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The Resource Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy, Charlie Savage

Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy, Charlie Savage

Label
Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy
Title
Takeover
Title remainder
the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy
Statement of responsibility
Charlie Savage
Title variation
Return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Savage investigates how the Bush-Cheney administration has seized vast, unprecedented powers for the presidency. He argues that such imperialism stands to permanently alter the constitutional balance of American democracy. Eight-page b&w photo insert
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Savage, Charlie
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E902
LC item number
.S38 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bush, George W.
  • Cheney, Richard B.
  • Cheney, Richard B
  • United States
  • Executive power
  • Official secrets
  • Right-wing extremists
  • Fanaticism
  • Presidents
  • Vice-presidents
Label
Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy, Charlie Savage
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-380) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • unleashing : laws and treaties I
  • "A
  • hollow shell" : secrecy II
  • The
  • perseverance and the purge : laws and treaties II
  • The
  • torture ban
  • Power of the pen : signing statements
  • "To say what the law is" : the Supreme Court
  • Inside the bunker
  • Discipline and control : the Executive Branch
  • The
  • politics of presidential power
  • The
  • fall of the imperial presidency and the rise of Dick Cheney : 1789-1976
  • "A
  • cabal of zealots" : 1977-2000
  • The
  • agenda
  • "Behind closed doors" : secrecy I
Control code
123029209
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
vii, 400 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780316118040
Lccn
2007013077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)123029209
Label
Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy, Charlie Savage
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-380) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • unleashing : laws and treaties I
  • "A
  • hollow shell" : secrecy II
  • The
  • perseverance and the purge : laws and treaties II
  • The
  • torture ban
  • Power of the pen : signing statements
  • "To say what the law is" : the Supreme Court
  • Inside the bunker
  • Discipline and control : the Executive Branch
  • The
  • politics of presidential power
  • The
  • fall of the imperial presidency and the rise of Dick Cheney : 1789-1976
  • "A
  • cabal of zealots" : 1977-2000
  • The
  • agenda
  • "Behind closed doors" : secrecy I
Control code
123029209
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
vii, 400 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780316118040
Lccn
2007013077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)123029209

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