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Product Description: How much power does a president really have? Theories and arguments abound—pointlessly, Bruce Miroff says, if we don't understand the context in which presidents operate. Borrowing from Machiavelli, Miroff maps five fields of political struggle that presidents must traverse to make any headway: media, powerful economic interests, political coalitions, the high-risk politics of domestic policy, and the partisan politics of foreign policy...read more

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9780700622856 | Univ Pr of Kansas, July 8, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: How much power does a president really have?

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Product Description: Designed to accompany any American Government text, this engaging reader features a debate-style format that includes two readings per chapter--each representing opposing viewpoints. The unique format and current content give this book a distinct advantage over other readers...read more

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9780495913474 | 7 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2011), cover price $128.95 | also contains Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics | About this edition: Designed to accompany any American Government text, this engaging reader features a debate-style format that includes two readings per chapter--each representing opposing viewpoints.
9780618719174 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 24, 2008), cover price $136.95 | also contains Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics | About this edition: Designed to accompany any American Government text, this engaging reader features a debate-style format that includes two readings--each representing opposing viewpoints--per chapter.
9789990864878 | 4th edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, August 1, 2002), cover price $0.02 | also contains Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics
9780618054558 | 3 edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, August 1, 2000), cover price $46.95 | About this edition: Designed to accompany any American Government text, this engaging reader features a debate-style format that includes two readings per chapter--each representing opposing viewpoints.

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Product Description: Focusing on the tension between elite and popular models of democracy, individuals and movements that made a difference, and recent events, THE DEMOCRATIC DEBATE makes American democracy become more relevant, compelling, and lively.

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9781133604396 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2014), cover price $128.95 | About this edition: Focusing on the tension between elite and popular models of democracy, individuals and movements that made a difference, and recent events, THE DEMOCRATIC DEBATE makes American democracy become more relevant, compelling, and lively.
9780547216386 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 6, 2009), cover price $128.95 | About this edition: Focusing on the tension between elite and popular models, individuals who made a difference, and recent events, THE DEMOCRATIC DEBATE makes American democracy both relevant and compelling.

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Product Description: When George McGovern lost the 1972 presidential election, Richard Nixon's landslide victory buried more than an insurgent campaign. In resurrecting the largely forgotten story of McGovern's remarkable presidential bid, Bruce Miroff reveals how his crushing defeat produced an identity crisis for liberals torn between their convictions and the political calculations required to win elections-a dilemma for Democrats that has never gone away...read more

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9780700615469 | Univ Pr of Kansas, September 25, 2007, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: When George McGovern lost the 1972 presidential election, Richard Nixon's landslide victory buried more than an insurgent campaign.

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9780700616503 | Univ Pr of Kansas, March 18, 2009, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: When George McGovern lost the 1972 presidential election, Richard Nixon's landslide victory buried more than an insurgent campaign.

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Product Description: Book by Miroff, Bruce

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9780618903863 | 4 cdr edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, December 27, 2006), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Book by Miroff, Bruce

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Product Description: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding. The text uses the standard of popular democracy to examine the United States from anti-federalism to contemporary social movements...read more

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9780618868490, titled "Democratic Debate" | 4 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, July 17, 2006), cover price $105.96
9780395976302 | 2 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, June 1, 1998), cover price $62.76
9780618124473 | 2 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, June 1, 1998), cover price $64.76 | About this edition: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding.
9780395981016, titled "Democratic Debate" | 2 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, June 1, 1998), cover price $46.36 | About this edition: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding.
9780618104024, titled "Democratic Debate" | 2 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, June 1, 1998), cover price $66.76 | About this edition: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding.
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Product Description: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding. The text uses the standard of popular democracy to examine the United States from anti-federalism to contemporary social movements...read more

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9780618054527 | 3 edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, November 28, 2001), cover price $95.95 | About this edition: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding.
9780395875421 | Houghton Mifflin College Div, July 1, 1998, cover price $69.95 | also contains Bloomsbury Professional's Guide to the Companies Act 2014: A Guide to the Law in Ireland | About this edition: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding.
9780618131907 | 2 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, January 1, 1998), cover price $46.36 | About this edition: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding.
9780395915769 | 2 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, January 1, 1998), cover price $79.16 | About this edition: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding.
9780395915790 | 2 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, January 1, 1998), cover price $61.95 | About this edition: The Democratic Debate examines the struggle between the elite and popular models of democracy which, the authors argue, have alternated as the dominant vision in America since its founding.
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9780618819577 | 4th edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, June 27, 2006), cover price $170.95

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9780618805358 | 4th edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, June 22, 2006), cover price $109.95

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9780618747764 | 5 spi edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, November 30, 2005), cover price $55.16

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9780618343256 | 3 edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, December 30, 2002), cover price $92.35

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9780618313525 | 3 edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, September 30, 2002), cover price $89.55

This reader contains selections representing opposing points of view on a variety of issues. Organized around a central theme, the text ties each debate on a specific topic in American politics to a larger issue: the meaning and improvement of American democracy.
By Bruce Miroff (editor)

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9789990864878 | 4th edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, August 1, 2002), cover price $0.02 | also contains Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics, Debating Democracy: A Reader in American Politics
9780395983614 | 3 pck edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, January 1, 1999), cover price $45.16 | About this edition: This reader contains selections representing opposing points of view on a variety of issues.

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Product Description: "In an era when American leadership seems sunk in petty power struggles and shallow media spectacles, some of our icons have much to teach us about the forms of leadership that can still speak to the democratic possibilities of the American people," writes Bruce Miroff...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780788160707 | Diane Pub Co, June 1, 1993, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Bruce Miroff looks at how nine American leaders - John Adams, Alexander Hamilton, Abraham Lincoln, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Eugene V.
9780465087471 | Basic Books, February 1, 1993, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Analyzes the leadership qualities of nine Americans, from Alexander Hamilton to Martin Luther King, and discusses the dangers of becoming a nation of passive followers

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9780700610181 | New sub edition (Univ Pr of Kansas, April 1, 2000), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: "In an era when American leadership seems sunk in petty power struggles and shallow media spectacles, some of our icons have much to teach us about the forms of leadership that can still speak to the democratic possibilities of the American people," writes Bruce Miroff.
9780465032617 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, December 1, 1993), cover price $15.00 | also contains Spring Story: A Rhyming Picture Book for Children About Spring With a Rabbit, Bird and Other Spring Animals | About this edition: In this profound and disturbing examination of the dangers and possibilities of democratic leadership, Miroff examines nine emblematic political giants—John Adams, Alexander Hamilton, Abraham Lincoln, Eugene Debs, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Teddy Roosevelt, FDR, Martin Luther King, Jr.

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9780395971475 | 2 edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, July 1, 1998), cover price $57.56 | also contains How to Build a Life in the Humanities: Meditations on the Academic Work-life Balance | About this edition: Book by Miroff, Bruce

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