Testing the Limits: George W. Bush and the Imperial Presidency (Google eBook)
Mark J. Rozell, Gleaves Whitney
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Sep 16, 2009 - Political Science - 280 pages
This collaboration of distinguished presidential scholars offers one of the first book-length post-presidency analyses of President George W. Bush and his policies. Mark J. Rozell and Gleaves Whitney have assembled a varied list of contributors from both ends of the political spectrum, bringing together academics and professionals to provide a glimpse into the politics and policies that defined President George W. Bush's presidency. Testing the Limits discusses all aspects of the Bush policy and administration, from staff appointments to foreign and domestic policy to budgetary politics. Several contributors focus their energy on the expansion of presidential powers during Bush presidency, assessing the increased influence of the Vice-President, the politicization of federal court appointments, and the development of executive privilege and presidential secrecy.
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Chapter 02 The Bush Staff and Cabinet System
Chapter 03 George W Bushs Domestic Policy Agenda
Chapter 04 How George W Bush Remade American Foreign Policy
Budget Politics during the Bush Administration
Conservatives versus George W Bush
PRESIDENTIAL POWERS AND THE BUSH PRESIDENCY
Chapter 07 War Powers in the Bush Administration
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