The Presidency and Political Science: Paradigms of Presidential Power from the Founding to the Present: 2014
Paradigms of Presidential Power from the Founding to the Present, 2nd Edition
This history of presidential studies surveys the views of leading thinkers and scholars about the constitutional powers of the highest office in the land from the founding to the present....
Published February 28th 2014 by Routledge
Stability without Success
Popular distrust and the entrenchment of government by professionals lie at the root of America’s most pressing political problems. How did U.S. politics get to this point? Contemporary American politics got much of its shape from the transformations brought about from the 1950s to the 1980s....
Published May 29th 2013 by Routledge
The 2012 American elections were highly competitive, with the unusually close partisan balance making the elections an opportunity for each of the two major parties. This book assembles leading political scientists and political journalists to explain the 2012 election results and their...
Published April 25th 2013 by Routledge
How George W. Bush Acquired and Spent His Political Capital
As the controversial presidency of George W. Bush draws to a close, this work provides the first dispassionate, even-handed assessment of Bush's years in office. Widely respected scholar and author Steven E. Schier goes beyond the perspective of contemporary political commentary, and draws on...
Published October 15th 2008 by Routledge