American politics, 2000 and beyond /
edited by Alan Grant.
Aldershot ; Brookfield, Vt. : Ashgate, 2000.
viii, 264 p. : ill.
1840147148 (HB)
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Aldershot ; Brookfield, Vt. : Ashgate, 2000.
1840147148 (HB)
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Author Affiliation
Edward Ashbee is Head of Social Studies at Denstone College Nigel Ashford is Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Staffordshire Philip John Davies is Professor of American Studies at De Montfort University, Leicester John Dumbrell is Reader in American Politics at Keele University Martin Durham is Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Wolverhampton Peter Falconer is Senior Lecturer in Comparative Public Administration at Glasgow Caledonian University Alan Grant is Senior Lecturer in Politics at Oxford Brookes University Tim Hames is a political writer with The Times Robert McKeever is Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Reading John E. Owens is Reader in United States Politics in the Centre for the Study of Democracy at the University of Westminster
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Bringing together the work of a number of leading academics with specialist expertise in the field, this book focuses on the state of American democracy and the working of the nation's governmental and political institutions.
Table of Contents
Notes on the Contributorsp. vii
Introductionp. 1
America Divided: The Politics of 'Balkanization'p. 7
Congress after the 'Revolution': The Continuing Problems of Governance in a Partisan Erap. 29
Presidential Power and the Clinton Presidencyp. 65
Foreign Policy and Foreign Policy Makingp. 85
Prosecutorial Politics and the Future of the Independent Counselp. 103
In Search of a Role: The Supreme Court in a Post-Civil Rights Erap. 129
The Christian Right in American Politicsp. 147
The Contract and Beyond: The Republican Policy Agendap. 167
The Reform of Election Campaign Financep. 191
Elections, Voting and Campaigning at the Start of the Twenty-first Centuryp. 215
Devolution and the Reshaping of American Federalismp. 235
Indexp. 259
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