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Bad for democracy :how the Presidency undermines the power of the people /Dana D. Nelson.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Nelson, Dana D.
Publication
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press
Contents
Introduction : the people v. presidentialism -- How the president becomes a superhero -- Voting and the incredibly shrinking citizen -- Presidential war powers and politics as war -- Going corporate with the unitary executive -- Conclusion : reclaiming democratic power for ourselves.
Date
c2008.
Description
xviii, 263 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, 2008. Historic New England image on page 2. (Verner Reed, "Fourth of July, North Danville, Vermont, 1952")
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-236 and index.
ISBN
0816656770 (hc : alk. paper)
0816656789 (pb : alk. paper)
9780816656776 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816656783 (pb : alk. paper)
GUSN
259734
Call Number
Stacks JK516.N35 2008
Other People and Orgs
USA / Präsident.
Descriptive terms
Democracy
Demokratie.
Executive power
Machtmissbrauch.
Presidents
Volkssouveränität.
Places
United States.

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