Polarized presidency of George W Bush
Contributor(s): Edwards, George C | King, Desmond S.Material type: BookPublisher: New York Oxford University Press 2007Description: xiv,463p. ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780199217977 .Subject(s): Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946- | Presidents -- United States | United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009DDC classification: 973.931092 Online resources: Table of contents only | Contributor biographical information | Publisher description
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction / George C. Edwards III & Desmond S. King -- The scope of inherent powers / Louis Fisher -- Torture of detainees and presidential prerogative power / Richard M. Pious -- Bending so as not to break : what the Bush presidency reveals about the politics of unilateral action / William G. Howell & Douglas L. Kriner -- "The decider's" path to war in Iraq and the importance of personality / Thomas S. Langston -- From success to failure? : Iraq and the organization of George W. Bush's decision making / John P. Burke -- Intelligence and decision making before the war with Iraq / James P. Pfiffner -- The public, the president, and the war in Iraq / Gary C. Jacobson -- The promotional presidency and the new institutional toryism : public mobilization, legislative dominance, and squandered opportunities / Lawrence R. Jacobs -- Going public, going to Baghdad : presidential agenda-setting and the electoral connection in Congress / Scott B. Blinder -- Managing the news : the Bush communications operation / Martha Joynt Kumar -- The US Congress and chief executive George W. Bush / Charles O. Jones -- Policy histories and partisan leadership in presidential studies : the case of social security / Fiona Ross.