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Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: This book challenges the view that in foreign affairs and anti-terrorism matters, the President is the law and is above the law. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_new_080476297X
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This work examines the evolution of claims of independent executive power by exploring the roots and development of executive prerogative in America. The author traces the concept back to its British use and the theories that animated prerogative in England, as well as whether prerogative was "Americanized" by the founders. He further explores where one might find constitutional or legal support for prerogative, how the concept and practice of prerogative has evolved over time, the extent to which the Bush presidency mirrors or departs from previous examples of presidential prerogative, and finally, whether "necessity" is a legitimate reason to adopt prerogative. Balanced, well-written, and authored by one of the most highly regarded presidency scholars in the United States, this work is the first to deeply explore the roots and evolution of prerogative and its application in the age of terrorism. It is ideal for use in courses on the American presidency, presidential power, and constitutional law.
Über den Autor: Michael A. Genovese holds the Loyola Chair of Leadership Studies, and is Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institute for Leadership Studies at Loyola Marymount University. He has won over a dozen university and national teaching awards and frequently appears as a commentator on local and national television. He is Associate Editor of the journal White House Studies and is a past president of the Presidency Research Group of the American Political Science Association. Genovese has written or edited twenty-seven books.
Titel: Presidential Prerogative
Verlag: Stanford University Press
Einband: Soft cover
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