Legislative Leviathan PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Gary W. Cox

Legislative Leviathan

Cambridge University Press
Publication date: March 2007
ISBN: 9780511276231
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)

Buy PDF

List price:
$29.00
Our price:
$26.99

You save: $2.01 (7%)
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
The second edition of Legislative Leviathan provides an incisive new look at the inner workings of the House of Representatives in the post-World War II era. Re-evaluating the role of parties and committees, Gary W. Cox and Mathew D. McCubbins view parties in the House - especially majority parties - as a species of 'legislative cartel'. These cartels seize the power, theoretically resident in the House, to make rules governing the structure and process of legislation. Most of the cartel's efforts are focused on securing control of the legislative agenda for its members. The first edition of this book had significant influence on the study of American politics and is essential reading for students of Congress, the presidency, and the political party system.
Please sign in to review this product.
Format:
Devices:
Legislative Leviathan PDF (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open PDF (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
2423 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Enabled. Limit of 5 selections within 28 days.
Printing:
Enabled. Limit of 5 pages within 28 days.
Other books by Gary W. Cox
Setting the Agenda PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Gary W. Cox
Setting the Agenda
Gary W. Cox
Cambridge University Press, December 2005
ISBN: 9780521853798
Format: PDF
List Price: $26.00 Our price: $24.99
Elbridge Gerry's Salamander PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Gary W. Cox
Elbridge Gerry's Salamander
Gary W. Cox & Jonathan N. Katz
Cambridge University Press, March 1998
ISBN: 9780521806756
Format: PDF
List Price: $26.00 Our price: $24.99