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Congress and Its Members

by Roger H. Davidson

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Congressional Quarterly Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • U.S. Congress (General),
  • Political Science,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Government - Legislative Branch,
  • Congress,
  • Legislators,
  • United States,
  • United States.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages490
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12169259M
    ISBN 101568023367
    ISBN 109781568023366

    Publisher Synopsis "Of the many textbooks on the subject, Congress and Its Members is clearly the gold standard. It offers a comprehensive introduction to the people and structures of the American Congress in clear and readable prose. The addition of Eric Schickler adds yet another top-notch scholar to the accomplished team of authors.". COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Editions for Congress and Its Members: X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback publishe Cited by:. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xxv, pages, I27 ; illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Part I.

In search of the two Congresses The two Congresses Evolution of the modern Congress --Part II.A Congress of ambassadors Going for it: recruitment and candidacy Making it: the electoral game Being there: Hill styles and home styles --Part III.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.

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