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The American Presidency and the Social Agenda by Byron W. Daynes

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Central government policies,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • U.S. President,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Textbooks,
  • Social problems,
  • USA,
  • Presidents,
  • General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • United States,
  • Political Process - Leadership,
  • Public Policy - Social Policy,
  • Executive power,
  • Social Policy

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9287955M
ISBN 100130826324
ISBN 109780130826329

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