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Ornstein, Norman J.

Works: 190 works in 564 publications in 2 languages and 25,818 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Author of introduction, Other, Interviewee, Commentator, Reporter, Contributor, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Moderator, pan, Honoree
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Publications about Norman J Ornstein
Publications by Norman J Ornstein
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Most widely held works by Norman J Ornstein
It's even worse than it looks : how the American constitutional system collided with the new politics of extremism by Thomas E Mann( Book )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 1,480 libraries worldwide
Two leading experts on Congress outline recommendations for ending obstructionist tactics and artificial barriers to compromise, suggesting specific institutional restructuring measures while calling on the public and media to work with government to correct problems rather than perpetuating acerbic campaign cycles
The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track by Thomas E Mann( Book )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
"Congress is the first branch of government in the American system, write Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein, but now it is a broken branch, damaged by partisan bickering and internal rancor. The Broken Branch offers both a diagnosis of the cause of Congressional decline and a much-needed blueprint for change, from two experts who understand politics and revere our institutions, but believe that Congress has become deeply dysfunctional."--Jacket
Interest groups, lobbying, and policymaking by Norman J Ornstein( Book )
10 editions published in 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
The New Congress by Thomas Mann( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 864 libraries worldwide
One nation after Trump : a guide for the perplexed, the disillusioned, the desperate, and the not-yet deported by E. J Dionne( Book )
4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Three of Washington's premier political scholar-journalists explain why the Trump presidency poses a threat to the nation and discusses how the citizen activism it has inspired can lead to democratic renewal
Debt and taxes by John H Makin( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
They trace our budget problems from the debate between Jefferson and Hamilton on how our government should work to the surprising struggles to formulate its policy. Most important, the authors examine where our policies are taking us, where they should be taking us, and how we can make our budget process more effective
Elephant's edge : the Republicans as a ruling party by Andrew J Taylor( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
"The author explains how Republicans have taken control of both houses of Congress and experienced a remarkable resurgence at the state level. He explores how conservatives are utilizing the courts to simultaneously move policy rightward and mobilize sympathetic parts of the electorate. He also examines social and economic changes to show how racial politics, religiosity, and the nature of work and wealth benefit today's Republican Party."--Jacket
Congress, the press, and the public ( Book )
8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
The American elections of 1982 ( Book )
11 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
This volume, the second in a series initiated by AEI on the national elections in the United States, traces the key events and trends in the 1982 off-year or mid-term elections
Congress in change : evolution and reform by Norman J Ornstein( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
The Role of the legislature in Western democracies ( Book )
11 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Intensive care : how Congress shapes health policy by Thomas Mann( Book )
8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
After the people vote : a guide to the electoral college ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
This guide explains the workings of the electoral college, the process of presidential succession, and the interactions of the Constitution, federal and state statutes, and party and parliamentary rules
Second-term blues : how George W. Bush has governed by John C Fortier( Book )
10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
"Illuminates the priorities, governing tendencies, and leadership style of a president in his second term. Reveals how Bush's foreign policy defines and restricts his presidency, dissects America's changing political mood and considers how the president's personal style fits into that milieu, and defines his executive style"--Provided by publisher
Vital statistics on Congress by Norman J Ornstein( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 libraries worldwide
A First report of the renewing Congress project by Thomas E Mann( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
The permanent campaign and its future by Norman J Ornstein( Book )
14 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Vital statistics on Congress 2008 by Norman J Ornstein( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Vital Statistics on Congress remains the quintessential source of authoritative information on America's legislature. This important series tracks the elements that define and describe Congress in the post-World War II era, and in this new edition, three of America's most esteemed political analysts extend their examination through the 109th Congress. They combine historical context with insightful analysis and copious data to produce a valuable and authoritative picture of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. Norman Ornstein, Thomas Mann, and Michael Malbin track the changing makeup o
Campaign finance : an illustrated guide by Norman J Ornstein( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Journeys to war & peace : a congressional memoir by Stephen J Solarz( Book )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The Making of a Congressman -- Congressional travel : boon or boondoggle? -- Crossing the Allenby Bridge : Israel, the Arabs, and the peace process -- A Jewish agenda : rescue abroad and relief at home -- African encounters : liberation struggles, civil war, corruption, and tyranny -- Indochina : bringing peace to Cambodia, protecting Vietnamese "boat people"--The Philippines : the impossible dream -- Korea and Taiwan : the struggle for democracy and human rights -- South Asia : the "voice of India in Congress" and "the Lafayette of Pakistani democracy" -- Central America and Cuba : revolutions closer to home -- Encounters in Europe : Turkey, Cyprus, and Poland -- The Gulf War : when evil is on the march, it must be confronted -- The year of the Shlemazel
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Alternative Names
Norman Ornstein American political scientist
Norman Ornstein Amerikaans politicoloog
Ornstein, Norman.
Ornstein, Norman 1948-
Ornstein, Norman Jay 1948-
English (200)
Spanish (1)
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