The executive branch

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The executive branch : carrying out and enforcing laws

New York, NY : Britannica Educational Publishing : in association with Rosen Educational Services, [2019]

128 pages : black and white illustrations, color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.

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This book focuses primarily on the president's role in government and the choices and considerations afforded by this position, such as the formation of a cabinet and the power to create executive orders. By illuminating both high and low points in this historic position, the reader gains a sense of the intricacies of this nation's system of checks and balances, and how differences in style have influenced the direction of history. By featuring the stories of the women and men surrounding the president, this book creates a well-rounded depiction of this branch of the U.S. government.

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ISBN:

9781538301647 Library bound book

LC Call No:

JK517 .E84 2019

Dewey Class No:

351.73 23

ME:UniformTitle:

Executive branch (Britannica Educational Publishing)

Title:

The executive branch : carrying out and enforcing laws / edited by Brian Duignan and Carolyn DeCarlo.

Physical:

128 pages : black and white illustrations, color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Series:

Checks and balances in the U.S. government

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Summary:

This book focuses primarily on the president's role in government and the choices and considerations afforded by this position, such as the formation of a cabinet and the power to create executive orders. By illuminating both high and low points in this historic position, the reader gains a sense of the intricacies of this nation's system of checks and balances, and how differences in style have influenced the direction of history. By featuring the stories of the women and men surrounding the president, this book creates a well-rounded depiction of this branch of the U.S. government.

Target Audience:

9 Britannica Educational Publishing.

Target Audience:

Grade 7-12. Britannica Educational Publishing.

Subject:

Presidents--United States.

Subject:

Executive departments--United States.

Subject:

Separation of powers--United States.

Subject:

Constitutional law--United States.

AE:PersName:

Duignan, Brian, editor. edt

AE:PersName:

DeCarlo, Carolyn, editor. edt

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Checks and balances in the U.S. government.

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