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Rules for war : procedural choice in the US House of Representatives / Bryan W. Marshall.

Author/Creator:
Marshall, Bryan W.
Publication:
Aldershot, Hants, England, ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
136 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
United States. Congress. House -- Rules and practice.
United States -- Politics and government.
Contents:
Introduction
Party leadership and agent performance in Congress
Designing an effective agent : understanding institutional changes to the House Rules Committee
Political parties and procedural coordination for collective action
The role of restrictive rules in the postreform House
The policy implications of special rules : evidence from the House and Senate
Floor waivers and procedural partisanship in the House
Conclusion and thoughts on the future leverage of procedural choice.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [125]-132) and index.
ISBN:
075464572X (alk. paper)
OCLC:
59223930