The Evolving Presidency: Landmark Documents, 1787-2015

#ad
CQ Press #ad - In the fifth edition of the evolving presidency, more than 50 documents―speeches, debates, letters and Supreme Court decisions―show readers the ways that presidents have shaped U. S. Editor michael nelson carefully crafts a headnote for each selection to place it in historical context and convey the document’s significance during its own time as well as its lasting effects on the office of the presidency.

Roosevelt’s executive order on japanese-American Internment, and Barack Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address.  . History through both word and deed. This edition offers eight all-new selections including James Madison’s Notes of the Federal Convention, Franklin D.

#ad



The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2014

#ad
CQ Press #ad - Authors sidney milkis and michael nelson look at each presidency broadly, focusing on how individual presidents have sought to navigate the complex and ever-changing terrain of the executive office and revealing the major developments that launched a modern presidency at the dawn of the twentieth century.

Bush’s tenure, assess president Obama’s first term in office, and explore Obama’s second term. By connecting presidential conduct to the defining eras of American history and the larger context of politics and government in the United States, this award-winning book offers perspective and insight on the limitations and possibilities of presidential power.

The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2014 #ad - In this seventh edition,  marking the 25th anniversary of The American Presidency’s publication, the authors add new scholarship to every chapter, reexamine the end of George W. Cq press. The american presidency examines the constitutional foundation of the executive office and the social, political, economic, and international forces that have reshaped it along with the influence individual presidents have had.

#ad



The Myth of the Modern Presidency

#ad
The Pennsylvania State University Press #ad - Nichols argues to the contrary that the "modern Presidency" was not created by FDR. This is a book that presidential and constitutional scholars will be compelled to confront. David K. Used book in Good Condition. It forcefully challenges the reigning paradigm of the 'modern presidency, ' arguing that all the essential elements of the post-FDR presidency were present in the constitutional design of the framers and were exhibited in practice well before the twentieth century.

According to this view, the Constitutional Presidency was a product of the Founders' fear of arbitrary power. Claiming that we have failed to fully appreciate the character of the Constitutional Presidency, Nichols shows that the potential for the modern Presidency was created in the Constitution itself.

Nichols demonstrates that the essential elements of the modern Presidency have been found throughout our history, although often less obvious in an era where the functions of the national government as a whole were restricted. What happened during fdr's administration was a transformation in the size and scope of the national government, rather than a transformation of the Presidency in its relations to the Constitution or the other branches of government.

The Myth of the Modern Presidency #ad - 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. He analyzes three essential aspects of the modern Presidency--the President's role in the budgetary process, the President's role as chief executive, and the War Powers Act--that are logical outgrowths of the decisions Cq press.

Joseph bessette, claremont mckenna college The idea that a radical transformation of the Presidency took place during the FDR administration has become one of the most widely accepted tenets of contemporary scholarship.

#ad



Debating the Presidency: Conflicting Perspectives on the American Executive

#ad
CQ Press #ad - Kriner, con: Joel K. Used book in Good Condition. Editors Richard J. Editors richard ellis and Michael Nelson offer brief chapter introductions that provide context. Ellis and michael nelson have once again assembled a cadre of top presidential scholars to offer a series of pro/con essays that will inspire spirited debate in Debating the Presidency: Debating the Presidency: Conflicting Perspectives on the American Executive, Fourth Edition offers a compelling yet concise view of contemporary topics relevant to the American executive.

In this edition, several new arguments are presented on topics such as executive orders Pro: Gene Healy, Con: Andrew Rudalevige; abolishment of the vice presidency Pro: Douglas L. Each pair of debate-resolution style essays is written specifically for this volume, and offers a compelling yet concise view of a topic relevant to the American executive.

Debating the Presidency: Conflicting Perspectives on the American Executive #ad - Kerbel, con: Jeffrey E. Cohen. Cq press. Goldstein; and the effect of new media on the public’s view of the presidency Pro: Matthew R.

#ad



The Imperial Presidency Pa 04

#ad
Mariner #ad - Bush, examining how it has both served and harmed the Constitution and what Americans can do about it in years to come. Cq press. Schlesinger, Jr. Comes one of the most important and influential investigations of the American presidency. The book that gave the phrase "imperial presidency" to the language, charm, this is a work of "substantial scholarship written with lucidity, and wit" The New Yorker.

