Lame Duck Presidents - Myth or Reality

Author: Hedtke, James
Year:2002
Pages:256
ISBN:0-7734-7164-2
978-0-7734-7164-1
Price:199.95

Table of Contents

Table of contents:
Preface
1. Introduction
2. Present at Creation: The Constitutional Development of Presidential Re-eligibility and Term Limits
3. The Two-Term Tradition and the 22nd Amendment
4. The Lame Duck Hypothesis: An Empirical Analysis of Persuasion Indicators
5. The Lame Duck Hypotheses: An Analysis of Command and Linkage Indicators
6. Presidential Term Limits: An Analysis of Their Impact on Presidential Agendas and Democratic Choice
7. The Clinton Legacy
Appendix: Presidential Categories Based on Years Served, Senate Action on Nominations, 1929-1991; Selected Bibliography; Index