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The Evolving Presidency free pdf Remind your students that primary sources are an essential part of today's information-rich age. In Michael Nelson's fifth edition of The Evolving Presidency, more than 50 documents help to anchor the ever-changing presidency in historical context. Students encounter a range of documents-from speeches and debates to letters and landmark Supreme Court decisions-that demonstrate how the presidency is shaped through both word and deed. Every selection has its own headnote that is carefully crafted to convey the significance of the document during its own time and its lasting effects on the office of the presidency.

About Michael C. Nelson

Michael Nelson is the Fulmer Professor of Political Science at Rhodes College and a Senior Fellow of the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia. His recent books include: The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2011, 6th Ed., The Presidency and the Political System, 9th Ed., and The Evolving Presidency: Landmark Documents, 1787-2010, 4th Ed, and Debating Reform: Conflicting Perspectives on How to Fix the American Political System, 2nd Ed. More than fifty of his articles have been reprinted in anthologies of political science, history, music, and English composition, including articles on subjects as varied as baseball, C. S. Lewis, and Frank Sinatra.

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Author : Michael C. Nelson
Publisher : SAGE Publications Inc
Data Published : 24 August 2015
ISBN : 1483368564
EAN : 9781483368566
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 328 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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