The Evolving Presidency : Landmark Documents, 1787-2015 Paperback / softback
Edited by Michael C. Nelson
Editor Michael Nelson carefully crafts a headnote for each selection to place it in historical context and convey the document's significance during its own time as well as its lasting effects on the office of the presidency.
This edition offers eight all-new selections including James Madison's Notes of the Federal Convention, Franklin D.
Roosevelt's Executive Order on Japanese-American Internment, and Barack Obama's 2015 State of the Union Address. ?New to this edition: Eight all new selections: James Madison's Notes of the Federal Convention Abraham Lincoln's Message to Congress in Special Session Lord James Bryce, "Why Great Men Are Not Chosen Presidents" Franklin D.
Roosevelt's Executive Order on Japanese-American Internment The Truman Doctrine Lyndon B.
Johnson's "Equality of Result" Address National Labor Relations Board v.
Noel Channing et al. Barack Obama's 2015 State of the Union Address
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 328 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 01/12/2015
- Category: History of the Americas
- ISBN: 9781483368566