The Presidential Republic: Executive Representation and Deliberative Democracy

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Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1997 - Law - 241 pages
This study examines the theory, history and consequences of presidents acting as representatives in the American political system. It explores how the founding fathers understood the place of presidency, and the effect a representational presidency has on deliberative democracy.

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Contents

f 1 Political Representation and the Presidency
13
The Public Presidency
123
Presidential Republic
195
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Gary L. Gregg, II is assistant professor of political science at Clarion University of Pennsylvania.

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