The imperial presidency traces the growth of presidential power over two centuries, from George Washington to George W. Used book in Good Condition. From two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Arthur M.

#ad



The Presidency and the Political System

#ad
CQ Press #ad - Essays cover approaches to studying the presidency, presidents and politics, elements of presidential power, presidential selection, and presidents and government. Cq press. Used book in Good Condition. Editor michael nelson, well-respected presidency scholar, a well-known, rigorously edits each contribution to meet his exacting standards for the volume and offers contextual headnotes introducing each essay.

Presidency and the political System showcases the best of presidential studies and research with top-notch presidential scholars writing specifically for an undergraduate audience. Used book in Good Condition.

#ad



The Politics Presidents Make: Leadership from John Adams to Bill Clinton, Revised Edition

#ad
Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press #ad - In an afterword to this new edition, the author examines “third way” leadership as it has been practiced by Bill Clinton and others. Cq press. Stephen skowronek’s wholly innovative study demonstrates that presidents are persistent agents of change, continually disrupting and transforming the political landscape.

These leaders are neither great repudiators nor orthodox innovators. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. They challenge received political categories, mix seemingly antithetical doctrines, and often take their opponents’ issues as their own.

#ad



American Progressivism: A Reader

#ad
Lexington Books #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. The introductory essay is written with the student in mind, and addresses the important characteristics of Progressive thought and the role of Progressives in the development of the American political tradition. It is designed for classroom use, includes an accessible interpretive essay, and introduces each selection with a brief historical and conceptual background.

Lexington Books. American progressivism is a one-volume edition of some of the most important essays, speeches, and book excerpts from the leading figures of national Progressivism. Students of american political thought, American history, American politics, Congress, the presidency, and political parties will find this reader to be an invaluable source for insight into Progressivism.

American Progressivism: A Reader #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Cq press.

#ad



Introduction to Global Politics

#ad
Oxford University Press #ad - Introduction to global Politics, provides a current, engaging, Fifth Edition, and non-U. S. Used book in Good Condition. It shows students how to analyze global political events using theoretical approaches-both mainstream and alternative-and emphasizes non-state actors more than any other global politics text.

. The book offers a robust ancillary resource program, including FREE interactive media activities designed to reinforce key concepts by simulating real-world situations, Fifth Edition, making Introduction to Global Politics, the perfect text to engage your students. Perspective on global politics. Used book in Good Condition.

Introduction to Global Politics #ad - Cq press. Used book in Good Condition. Lexington Books.

#ad



Theologico-Political Treatise Focus Philosophical Library

#ad
Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co. #ad - This is the paperback edition. A complete translation in english of this modern text, with substantive apparatus to allow the student and serious reader to grapple in a meaningful way with this seminal text. Used book in Good Condition. Cq press. Lexington Books. The text includes ample footnotes, an interpretative essay, Spinoza’s annotations, glossary and other indices.

Focus philosophical library translations are close to and are non-interpretative of the original text, with the notes and a glossary intending to provide the reader with some sense of the terms and the concepts as they were understood by Spinoza’s immediate audience. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

#ad



The American Story: Penguin, Combined Volume 5th Edition

#ad
Pearson #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Lexington Books. These essays delve further into high-interest topics and help students understand the themes. Focuses students on the story of American history. The american story integrates the social and political dimensions of American history into one chronological narrative, providing students with a full picture of the scope and complexity of the American past.

For volume one of this text, search isbn-10: 0205907369 for volume two of this text, search ISBN-10: 0205907377   Note: MyHistoryLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. It includes the complete narrative from the comprehensive title with fewer in-text features, so students get the full story of American history at a more affordable price.

The American Story: Penguin, Combined Volume 5th Edition #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Here’s how: personalize learning – the new myhistorylab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals.

Used book in Good Condition. Support instructors – myhistorylab, mytest, myhistorylab instructor’s Guide, Class Preparation Tool, Instructor’s eText, Instructor’s Manual, and PowerPoints are available to be packaged with this text. This text is the concise version of America: Past and Present 10th edition.

To purchase MyHistoryLab, please visit: www.

#ad