By Michael A. Genovese
The Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the Jefferson Memorial. Why can we dedicate monuments to the presidents? Why will we honor them, rather than Congress, or the courts? A Presidential Nation examines how the presidency (an place of work restricted by means of the structure and separation of powers) turned the center-piece of yankee govt. Michael A. Genovese argues that during rebelling opposed to the British, the Framers of the structure invented a circumscribed presidency to protect opposed to government tyranny. but, over the years, presidential strength has risen and congressional energy declined to some extent the place the USA has a close to imperial presidency. Reexamining the prestige of presidential strength within the post-9/11 international, Dr. Genovese considers the choices, if any, to the present version of presidential energy. A Presidential Nation is ideal for college kids of yankee Presidency and Federal Governance classes and a person attracted to the altering authority of the yank political system.
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