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The Resource Our damaged democracy : we the people must act, Joseph A. Califano Jr

Our damaged democracy : we the people must act, Joseph A. Califano Jr

Label
Our damaged democracy : we the people must act
Title
Our damaged democracy
Title remainder
we the people must act
Statement of responsibility
Joseph A. Califano Jr
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An authoritative primer on America's three branches of government reveals political, cultural, constitutional, technological and institutional changes that the author believes have rendered the government completely dysfunctional
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10622127
Cataloging source
DLC
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1931-
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Califano, Joseph A.
Dewey number
320.973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political culture
  • Democracy
  • Political ethics
  • United States
  • Democracy
  • Political culture
  • Political ethics
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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we the people must act
Label
Our damaged democracy : we the people must act, Joseph A. Califano Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-298) 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
Contents
Introduction -- Part I: POTUS the powerful -- Enhancing POTUS power -- POTUS the commander-in-chief -- POTUS the legislator -- The four pillars of POTUS power -- Part II: The crippled Congress -- The grip of the gerrymander -- Pay to play Congress -- Congressional chaos -- Cutting its nose to spite its face -- Where war is not war -- Part III: The politicized court -- Political labor pains -- Political party polarization -- Part IV: The subject states and cities -- Money makes the rules -- The game changers -- Presidential preemption and prerogatives -- Part V: Money: the root of political evil -- Day of political infamy -- The money game -- Money opens doors and ears -- States, judges and think tanks in the political money mix -- Part VI: American fault lines -- The media fault line -- Racial and cultural political party fault lines -- The partisanship fault line -- Income and education inequality fault lines -- Single-issue fault lines -- The military-civilian fault line -- Part VII: We the people -- We the people must act -- Appendix A: Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee: dues and money raised -- Appendix B: The Electoral College
Control code
ocn989964018
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
xvii, 317 pages
Isbn
9781501144615
Lccn
2017045556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)989964018
Label
Our damaged democracy : we the people must act, Joseph A. Califano Jr
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-298) 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
Contents
Introduction -- Part I: POTUS the powerful -- Enhancing POTUS power -- POTUS the commander-in-chief -- POTUS the legislator -- The four pillars of POTUS power -- Part II: The crippled Congress -- The grip of the gerrymander -- Pay to play Congress -- Congressional chaos -- Cutting its nose to spite its face -- Where war is not war -- Part III: The politicized court -- Political labor pains -- Political party polarization -- Part IV: The subject states and cities -- Money makes the rules -- The game changers -- Presidential preemption and prerogatives -- Part V: Money: the root of political evil -- Day of political infamy -- The money game -- Money opens doors and ears -- States, judges and think tanks in the political money mix -- Part VI: American fault lines -- The media fault line -- Racial and cultural political party fault lines -- The partisanship fault line -- Income and education inequality fault lines -- Single-issue fault lines -- The military-civilian fault line -- Part VII: We the people -- We the people must act -- Appendix A: Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee: dues and money raised -- Appendix B: The Electoral College
Control code
ocn989964018
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
xvii, 317 pages
Isbn
9781501144615
Lccn
2017045556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)989964018

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