viii p., 1 ℓ., 312, vii p., 1 ℓ. 22 cm
"First published in 1937 as The powers of the president, by Doubleday, Doran & co. This edition completely rewritten, expanded, and reset."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Bibliography: p. 301-312
Formatted Contents Note
The problem in the Constitutional convention: How shall the executive be related to the legislature? The solution of the Federalist party. The solution of the Jeffersonian Republicans. The Jacksonian Revolution. The Jacksonian view of the executive prevails. Lincoln and Congress. The reaction against the executive. The hegemony of the Senate. Congressional government. The leadership of William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt. The theory and practice of Woodrow Wilson. Three typical Republican presidents. The presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt. The presidency in World War II. Summary and conclusions