xiii, 178 pages : illustrations, map ; 18 cm.
Very short introductions ; 165.
Formatted Contents Note
Inventing the presidency The presidency finds its place Electing presidents (and other ways to occupy the Oval Office) Making and remaking a presidency Connecting to and leading the government Presidents at work : making law and doing policy Reform, change, and prospects for the future.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.