The postreform Congress

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  • Creator edited by Roger H. Davidson
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication New York : St. Martin's Press, [1992] ©1992
  • Physical Details
    • x, 354 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780312065218, 0312065213, 9780312056735, 0312056737
  • OCLC ocm23463033

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-342) and index.

Contents

  • The emergence of the postreform Congress / Roger H. Davidson -- Electoral forces, political agendas, and partisanship in the House and Senate / David W. Rohde -- National party organizations and the postreform Congress / Paul S. Herrnson -- Representatives and constituents in the postreform Congress : the problem of persuasion / William T. Bianco -- House majority party leadership in an era of legislative constraint / Barbara Sinclair -- From decentralization to centralization : members' changing expectations for House leaders / Daniel J. Palazzolo -- From monopoly to management : changing patterns of committee deliberation / Roger H. Davidson and Walter J. Oleszek -- Fighting fire with fire : amending activity and institutional change in the postreform Congress / Barry R. Weingast
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