Reference Shelf: The American Presidency

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ISBN: 978-0-8242-1081-6
200 pages
Pub. Date: 2008
Price: $75.00

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The Executive office is explored, from its initial conception by the founding fathers through to its modern-day incarnation, as well as the role of the vice president and the potential for a female or minority candidate assuming the office. Chapter headings include “The Evolving American Presidency,” “Electing a President: From the Campaign to the Electoral College,” “The Separation of Powers: Congressional Influence on the “Imperial Presidency,” and “Checks and Balances: The Supreme Court and the President’s Executive Power.”