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The Resource Congressional ambivalence : the political burdens of constitutional authority, Jasmine Farrier

Congressional ambivalence : the political burdens of constitutional authority, Jasmine Farrier

Label
Congressional ambivalence : the political burdens of constitutional authority
Title
Congressional ambivalence
Title remainder
the political burdens of constitutional authority
Statement of responsibility
Jasmine Farrier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Is the United States Congress dead, alive, or trapped in a moribund cycle? When confronted with controversial policy issues, members of Congress struggle to satisfy conflicting legislative, representative, and oversight duties. These competing goals, along with the pressure to satisfy local constituents, cause members of Congress to routinely cede power on a variety of policies, express regret over their loss of control, and later return to the habit of delegating their power. This pattern of institutional ambivalence undermines conventional wisdom about congressional party resurgence, the pow
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farrier, Jasmine
Dewey number
328.73/074
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1021
LC item number
.F36 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Free trade
  • Political Science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Free trade
  • Legislative power
  • United States
Label
Congressional ambivalence : the political burdens of constitutional authority, Jasmine Farrier
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.5810/kentucky/9780813192628.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Congress and the cycle of ambivalence -- Congressional delegation of power : efficient strategy or existential tragedy? -- To close or not to close, that is the question : BRAC, 1988-2005 -- A freer hand to promote free trade : fast track from Nixon to G.W. Bush -- Dramatic circumstances, dramatic ambivalence : Congress post-9/11 -- Conclusion : The rewards and risks of power loss for members and institutional balance
Control code
ocn646068243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 211 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139692
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hhgc3
  • A877D8E2-BD41-449D-BC85-F13D5C7FE6E6
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o646068243
  • (OCoLC)646068243
Label
Congressional ambivalence : the political burdens of constitutional authority, Jasmine Farrier
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.5810/kentucky/9780813192628.001.0001
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Congress and the cycle of ambivalence -- Congressional delegation of power : efficient strategy or existential tragedy? -- To close or not to close, that is the question : BRAC, 1988-2005 -- A freer hand to promote free trade : fast track from Nixon to G.W. Bush -- Dramatic circumstances, dramatic ambivalence : Congress post-9/11 -- Conclusion : The rewards and risks of power loss for members and institutional balance
Control code
ocn646068243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 211 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139692
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hhgc3
  • A877D8E2-BD41-449D-BC85-F13D5C7FE6E6
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o646068243
  • (OCoLC)646068243

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