xxxviii, 590 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Institutions of American democracy series.
Formatted Contents Note
General introduction : the executive branch as an institution of American democracy / Jaroslav Pelikan Introduction : presidents and bureaucrats : the executive branch and American democracy / Joel D. Aberbach and Mark A. Peterson The evolution of the presidency : between the promise and the fear / Scott C. James The evolution of national bureaucracy in the United States / Daniel carpenter Giving direction to government in comparative perspective / Richard Rose Presidential elections and American democracy / Stephen J. Wayne The executive office of the president : the paradox of politicization / Matthew J. Dickinson Communicating from the White House : presidential narrowcasting and the national interest / Lawrence R. Jacobs The person of the president, leadership, and greatness / Fred I. Greenstein The complex organization of the executive branch : the legacies of competing approaches to administration / Colin Campbell The federal public service : the people and the challenge / Patricia W. Ingraham Caught in the middle : the president, Congress, and the political-bureaucratic system / Barry R. Weingast Reforming the executive branch of the U.S. government / Donald F. Kettl Executive power and political parties : the dilemmas of scale in American democracy / Sidney M. Milkis The executive branch and the legislative process / Andrew Rudalevige The courts, jurisprudence, and the executive branch / R. Shep Melnick Federalism and the executive branch / Thomas Gais and James Fossett Control and accountability : dilemmas of the executive branch / Joel D. Aberbach and Mark A. Peterson.
"The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.