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Forge of democracy

the House of Representatives.

by MacNeil, Neil

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Published by D. McKay in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Congress. House

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK1331 .M2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination496 p.
    Number of Pages496
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5880794M
    LC Control Number63011721
    OCLC/WorldCa268182

    The conception of democracy that I am drawing upon here has been developed in Douglas Kellner, Television and the Crisis of Democracy (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, ); and Douglas Kellner, Grand Theft (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, ). In this study, I focus on the role of the media of democracy and how corporate media have undermined democracy in the past decades. Freedom's Forge: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II by Arthur Herman () The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR, Detroit, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at War. by A. J. Baime (A Forge of Freedom Book) by Robert Smith | Jan 1, out of 5 stars 1.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: MacNeil, Neil, Forge of democracy. New York, D. McKay [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. After reading this book I cannot help but think we will be at a big disadvantage in the future. I know I must have heard the saying “the arsenal of democracy” but I did not remember that was what FDR called the production of war materials. Baime focuses primarily on the Ford Motor Company and its production of the B Liberator heavy bomber.

    FORGE OF DEMOCRACY: The House of Representatives. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Here is the first survey of the House of Representatives, its history and inner machinery, to have been attempted with the needs of the general reader in mind.   In this excerpt from the book Civic Power: Rebuilding American Democracy in an Era of Crisis, authors K. Sabeel Rahman and Hollie Russon Gilman discuss restoring American democracy and rescuing it from crisis.. As the country barrels forward through possible impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump and with a highly fractious and high-stakes election careening towards .


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Freedom's Forge reveals how two extraordinary American businessmen—General Motors automobile magnate William "Big Bill" Knudsen and shipbuilder Henry J. Kaiser—helped corral, cajole, and inspire business leaders across the country to mobilize the "arsenal of democracy" that propelled the Allies to victory in World War II.

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Critics scoffed: Ford didn’t make planes; they made simple, affordable cars. This book is an attempt to define the House of Representatives. In writing it, I have not been satisfied merely to describe the House's great Constitutional powers, to translate into layman's language its parliamentary manuals, and to list the names and deeds of its many members.

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Case studies from around the world and theoretical discussion show how the capacity to act collectively on local problems can be developed, strengthening democracy while changing social and economic xity, division, mistrust, and “process paralysis” can thwart leaders and others when they tackle local challenges.

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