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Title The Obama presidency : appraisals and prospects / editors, Bert A. Rockman, Andrew Rudalevige, Colin Campbell
Published Los Angeles : SAGE/CQ Press, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 356 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction : a counterfactual presidency / Bert A. Rockman, Andrew Rudalevige -- "Change we can believe in" meets reality / Joel D. Aberbach -- Strategic assessments : evaluating opportunities and strategies in the Obama presidency / George C. Edwards III -- Political forces on the Obama presidency : from election '08 to governing / James E. Campbell -- Public opinion and the presidency : the Obama and anti-Obama coalitions / Gary C. Jacobson -- Obama and the public presidency : what got you here won't get you there / Diane J. Heith -- The privileges of access : interest groups and the White House / Lawrence R. Jacobs -- Rivals, or a team? : staff and issue management in the Obama administration / Andrew Rudalevige -- Obama and the 111th Congress : doing big things / Barbara Sinclair -- Obama and the law : judicial restraint at the crossroads / David A. Yalof -- Ambition, necessity, and polarization in the Obama domestic agenda / Christopher H. Foreman, Jr -- Continuity and change in Obama's foreign policy / Robert Singh -- Economic crisis and political change : a new new deal? / M. Stephen Weatherford -- Concluding thoughts : president, person, and system / Bert A. Rockman, Eric N. Waltenburg, Colin Campbell
Summary With contributions from leading names in the field, this text takes a close look at Obama's presidency and considers issues such as his political strategy and the progress of his administration
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Obama, Barack.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2009-
Form Electronic book
Author Campbell, Colin, 1943 June 10-
Rockman, Bert A.
Rudalevige, Andrew, 1968-
ISBN 1306640199 (ebk)
1483301621 (electronic bk.)
1483349586 (ebook)
9781306640190 (ebk)
9781483301624 (electronic bk.)
9781483349589 (ebook)