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Title The federal nation : perspectives on American federalism / edited by Iwan W. Morgan and Philip J. Davies.
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
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 Floor2  E902 .F43 2008    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 265 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Studies of the Americas
Studies of the Americas.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Federalism, the Bush administration and the evolution of American politics / Timothy J. Conlan -- What a difference a few decades make : the conservative movement, executive power, and the Constitution in the United States / Joel D. Aberbach and Gillian Peele -- Canada's "open federalism" : past, present, and future / Christopher Dunn -- Three faces of contemporary American federalism / John Kincaid -- Fragmented structures and blurred boundaries : strategies for regional governance / Carl W. Sternberg -- Congressional devolution of power / Joseph F. Zimmerman -- Hurricane Katrina, racial federalism, and the American state : a tale foretold? / Kimberly S. Johnson -- The politics and policy of the State Children's Health Insurance Program / Alex Waddan and Douglas Jaenicke -- Criminal justice policy across the United States : due process in the punitive turn / Andrew Davies and Alissa Pollitz Worden -- Gay rights, the federal marriage amendment, and the states / Edward Ashbee -- Clearing the air : the new politics of public smoking / Christopher J. Bailey -- Abortion, the judiciary and federalism in North America / Robert McKeever -- No Child Left Behind : federalism and education policy / Jonathan Parker.
Subject Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946-
United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009.
Federal government -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Related Names Morgan, Iwan W.
Davies, Philip, 1948-
ISBN 9780230609402
OCLC number 226357107