Vital Statistics on the Presidency

Editor/Author Ragsdale, Lyn K.
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: CQ Press

Single-User Purchase Price: $200.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $300.00
ISBN: 978-1-45-229993-8
Category: Social Sciences - Political science
Image Count: 451
Book Status: Available
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Looking beyond the individual office holders to the office itself, this Fourth Edition of Vital Statistics on the Presidency covers George Washington's tenure through the 2012 election. The book's expansive view of the presidency allows readers to recognize major themes across administrations and to reach overall conclusions about the nature of the institution and its future.

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Table of Contents

  • Tables and Figures
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1 Presidents of the United States
  • 2 Presidential Selection
  • 3 Presidential Elections
  • 4 Public Appearances
  • 5 Public Opinions
  • 6 Presidential Organization and the Executive Branch
  • 7 Presidents in War and Diplomacy
  • 8 Presidential Policymaking
  • 9 Congressional Relations
  • 10 The Presidency and the Judiciary
  • References