Guide to the White House Staff

Editor/Author Warshaw, Shirley Anne
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: CQ Press

Single-User Purchase Price: $244.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $366.00
ISBN: 978-1-60426-604-7
Category: Social Sciences - Political science
Image Count: 95
Book Status: Available
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Guide to the White House Staff is an insightful new work examining the evolution and current role of the White House staff. It provides a study of executive-legislative relations, organizational behavior, policy making, and White House-cabinet relations. It also makes an important contribution to the study of public administration for researchers seeking to understand the inner workings of the White House.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • About the Author
  • PART I Building the Foundations of the White House Staff
  • CHAPTER 1 Building the President's Staff, 1789–1939
  • CHAPTER 2 The Executive Office of the President: Formalizing the White House Staff and the Managerial Presidency, 1900–1949
  • CHAPTER 3 The Executive Office of the President, 1939–2012
  • PART II The Operations of the Modern White House Staff, 1939-Present
  • CHAPTER 4 Organizing the White House, 1939-Present
  • CHAPTER 5 Transition Planning: Staffing the White House
  • CHAPTER 6 Key Policymaking Units in the White House: Domestic Policy, Economic Policy, and National Security Policy
  • CHAPTER 7 White House Staff in the Second Term: Nixon, Reagan, Clinton, and Bush
  • CHAPTER 8 Career Paths for White House Staff after Leaving Office
  • Appendix: The White House Staff, 1939–2012