguing insights into how the presidency has evolved as America rose to prominence on the world stage.

Gould traces the decline of the party system and the increasing importance of the media, resulting in the rise of the president as celebrity. 36 photos.2/5(1). The Imperial Presidency, by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., is a book published in by Houghton Mifflin. This book details the history of the Presidency of the United States from its conception by the Founding Fathers through the latter half of the 20th gulfpbc.com: Arthur M.

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A modern President is bound to face demands for aid and service from five more or less distinguishable sources: from executive officialdom, from Congress, from his partisans, from citizens at large, and from abroad.

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