By Herbert N. Foerstel,Karen P. Foerstel
Climbing the Hill explores the heritage and present prestige of girls individuals and employees on Capitol Hill. It strains the tricky historical past of ladies in Congress, their sluggish and painful route to political strength and their hopes and fears of this present day. It provides a finished research of women's luck on the polls and in the congressional hierarchy―legislatively, politically, and socially. via in-depth learn and vast own interviews, the authors show the deep-rooted sexual divisions in the U.S. Congress and the continued fight of ladies to damage into the previous boy community. The book's accomplished insurance is exclusive and updated and should be of curiosity to students, scholars, and layreaders.
By Russell Crandall
By Shawn Dorman
By Daniel Q. Gillion
By John M. Schuessler
In Deceit at the highway to War, John M. Schuessler examines how U.S. presidents have deceived the yank public approximately primary judgements of conflict and peace. Deception has been planned, he indicates, as presidents have sought to shift blame for battle onto others from time to time and oversell its merits in others. Such deceit is a average outgrowth of the democratic technique, in Schuessler's view, simply because elected leaders have strong incentives to maximise household aid for conflict and preserve substantial skill to govern household audiences. they could make the most details and propaganda benefits to border matters in deceptive methods, cherry-pick assisting facts, suppress harmful revelations, and another way skew the general public debate to their gain. those strategies are rather powerful earlier than the outbreak of struggle, while the knowledge hole among leaders and the general public is greatest.
When resorting to deception, leaders take a calculated threat that the end result of struggle might be favorable, looking ahead to the general public to undertake a forgiving perspective after victory is secured. the 3 circumstances featured within the book—Franklin Roosevelt and global conflict II, Lyndon Johnson and the Vietnam warfare, and George W. Bush and the Iraq War—test those claims. Schuessler concludes that democracies aren't as restricted of their skill to visit battle as we'd think and that deception can't be governed out in all circumstances as opposite to the nationwide interest.
By Unal Cevikoz
By Robert J. Pauly Jr.,Robert J, Dr Pauly Jr
By Timothy M. LaPira,Herschel F. Thomas III
Drawing on broad new facts on lobbyists’ biographies and interviews with dozens of specialists, authors Timothy M. LaPira and Herschel F. Thomas identify the proof of the revolving door phenomenon—facts that recommend that, opposite to common assumptions approximately insider entry, unique pursuits rent those lobbyists as political coverage opposed to an more and more dysfunctional, unpredictable executive. With their insider event, revolving door lobbyists provide perception into the political method, regardless of their connections to present policymakers. What they supply to their consumers turns out to be useful and marketable political risk-reduction. Exploring this declare, LaPira and Thomas current a scientific research of who revolving door lobbyists are, how they vary from different lobbyists, what pursuits they signify, and the way they search to persuade public coverage.
The first publication to marshal complete facts of revolving door lobbying, LaPira and Thomas revise the thought that lobbyists are inherently and institutionally corrupt. particularly, the authors draw a posh and sobering photo of the revolving door due to the eroding skill of presidency to resolve the public's problems.
By Alan Dershowitz
"There are nice felony minds; there are those that may also speak good on tv; then there's Dershowitz. The professor is uniquely able to arguing a place, whereas placing a top class on criminal and moral legitimacy, now not its recognition. Bravo, Dershowitz!" – Chris Cuomo, anchor and reporter, CNN
"This assortment indicates Alan Dershowitz at his best—passionate, fearless, and infrequently very wrong." – Jeffrey Toobin, bestselling writer of The 9, Too on the subject of name, an unlimited Conspiracy, and The Run of His lifestyles.
"Alan Dershowitz doesn’t twist the structure to slot an schedule. He tells you what it relatively capability. That’s why he has regularly been my go-to man at the legislations and the Constitution." – Greta Van Susteren, former anchor at CNN, Fox information Channel, and MSNBC
"This e-book will toughen Alan Dershowitz’s well-earned attractiveness as a super felony analyst who, even though frequently swimming opposed to the tested present, is mostly correct. Dershowitz substitutes his trenchant criminal research for the wishful considering and self-aggrandizing ethical superiority that's provided by way of many within the academy and media, in addition to Trump’s political rivals. Dershowitz’s arguments may still reason all rational voters to take a deep breath and realize, as Dershowitz demonstrates, that Trump will be many stuff, yet, below present legislations and the recognized facts, the President isn't a felony. His research turns out faultless to me." – Harvey A. Silverglate, felony and civil liberties attorney, writer of 3 Felonies an afternoon: How the Feds objective the Innocent
In our present age of hyper-partisan politics, approximately every body takes facets. this is often very true in regards to the Trump presidency. It has develop into tricky to have a cheap dialogue in regards to the so much arguable president in our fresh historical past. For Trump zealots, their president has not just dedicated no crimes, he has performed not anything flawed. For anti-Trump zealots, not anything Trump has done—even in overseas policy—is strong. every little thing he has performed is incorrect, and because it really is improper, it needs to inevitably be felony. This deeply undemocratic fallacy—that political sins has to be investigated and prosecuted as criminal—is an exceptionally harmful trend.
Hardening positions on either side has been manifested via expanding calls for to criminalize political modifications. each side scream “lock ‘em up” rather than making noticeable criticisms of opposing views.
The genuine worry, as Alan Dershowitz argues, during this compelling assortment, is that we've got weakened our nationwide dedication to civil liberties because the Left turns into ever extra illiberal and the suitable slips into authoritarian rhetoric. the colourful middle is weakening, with conventional liberalism and conservatism turning into extra aside, not only in process, yet of their admire for Constitutional norms that experience served us good for greater than centuries.
While Donald Trump isn't the basically explanation for this profound department, his election drew it to the skin and made it the dominant paradigm of political debate. except we as a state start to concentration back on what unites us instead of on what divides us, the USA would possibly not live on the subsequent decade.
By Frank Block
Für neurologische Erkrankungen von Schmerz bis Schwindel existiert eine Vielzahl an medikamentösen Behandlungsmöglichkeiten. Der Leitfaden wendet sich an alle Ärzte, die neurologische Symptome bzw. Krankheiten therapieren und die entscheiden müssen: Welche Therapie, welches Präparat, welche Dosierung? used to be tun, wenn für ein Medikament die Wirksamkeit nicht empirisch nachgewiesen ist?
Gegliedert nach den häufigsten neurologischen Krankheiten, bietet das Buch kurze und prägnante Informationen vom Wirkmechanismus zu den allgemeinen Therapieprinzipien bis hin zu exakten Handlungs- und Dosierungsanweisungen. Die einheitliche Struktur der Medikamenteneinträge erleichtert die Orientierung: Pharmakodynamik – Pharmakokinetik - Indikationen – Dosierung - Nebenwirkungen – Kontraindikationen – Interaktionen – Bewertung.
Von der abschließenden Empfehlung und Beurteilung der Wirkstoffe im Hinblick auf die Indikation profitieren insbesondere Weiterbildungsassistenten und Einsteiger. Praktische Hinweise zum Off-Label-Gebrauch sorgen für einen hohen Gebrauchswert dieses Kompendiums. Der optimale Begleiter im Stations- und Praxisalltag.