Cover of: The broken branch | Thomas E. Mann

The broken branch

how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track

2008 ed.

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English.

About the Edition

The Broken Branch offers both a diagnosis of the cause of Congressional decline and a blueprint for change, from two experts who understand politics and revere our institutions, but believe that Congress has become deeply dysfunctional. --frompublisher description

Table of Contents

The first branch of government : theory and practice
The seeds of the contemporary problem, 1969-1994
A decade of Republican control
Institutional decline
The case of continuity
Conclusion
Epilogue: is the broken branch on the mend?

Edition Notes

"Updated with new epilogue"--Cover.

"The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands."

"The Annenberg Public Policy."

Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-281) and index.

Series
Institutions of American democracy, Institutions of American democracy series

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
328.73
Library of Congress
JK1041 .M36 2008

The Physical Object

Pagination
xiii, 298 p. ;
Number of pages
298

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24960839M
Internet Archive
brokenbranchhow00mann
ISBN 10
0195368711
ISBN 13
9780195368710
OCLC/WorldCat
259115054
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