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The Resource Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy, Charlie Savage

Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy, Charlie Savage

Label
Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy
Title
Takeover
Title remainder
the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy
Statement of responsibility
Charlie Savage
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critical investigation into how the Bush-Cheney administration has worked to increase presidential power at the cost of democratic constitutional balance reveals a range of questionable executive practices, from wiretapping and conservative judicial nominations to torture and imprisonment without trial
Summary
A critical investigation into how the Bush-Cheney administration has worked to increase presidential power at the cost of democratic constitutional balance reveals a range of questionable executive practices, from wiretapping and conservative judicial nominations to torture and imprisonment without trial
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
223277
Cataloging source
DLC
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Savage, Charlie
Dewey number
973.931
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E902
LC item number
.S38 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bush, George W.
  • Cheney, Richard B.
  • Cheney, Richard B
  • Executive power
  • Official secrets
  • Right-wing extremists
  • Fanaticism
  • Presidents
  • Vice-Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy
Label
Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy, Charlie Savage
Link
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
Contents
Inside the bunker -- The fall of the imperial presidency and the rise of Dick Cheney : 1789-1976 -- "A cabal of zealots" : 1977-2000 -- The agenda -- "Behind closed doors" : secrecy I -- The unleashing : laws and treaties I -- "A hollow shell" : secrecy II -- The perseverance and the purge : laws and treaties II -- The torture ban -- Power of the pen : signing statements -- "To say what the law is" : the Supreme Court -- Discipline and control : the Executive Branch -- The politics of presidential power
Control code
8064614
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 400 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316118040
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2007013077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DLC)BK0007241811
Label
Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy, Charlie Savage
Link
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
Contents
Inside the bunker -- The fall of the imperial presidency and the rise of Dick Cheney : 1789-1976 -- "A cabal of zealots" : 1977-2000 -- The agenda -- "Behind closed doors" : secrecy I -- The unleashing : laws and treaties I -- "A hollow shell" : secrecy II -- The perseverance and the purge : laws and treaties II -- The torture ban -- Power of the pen : signing statements -- "To say what the law is" : the Supreme Court -- Discipline and control : the Executive Branch -- The politics of presidential power
Control code
8064614
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 400 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316118040
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2007013077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DLC)BK0007241811

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