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The legislative branch

Author: Paul J Quirk; Sarah A Binder; Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2005]. ©2005
Series: Institutions of American democracy series.
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Contains eighteen essays in which political scientists and scholars of public policy examine the performance of the U.S. Congress as a democratic institution, covering ideals and development, elections and representation, structures and processes, policy and performance, and assessments and prospects.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Legislative branch.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607734542
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul J Quirk; Sarah A Binder; Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands.
ISBN: 9780195172850 019517285X 0195309162 9780195309164
OCLC Number: 61162185
Description: xxix, 584 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Congress and the constitutional system / Charles Stewart III --
Institutional development of congress / Eric Schickler --
Actions in the public sphere / David R. Mayhew --
Modern campaigns and representation / Gary C. Jacobson --
Elections, parties, and governance / Sarah A. Binder --
Representing racial and ethnic minorities / David T. Canon --
Committees and policy formulation / David W. Rohde --
Parties and leadership in the house / Barbara Sinclair --
Parties and leadership in the Senate / Steven S. Smith --
Interests, constituencies, and policy making / Frances E. Lee --
Deliberation and decision making / Paul J. Quirk --
Foreign affairs and war / Christopher J. Deering --
Budgets and fiscal policy / Eric Patashnik --
Advice and consent : cooperation and conflict in the appointment of federal judges / Forrest Maltzman --
Congress and the bureaucracy / Charles R. Shipan --
Images of congress / John R. Hibbing --
Politics of congressional reform / C. Lawrence Evans --
Congress and American democracy : assessing institutional performance / Paul J. Quirk and Sarah Binder.
Series Title: Institutions of American democracy series.
Responsibility: Paul J. Quirk, Sarah A. Binder, editors.
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A collection of essays by the nation's leading Congressional scholars examine the history, identity, roles, and future of the Legislative Branch.  Read more...

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