The Resource The Oxford guide to the United States government, John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious and Donald A. Ritchie

The Oxford guide to the United States government, John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious and Donald A. Ritchie

Label
The Oxford guide to the United States government
Title
The Oxford guide to the United States government
Statement of responsibility
John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious and Donald A. Ritchie
Title variation
Oxford guide to the U.S. government
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides information on the American Presidency, Congress, and Supreme Court. Covers the key figures, events, and structures that have animated U.S. government for more than 200 years. In addition to coverage of the 2000 Presidential race and election, it features biographies of all the Presidents, Vice Presidents, and Supreme Court Justices, as well as notable members of Congress, including current leadership; historical commentary on past elections, major Presidential decisions, international and domestic programs, and the key advisors and agencies of the executive branch; in-depth analysis of Congressional leadership and committees, agencies and staff, and historic legislation; and detailed discussions of 100 landmark Supreme Court cases and the major issues facing the Court today. Other entries define legal terms and phrases and elaborate on the wide array of government traditions
Cataloging source
BUF
Dewey number
320.973
Index
index present
LC call number
JK9
LC item number
.P384 2001b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
  • handbooks
Label
The Oxford guide to the United States government, John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious and Donald A. Ritchie
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 769-776) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm49349626
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 802 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199891276
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3436979x
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49349626
  • oro0199891273

Library Locations

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