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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. Editors richard ellis and Michael Nelson offer brief chapter introductions that provide context. Editors Richard J.
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Never losing sight of the foundations of the office, The Politics of the Presidency maintains a balance between historical context, and contemporary scholarship on the executive branch, the current political environment, providing a solid foundation for any presidency course. An assessment of the public presidency reviews Trump’s approval ratings, communications strategies, and media coverage.
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Each chapter promotes active learning, beginning with a narrative account of some illustrative puzzle that brings to life a central concept. This developmental lens, analyzing how historical turns have shaped the modern institution, allows for a richer, more nuanced understanding. The development of the american presidency pays great attention to that historical weight but is organized by the topics and concepts relevant to political science, with the constitutional origins and political development of the presidency its central focus.
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. The eighth edition examines recent events and developments including the latter part of the Obama presidency, the first twenty months of the Trump presidency, the 2016 election, and updated coverage of issues involving race and the presidency. Milkis and michael nelson broadly examine the influence of each president, focusing on how these leaders have sought to navigate the complex and ever-changing terrain of the executive office and revealing the major developments that launched the modern presidency at the dawn of the twentieth century.
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. In the fifth edition of the evolving presidency, debates, more than 50 documents―speeches, letters and Supreme Court decisions―show readers the ways that presidents have shaped U. S. Paperback. 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.