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Classic Readings in American Politics

Classic Readings in American Politics - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0312084196

Cover of Classic Readings in American Politics 3RD 99 (ISBN 978-0312084196)
ISBN13: 978-0312084196
ISBN10: 0312084196
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 99
Publisher: St. Martins Press, Inc.
Published: 1999
International: No

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Classic Readings in American Politics - 3RD 99 edition

ISBN13: 978-0312084196

Pierto S. Nivola and David H. Rosenbloom

ISBN13: 978-0312084196
ISBN10: 0312084196
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 3RD 99
Publisher: St. Martins Press, Inc.

Published: 1999
International: No
Summary
  • Encompasses a large number of the most famous and influential writings about American government since the Founding
  • Editors provide expert commentary
  • A superb supplemental resource for American Government courses

Table of Contents

I. POLITICAL CULTURE AND TRADITIONS

Alexis de Tocqueville, "Equality of Condition"
Louis Hartz, "The Concept of a Liberal Society"
*Charles A. Beard, "The Constitution as an Economic Document"
*Gordon S. Wood, "The American Science of Politics"
James Madison, Federalist 10

II. FEDERALISM

*Samuel H. Beer, "The National Idea in American Politics"
Morton Grodzins, "The Federal System"
*Martha Derthick, "The Enduring Features of American Federalism"
Alexander Hamilton, Federalist 27 and 28
James Madison, Federalist 39
McCulloch v. Maryland (1819)

III. POLITICAL POWER

*C. Wright Mills, "The Structure of Power in American Society"
*Robert A. Dahl, "On the Species Homo Politicus"
*Peter Bacharach and Morton S. Baratz, "Two Faces of Power"

IV. POLITICAL PARTIES AND ELECTIONS

*Anthony Downs, "An Economic Theory of Democracy"
*Donald E. Stokes, "Spatial Models of Party Competition"
Morris P. Fiorina, "The Decline of Collective Responsibility in America Politics"
V. O. Key, "Elections as Collective Decisions"

V. INTEREST GROUPS AND LOBBYING

Mancur Olson, Jr., "Collective Action: The Logic"
Richard L. Hall and Frank W. Wayman, "Buying Time: Moneyed Interests and the Mobilization of Bias"
Hugh Heclo, "Issue Networks and the Executive Establishment"
E. E. Schattschneider, "The Scope and Bias of Pressure System"

VI. THE CONGRESS

James Madison, Federalist 51
*Waren E. Miller and Donald E. Stokes, "Constituency Influence in Congress"
*Daivd R. Mayhew, "Divided We Govern"
Nelson W. Polsby, "The Institutionalization of the House of Representatives"
*Richard F. Fenno, Jr., "Congressmen in Committees"

VII. THE PRESIDENCY

Alexander Hamilton, Federalist 69
Aaron Wildavsky, "The Two Presidencies"
Richard E. Neustadt, "The Power to Persuade"
Charles O. Jones, "Separating to Govern: The American Way"
Doris Kearns, "Lyndon Johnson and the America Dream"

VIII. THE BUREAUCRACY

James Q. Wilson, "The Bureaucracy Problem"
*Herbert Kaufman, "Red Tape"

IX. THE JUDICIARY

Marbury v. Madison (1803)
Alexander Hamilton, Federalist 78
*Roe v. Wade (1973)
*Brown v. Board of Education (1954)
Edward S. Corwin, "The 'Higher Law' Background of American Constitutional Law"
*Walter F. Murphy, "Marshalling the Court"
Martin M. Shapiro, "The Presidency and the Federal Courts"
Korematsu v. The United States (1944)

X. THE POLICY PROCESS

James W. Kingdon, on Agenda-Setting
Charles E. Lindblom, "The Science of 'Muddling Through'"
Edward C. Banfield, "Influence and the Public Interest"
Theodore J. Lowi, "Distribution, Regulation, Redistribution: Functions of Government"

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