By: Krent, Harold J.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : NYU Press, 2005Description: 1 online resource (287 p.).ISBN: 9780814748640.Subject(s): Executive power -- United States | Presidents -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Presidential PowersDDC classification: 352.23/5/0973 LOC classification: JK516 .K73 2005Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 The President's Power to Execute the Laws Passed by Congress; 2 The Executive's Power over Foreign Affairs; 3 The Protective Power of the President; 4 Presidential Immunities and Priviledges; 5 The Pardon Power; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Framed in Article II of the Constitution, presidential powers are dictated today by judicial as well as historical precedent. To understand the ways the president wields power as well as how this power is kept in check by other branches of government, Harold J. Krent presents three overlapping determinants of the president's role under the Constitution-the need for presidential initiative in administering the law and providing foreign policy leadership, the importance of maintaining congressional control over policymaking, and the imperative to ensure that the president be accountable to the p
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