Bitter Harvest: FDR, Presidential Power and the Growth of the Presidential Branch
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Bitter Harvest: FDR, Presidential Power and the Growth of the Presidential Branch

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ISBN-13:
9780521653954
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsdatum:
01.11.2009
Seiten:
284
Autor:
Matthew J. Dickinson
Gewicht:
395 g
Format:
227x152x15 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

Part I. Presidential Power and Presidential Staff: Concepts and Controversies: Introduction: the fruits of his labor? FDR and the growth of the presidential branch; 1. Bitter harvest: the presidential branch and the Iran-Contra Affair; Part II. From Cabinet to Presidential Government, 1933-1939: 2. Creating the resource gap: bargaining costs and the first New Deal, 1933-1935; 3. The President needs help: the Brownlow Committee frames the Roosevelt Response; Part III. Testing the System: The War Years 1939-1945: 4. Preparing for war: economic mobilization; 5. Managing war production; 6. FDR and the rise of the National Security Bureaucracy; 7. The Commander-in-Chief; Part IV. Lessons and Considerations: 8. Competitive adhocracy: the principles and theoretical implications of FDR's staff use; Epilogue: Roosevelt Redux?: a research agenda; Bibliography.
This book outlines Franklin Roosevelt's White House staff organization.