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The Resource Disjointed Pluralism : Institutional Innovation and the Development of the U.S. Congress

Disjointed Pluralism : Institutional Innovation and the Development of the U.S. Congress

Label
Disjointed Pluralism : Institutional Innovation and the Development of the U.S. Congress
Title
Disjointed Pluralism
Title remainder
Institutional Innovation and the Development of the U.S. Congress
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the 1910 overthrow of "Czar" Joseph Cannon to the reforms enacted when Republicans took over the House in 1995, institutional change within the U.S. Congress has been both a product and a shaper of congressional politics. For several decades, scholars have explained this process in terms of a particular collective interest shared by members, be it partisanship, reelection worries, or policy motivations. Eric Schickler makes the case that it is actually interplay among multiple interests that determines institutional change. In the process, he explains how congressional institutions have p
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schickler, Eric
Dewey number
  • 328.73/09
  • 328.73/09
Index
no index present
LC call number
JK1021 .S35 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Legislators
  • Organizational change
  • Legislators
  • Organizational change
  • United States
Label
Disjointed Pluralism : Institutional Innovation and the Development of the U.S. Congress
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1: Disjointed Pluralism and Institutional Change; Chapter 2: Institutional Development, 1890-1910: An Experiment in Party Government; Chapter 3: Institutional Development, 1919-1932: Cross-Party Coalitions, Bloc Government, and Republican Rule; Chapter 4: Institutional Development, 1937-1952: The Conservative Coalition, Congress against the Executive, and Committee Government; Chapter 5: Institutional Development, 1970-1989: A Return to Party Government or the Triumph of Individualism?; Chapter 6: Understanding Congressional Change
  • Epilogue: Institutional Change in the 1990sAppendix A: Case Selection; Appendix B: Votes Pertaining to Institutional Changes in Each Period; Notes; References; Index
Control code
730151756
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (375 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824250
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730151756
Label
Disjointed Pluralism : Institutional Innovation and the Development of the U.S. Congress
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1: Disjointed Pluralism and Institutional Change; Chapter 2: Institutional Development, 1890-1910: An Experiment in Party Government; Chapter 3: Institutional Development, 1919-1932: Cross-Party Coalitions, Bloc Government, and Republican Rule; Chapter 4: Institutional Development, 1937-1952: The Conservative Coalition, Congress against the Executive, and Committee Government; Chapter 5: Institutional Development, 1970-1989: A Return to Party Government or the Triumph of Individualism?; Chapter 6: Understanding Congressional Change
  • Epilogue: Institutional Change in the 1990sAppendix A: Case Selection; Appendix B: Votes Pertaining to Institutional Changes in Each Period; Notes; References; Index
Control code
730151756
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (375 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824250
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730151756

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