LOCATION4th Floor
Call No. JK339 .Z45 2013
Author Zeisberg, Mariah Ananda, 1977- author.
Title War powers : the politics of constitutional authority / Mariah Zeisberg.
Location Volume/Copy Barcode Status
 4th Floor  JK339 .Z45 2013    35005013768465  
ch. 1 Who Has Authority to Take the Country to War?1
ch. 2 Presidential Discretion and the Path to War: The Mexican War and World War II54
ch. 3 "Uniting Our Voice at the Water's Edge": Legislative Authority in the Cold War and Roosevelt Corollary92
ch. 4 Defensive War: The Cuban Missile Crisis and Cambodian Incursion146
ch. 5 Legislative Investigations as War Power: The Senate Munitions Investigation and Iran-Contra184
ch. 6 The Politics of Constitutional Authority222
 Acknowledgments263
 Index265
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2013]
Copyright ©2013
Description 276 pages ; 24 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Who Has the Authority to Take the Country to War? -- Presidential Discretion and the Path to War : the Mexican War and World War II -- "Uniting Our Voice at the Water's Edge" : Legislative authority in the Cold War and Roosevelt Corollary -- Defensive War : the Cuban Missile Crisis and Cambodian Incursion -- Legislative Investigations as War Power : the Senate Munitions Investigation and Iran-Contra -- The Politics of Constitutional Authority.
Subject War and emergency powers -- United States -- History.
Separation of powers -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780691157221 (hardcover)
0691157227 (hardcover)
OCLC No. or Control No. 816499020