By Robert Y. Shapiro, Martha Joynt Kumar, Lawrence R. Jacobs
Richard Neustadt's seminal paintings Presidential energy: The Politics of Leadership has persisted for almost 4 many years because the middle of educational learn of the yankee presidency. Now, development on and not easy a number of the arguments in Neustadt's paintings, Presidential energy: Forging the Presidency for the Twenty-first Century deals reflections and implications from what we've got realized approximately presidential energy because the new century dawns.
These essays--including a brand new contribution by way of Neustadt himself--forge a great reexamination of Neustadt's Presidential Power that handle questions raised yet now not resolved by way of his paintings. A awesome element of this volume's research is the reworked establishment of the presidency within the wake of the impeachment hearings of the country's final twentieth-century president, invoice Clinton. From the portrayal of presidents as persuaders to the politics of presidential transitions, all of the constituent essays during this quantity presents an interesting examine the kingdom of the yank presidency.