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Reforming the reforms : a critical analysis of the presidential selection process / James W. Ceaser.

Cambridge, Mass. : Ballinger Pub. Company, [1982] .
ISBN 0884108848

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Subjects Kandidatenaufstellung.
Presidents -- Nomination.
Presidents -- United States -- Nomination.
Présidents -- États-Unis -- Investiture.
USA -- Präsident.
United States.
Description xi, 201 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. The Evolution of the Nominating System, 1789-1968 -- The Constitutional Plan -- The Caucus System -- The Convention System -- The Mixed System -- Ch. 3. The Reform Era -- Rules of Delegate Selection -- The Nominating Process in Operation -- Ch. 4. Evaluating the Nominating Process -- Legitimacy -- The Quality of the Candidates -- Controlling Candidate Behavior -- The Amount of Choice and Change -- Influence of the Governing Process -- Ch. 5. Options for Change: A Classification Schema -- The Sources of Legislating Change -- Directions of Change -- Ch. 6. American Parties in the 1980s: Declining or Resurging? -- The Causes of Party Strength -- The Characteristics of the Four Causes -- A Definition of Party Strength and the Current Status of American Parties -- Conclusion.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8052194
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WorldCat Identities Ceaser, James W.
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