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The Resource How Congress works and why you should care, Lee H. Hamilton

How Congress works and why you should care, Lee H. Hamilton

Label
How Congress works and why you should care
Title
How Congress works and why you should care
Statement of responsibility
Lee H. Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How Congress Works and Why You Should Care is a concise introduction to the functions and vital role of the U.S. Congress by eminent former Congressman Lee H. Hamilton. Drawing on 34 years as a U.S. Representative, Hamilton explains how Congress reflects the diversity of the American people, serves as a forum for finding consensus, and provides balance within the federal government. Addressing widespread public misperceptions, he outlines areas where Congress can work better and ways for citizens to become more engaged in public affairs through their representatives in Washington. How Congress Works and Why You Should Care is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the inner workings of Congress, and how all citizens can participate in its unique mission
Summary
How Congress Works and Why You Should Care is a concise introduction to the functions and vital role of the U.S. Congress by eminent former Congressman Lee H. Hamilton
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268756
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Lee
Dewey number
328.73
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • Political science
  • United States
  • États-unis
Target audience
adult
Label
How Congress works and why you should care, Lee H. Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52895370
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 156 pages
Isbn
9780253216953
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2003017926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)52895370
Label
How Congress works and why you should care, Lee H. Hamilton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52895370
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 156 pages
Isbn
9780253216953
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2003017926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)52895370

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