The Presidency and the Challenge of Democracy

  • Michael A. Genovese
  • Lori Cox Han

Part of the The Evolving American Presidency Series book series (EAP)

About this book


The rise of presidential power poses a significant threat to America's democratic values. As the presidency apparently eclipses Congress, the courts in power, and public/media attention, the balance of powers has tilted. In this accessible book, leading scholars explore the reasons for and implications of the rising power of the presidency.


constitution democracy hegemony Policy United Nations

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael A. Genovese
    • 1
  • Lori Cox Han
    • 2
  1. 1.Loyola Marymount UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Chapman University in OrangeCaliforniaUSA

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