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Ornstein, Norman J.

Overview
Works: 183 works in 505 publications in 4 languages and 24,216 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Commentator, Interviewee, Reporter, pan, Moderator, Honoree
Classifications: JK1041, 328.73
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Most widely held works about Norman J Ornstein
 
Most widely held works by Norman J Ornstein
It's even worse than it looks : how the American constitutional system collided with the new politics of extremism by Thomas E Mann( Book )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENT: Part 1. The problem: The new politics of hostage taking ; The seeds of dysfunction ; Beyond the debt ceiling fiasco -- Part 2. What to do about it: Bromides to avoid ; Fixing the Party System ; Reforming U. S. political institutions ; Navigating the current system. - SUMMARY: Two leading experts on Congress outline recommendations for ending obstructionist tactics and artificial barriers to compromise, suggesting specific institutional restructuring measures while calling on the public and media to work with government to correct problems rather than perpetuating acerbic campaign cycles
The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track by Thomas E Mann( Book )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Congress is the first branch of government in the American system, write Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein, but now it is a broken branch, damaged by partisan bickering and internal rancor. The Broken Branch offers both a diagnosis of the cause of Congressional decline and a much-needed blueprint for change, from two experts who understand politics and revere our institutions, but believe that Congress has become deeply dysfunctional."--Jacket
Interest groups, lobbying, and policymaking by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Congress by Thomas Mann( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Debt and taxes by John H Makin( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They trace our budget problems from the debate between Jefferson and Hamilton on how our government should work to the surprising struggles to formulate its policy. Most important, the authors examine where our policies are taking us, where they should be taking us, and how we can make our budget process more effective
Elephant's edge : the Republicans as a ruling party by Andrew J Taylor( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The author explains how Republicans have taken control of both houses of Congress and experienced a remarkable resurgence at the state level. He explores how conservatives are utilizing the courts to simultaneously move policy rightward and mobilize sympathetic parts of the electorate. He also examines social and economic changes to show how racial politics, religiosity, and the nature of work and wealth benefit today's Republican Party."--Jacket
The American elections of 1982( Book )

10 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume, the second in a series initiated by AEI on the national elections in the United States, traces the key events and trends in the 1982 off-year or mid-term elections
Congress, the press, and the public( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congress in change : evolution and reform by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Role of the legislature in Western democracies( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intensive care : how Congress shapes health policy by Thomas Mann( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the people vote : a guide to the electoral college( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide explains the workings of the electoral college, the process of presidential succession, and the interactions of the Constitution, federal and state statutes, and party and parliamentary rules
Second-term blues : how George W. Bush has governed by John C Fortier( Book )

10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Illuminates the priorities, governing tendencies, and leadership style of a president in his second term. Reveals how Bush's foreign policy defines and restricts his presidency, dissects America's changing political mood and considers how the president's personal style fits into that milieu, and defines his executive style"--Provided by publisher
The people, the press & politics : the Times Mirror study of the American electorate by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A First report of the renewing Congress project by Thomas E Mann( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Second report of the Renewing Congress project by Thomas E Mann( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The permanent campaign and its future by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

13 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Vital statistics on Congress 2008 by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vital Statistics on Congress remains the quintessential source of authoritative information on America's legislature. This important series tracks the elements that define and describe Congress in the post-World War II era, and in this new edition, three of America's most esteemed political analysts extend their examination through the 109th Congress. They combine historical context with insightful analysis and copious data to produce a valuable and authoritative picture of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. Norman Ornstein, Thomas Mann, and Michael Malbin track the changing makeup o
Campaign finance : an illustrated guide by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journeys to war & peace : a congressional memoir by Stephen J Solarz( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating memoir by a key player in international affairs during the Carter, Reagan, and G.H.W. Bush administrations
 
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The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track
Alternative Names
Norman Ornstein American political scientist

Norman Ornstein Amerikaans politicoloog

Ornstein, Norman.

Ornstein, Norman 1948-

Languages
English (172)

French (3)

Chinese (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Elephant's edge : the Republicans as a ruling partyCongress, the press, and the publicIntensive care : how Congress shapes health policyAfter the people vote : a guide to the electoral collegeSecond-term blues : how George W. Bush has governedA First report of the renewing Congress projectThe permanent campaign and its futureVital statistics on Congress 2008Journeys to war & peace : a congressional memoir