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The Second Term of George W. Bush : Prospects and Perils.

Author/Creator:
Maranto, R.
Publication:
New York : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2006.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (267 pages)
Series:
The Evolving American Presidency Ser.
The Evolving American Presidency Ser.
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Subjects:
Bush, George W. -- (George Walker), -- 1946-.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 2001-2009.
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Electronic books.
Summary:
Second term presidencies are distinctive, not least as the president no longer has to run for re-election. Placing the second term of George W. Bush in comparative perspective, this fascinating book explores the political, institutional and policy implications of a second term. Combining topicality with analytical richness, this is an important resource for scholars and students.
Contents:
Cover
The Second Term of George W. Bush: Prospects and Perils
Contents
List of Figures
List of Tables
Series Foreword Palgrave
Notes on Contributors
Part I The Setting
Chapter One Are Second Terms Second Best? Why George W. Bush Might (or Might Not) Beat the Expectations
Chapter Two Public Opinion, Presidential Campaigns, and Presidential Governance
Part II The Institutions
Chapter Three The Bush White House Staff in the Second Term: New Structures? New Faces? New Processes?
Chapter Four Choices for the President: Structuring the Second-Term Cabinet of President George W. Bush
Chapter Five George W. Bush and Congress in the Second Term: New Problems-Same Results?
Chapter Six Crusade: The Rhetorical Presidency of George Bush
Part III Domestic Policy
Chapter Seven Judges, Courts, and Policy in President George W. Bush's Second Term
Part IV The Policies
Chapter Eight Domestic Policy in the Second Bush Term: The Un-Hidden Hand Leadership of a Conviction President
Chapter Nine Economic Policy: Responsibility but with Limited Authority
Part V Foreign and Security Policy
Chapter Ten Homeland (In) Security
Chapter Eleven The Best Defense? Iraq and Beyond
Chapter Twelve Problematic Policies Toward the Middle East
Part VI Presidential Leadership
Chapter Thirteen George W. Bush: A Transformational Leader at Midterm
Index.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Brattebo, D.
Lansford, T.
Other format:
Print version: Maranto, R. The Second Term of George W. Bush
ISBN:
9781403984418
9781403972910
OCLC:
567962624