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The Oxford handbook of the American Congress

  1. TitleThe Oxford handbook of the American Congress / edited by Eric Schickler and Frances E. Lee
    Another authors Schickler, Eric, 1969- (Editor)
    Lee, Frances E. (Editor)
    Issue1. vyd.
    PublicationOxford Oxford University Press, 2011
    Scopexi, 929 s. : il. ; 25 cm
    CountryUnited States
    LanguageEnglish
    Edition Oxford handbooks of American politics
    Additional Variant TitlesThe American Congress
    NoteObsah: I: INTRODUCTION; 1. Studying the Congress; 2. Behavioral Approaches to the Study of Congress; 3. Formal Approaches to the Study of Congress; 4. Measuring Legislative Preferences; 5. Touching the Bones: Interviewing and Direct Observational Studies of Congress; 6. Historical Approaches to the Study of Congress: Towards a Congressional Vantage on American Political Development; II: ELECTIONS; 7. House and Senate Elections; 8. Congressional Campaigns; 9. Congressional Redistricting; 10. Campaign Finance in Congressional Elections; III: REPRESENTATION AND RESPONSIVENESS; 11. Descriptive Representation: Understanding the Impact of Identity on Substantive Representation of Group Interests; 12. Bicameral Representation; 13. Dyadic Representation; 14. Pork Barrel Politics; 15. Public Opinion and Congressional Policy; 16. Public Evaluations of Congress; IV: CONGRESSIONAL INSTITUTIONS AND PROCEDURES; 17. Party Leadership; 18. Congressional Committees; 19. The Supermajority Senate; 20. Managing Plenary Time in Democratic Legislatures: The U.S. Congress in Comparative Context; 21. Congressional Reforms; 22. The Congressional Budget Process; V: POLITICS AND POLICYMAKING; 23. Party Polarization; 24. Deliberation in Congress; 25. Roll Call Votes; 26. Lobbying and Interest Group Advocacy; 27. The Ties that Bind: Coalitions in Congress; 28. Legislative Productivity and Gridlock; VI: CONGRESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT; 29. The Development of Congressional Elections; 30. The Evolution of Party Leadership; 31. The Development of the Committee System; 32. Majority Rule and Minority Rights; 33. Sectionalism and Congressional Development; VII: CONGRESS AND THE CONSTITUTIONAL SYSTEM; 34. Congress & the Executive Branch: Delegation and Presidential Dominance; 35. Congressional War Powers; 36. The Amorphous Relationship Between Congress and the Courts; VIII: REFLECTIONS; 37. Reflections on the Study of Congress, 1969-2009; 38. Theorizing about Congress
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    Výrazy tezauru Spojené státy * dolní komora * parlament * horní komora * parlamentní volby * parlamentní proces * parlamentní klub
    Klasifikační znaky0421 - Parlament
    0426 - Práce parlamentu
    ISBN978-0-19-955994-7
    Copy count1, currently available 1
    Document kindPříručky
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