American government: readings and documents / edited by Peter H. Odegard.


New York, Harper and Row [1964] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
JK11 1964 .O3 Available Request
American
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
JK11 1966 .O3 Off-site
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Subjects Politics and government
United States -- Politics and government -- Collections.
United States.
Description xvii, 617 pages 21 cm
Copyright Date [1964]
©1964
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The new Leviathan -- Geopolitics and the American government -- We the people -- Democracy in America -- Government by the people -- The American political parties -- Conventions and elections -- Strengthening the party system -- Constitutionalism and democracy -- Framing the Constitution -- The living Constitution -- Separation of powers -- Congress and the national will -- The grand inquest -- The president of the United States -- The presidency: policy and administration -- The federal bureaucracy -- The Supreme Court -- Equal justice under law -- The blessings of liberty -- Nationalization of the Bill of Rights -- Due process and equal protection -- Federalism: theory and practice -- Federalism in transition -- The state governments -- The urban drift -- Government and the economy -- To promote the general welfare -- Foreign policy and foreign aid -- International organization, peace, and disarmament -- Taxation and fiscal policy.
Genre Collections.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)184758
(OCoLC)ocm00184758
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Odegard, Peter H., 1901-1966,
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