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The Resource America's Congress : actions in the public sphere, James Madison through Newt Gingrich, David R. Mayhew

America's Congress : actions in the public sphere, James Madison through Newt Gingrich, David R. Mayhew

Label
America's Congress : actions in the public sphere, James Madison through Newt Gingrich
Title
America's Congress
Title remainder
actions in the public sphere, James Madison through Newt Gingrich
Statement of responsibility
David R. Mayhew
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
To understand American politics and government, we need to recognize that members of Congress are more than agents of societal interests and preferences -- they also act with some autonomy and consequence in the public sphere. In this illuminating book, a distinguished political scientist examines the actions of members of Congress throughout American history, assessing their patterns and importance and their role in the U.S. system of separation of powers
Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mayhew, David R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
  • Legislators
  • Parlementaires
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Legislators
  • United States
  • Het Congres
  • Politici
  • PODER LEGISLATIVO (HISTÓRIA)
  • CONGRESSO NACIONAL
Label
America's Congress : actions in the public sphere, James Madison through Newt Gingrich, David R. Mayhew
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Member actions in the public sphere -- Canvassing for actions through American history -- A basic profile of member roles -- The House, the Senate, and the presidency -- Action patterns in Capitol Hill careers -- The stability of American institutions
Control code
ocn182530362
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300130027
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1149d4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182530362
Label
America's Congress : actions in the public sphere, James Madison through Newt Gingrich, David R. Mayhew
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Member actions in the public sphere -- Canvassing for actions through American history -- A basic profile of member roles -- The House, the Senate, and the presidency -- Action patterns in Capitol Hill careers -- The stability of American institutions
Control code
ocn182530362
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300130027
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1149d4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182530362

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