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Stephen Skowronek

Full Name: Stephen Skowronek
Number of Works: 14
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ISBN: 0700617620, 9780700617623
Keywords: reprise, reappraisal, time, political, leadership, presidential
Pages: 240
Published: 2011
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Renowned scholar Stephen Skowronek's insights have fundamentally altered our understanding of the American presidency. His seminal works have identified broad historical patterns in American politics and explained the dynamics at work behind them. His "political time" thesis has been particularly influential, revealing how presidents reckon with the work of their predecessors, situate their power within recent political events, and assert their authority to change things.In this new book, Skowronek revisits his political time thesis and focuses on how it helps us make sense of the pr