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Party Polarization in CongressSean M. Theriault

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The political parties in Congress are as polarized as they have been in 100 years. This book examines more than 30 years of congressional history to understand how it is that the Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill have become so divi… more

Party Polarization in Congress
Sean M. Theriault
Cambridge University Press , English

Prairie Fever: British Arist...Peter Pagnamenta

“A deeply researched and finely delivered look at what can best be described as a counterintuitive slice of American history.”—Washington PostFrom the 1830s onward, a succession of well-born Britons headed west to the great American wildern… more

Prairie Fever: British Aristocrats in the American West 1830-1890
Peter Pagnamenta
W. W. Norton & Company , English

Planning America's Security:...John G. McGinn, John Tedstrom

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This report identifies key lessons from the Nationa Defense Panel and makes recommendations to the Congress, the administration, and future NDP teams.

Planning America’s Security: Lessons from the NAtional Defense Panel
John G. McGinn, John Tedstrom
Rand Publishing , English


An Alternative To Holy War introduces the reader to the beliefs of the Congress of Sunni Sect of Islam.  It furnishes an overview of basic Islamic beliefs concerning theology and history, with sweeping recommendations to improve the well-be… more

An Alternative To Holy War
Authorhouse , English

The Cult of the Presidency: ...Gene Healy

The Bush years have justifiably given rise to fears of a new Imperial Presidency. Yet despite the controversy surrounding the administration’s expansive claims of executive power, both Left and Right agree on the boundless nature of preside… more

The Cult of the Presidency: America’s Dangerous Devotion to Executive Power
Gene Healy
Cato Institute , English

Democracy Hijacked: What you...BJ Williamson

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Time is growing short for Americans to take back control of our government. Learn the secrets behind why Congress passed harmful visa legislation that let foreign workers take millions of our best jobs. Discover how foreign nations are exe… more

Democracy Hijacked: What you need to know before the 2012 election to ensure the integrity of our election, and to end outsourcing lobbies that corrupt politicians.
BJ Williamson
Lanite Publishing, LLC , English

Harboring Data: Information ...

As identity theft and corporate data vulnerability continue to escalate, corporations must protect both the valuable consumer data they collect and their own intangible assets. Both Congress and the states have passed laws to improve practi… more

Harboring Data: Information Security, Law, and the Corporation (Stanford Law Books)
Stanford Law Books , English

The Missing Link: People and...James Jeffries

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Our political system is out of whack. Congress is gridlocked and the voters are unenthusiastic.I know how to make the Congress function again and put the voters back in the voting booth.

The Missing Link: People and Politics
James Jeffries


An Alternative To Holy War introduces the reader to the beliefs of the Congress of Sunni Sect of Islam.  It furnishes an overview of basic Islamic beliefs concerning theology and history, with sweeping recommendations to improve the well-b… more

An Alternative To Holy War
AuthorHouse , English

Bureau Of Ethnology Eighth ...J. W. Powell

INTRODUCTION. The prosecution of research among the North American Indians, as directed by act of Congress, was continued during the fiscal year 1886-‘87.The general plan upon which the work has been prosecuted has been explained in former … more

Bureau Of Ethnology Eighth Annual Report - J. W. Powell
J. W. Powell

If Women Ruled the WorldSheila Ellison

With women making up only 14 percent of Congress and with only eight women CEOs in the entire group of Fortune 500 companies, women’s collective voices are clearly underrepresented. Nor are they proportionately present on the airwaves or in… more

If Women Ruled the World
Sheila Ellison
New World Library , English

Early Release for Federal In...Nathan James

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Congress has shown interest in ways to reduce the size of the federal prison population by reducing the amount of time inmates serve in prison though such measures as allowing inmates to earn credit toward their sentences for participating … more

Early Release for Federal Inmates: Fact Sheet
Nathan James
Congressional Research Service , English

The Politics of Apolitical C...Giles Scott-Smith

This book analyses a key episode in the cultural Cold War - the formation of the Congress for Cultural Freedom. This study combines archival research, cultural history and the theory of Gramscian political economy.

The Politics of Apolitical Culture: The Congress for Cultural Freedom and the Political Economy of American Hegemony 1945-1955 (Routledge/PSA Political Studies Series)
Giles Scott-Smith
Routledge , English

New Directions in Lemur Studies

This book contains selected presentations on lemurs made at the 17th IPS Congress in 1998. The chapters highlight new and exciting developments in lemur research, touching several important fields from conservation to theoretical aspects… more

New Directions in Lemur Studies
Springer , English

Clinical Congress Program Book 2011American College of Surgeons

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The Clinical Congress program is organized into thematic tracks that address content of interest to all surgical sprecialties and specialty-based tracks that address the learning needs of various specialty groups.

Clinical Congress Program Book 2011
American College of Surgeons

Congress and the Politics of...E. Scott Adler, John D. Wilkerson

How do issues end up on the agenda? Why do lawmakers routinely invest in program oversight and broad policy development? What considerations drive legislative policy change? For many, Congress is an institution consumed by partisan bickerin… more

Congress and the Politics of Problem Solving
E. Scott Adler, John D. Wilkerson
Cambridge University Press , English

Congress in ContextJohn Haskell

The U.S. Congress is by far the least popular branch of the federal government. It is also probably the least understood. It is not uncommon for high-ranking government officials to be confused about the workings of the institution and how … more

Congress in Context
John Haskell
Westview Press , English

Hearings Regarding H.R. 1567...United States. Congress. Hou...

Hearings regarding H.R. 15678, H.R. 15689, H.R. 15744, H.R. 15754, and H.R. 16099, bills to curb terrorist organizations. Hearings, Eighty-ninth Congress, second session (1966)

Hearings Regarding H.R. 15678, H.R. 15689, H.R. 15744, H.R. 15754, and H.R. 16099, bills to Curb Terrorist Organizations. Hearings, Eighty-ninth Congress,Second Session
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities Un-American Activities

Back in Black: Preserving So...Senator Tom Coburn M.D.

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Since its inception in 1935, the Social Security program has provided critical economic security to the nation’s retired and disabled populations and their families. The program’s place in the federal budget is also significant, compromisin… more

Back in Black: Preserving Social Security for Future Generations
Senator Tom Coburn M.D.

Military Recruiting and Rete...

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Responding to a national crisis in defence manpower, Congress passed the FY00 National Defense Authorization Act, which raised military pay and increased bonus ceilings and benefits. This work estimates the effects of the act’s basic pay in… more

Military Recruiting and Retention After the Fiscal Year 2000 Military Pay Legislation
Rand Corp , English