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Ornstein, Norman J.

Overview
Works: 198 works in 586 publications in 2 languages and 25,836 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Interviewee, Commentator, Moderator, Contributor, Reporter, pan, Honoree
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Norman J Ornstein
 
Most widely held works by Norman J Ornstein
The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track by Thomas E Mann( )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,475 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
Second-term blues : how George W. Bush has governed by John C Fortier( )

9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,111 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
It's even worse than it looks : how the American constitutional system collided with the new politics of extremism by Thomas E Mann( Book )

25 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Vital statistics on Congress 2008 by Norman J Ornstein( )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,452 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
Journeys to war & peace : a congressional memoir by Stephen J Solarz( )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Making of a Congressman -- Congressional travel : boon or boondoggle? -- Crossing the Allenby Bridge : Israel, the Arabs, and the peace process -- A Jewish agenda : rescue abroad and relief at home -- African encounters : liberation struggles, civil war, corruption, and tyranny -- Indochina : bringing peace to Cambodia, protecting Vietnamese "boat people"--The Philippines : the impossible dream -- Korea and Taiwan : the struggle for democracy and human rights -- South Asia : the "voice of India in Congress" and "the Lafayette of Pakistani democracy" -- Central America and Cuba : revolutions closer to home -- Encounters in Europe : Turkey, Cyprus, and Poland -- The Gulf War : when evil is on the march, it must be confronted -- The year of the Shlemazel
Elephant's edge : the Republicans as a ruling party by Andrew J Taylor( Book )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,137 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
One nation after Trump : a guide for the perplexed, the disillusioned, the desperate, and the not-yet deported by E. J Dionne( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of Washington's premier political scholar-journalists explain why the Trump presidency poses a threat to the nation and discusses how the citizen activism it has inspired can lead to democratic renewal
Interest groups, lobbying, and policymaking by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

10 editions published in 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Congress by Thomas Mann( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Debt and taxes by John H Makin( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No subject arouses - and perplexes - Americans more than debt and taxes. They are agreed about only one thing: they would like to rid themselves of both. It is a fantasy of course, as Benjamin Franklin knew when he observed in 1789 that "in this world nothing is certain but death and taxes." The only certainty Franklin neglected to mention was the lasting controversy that these confounding issues would always provoke
Congress, the press, and the public( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American elections of 1982( Book )

11 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 748 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 in change : evolution and reform by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Role of the legislature in Western democracies( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 575 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
Campaign finance : an illustrated guide by Norman J Ornstein( )

11 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vital statistics on Congress by Norman J Ornstein( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rev. ed. of: Vital statistics on Congress / Norman J. Ornstein, Thomas E. Mann, Michael J. Malbin. 1984-1985 ed. c1984
A First report of the renewing Congress project by Thomas E Mann( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Journeys to war & peace : a congressional memoir
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Second-term blues : how George W. Bush has governedVital statistics on Congress 2008Journeys to war & peace : a congressional memoirElephant's edge : the Republicans as a ruling partyThe permanent campaign and its futureCongress, the press, and the publicIntensive care : how Congress shapes health policyAfter the people vote : a guide to the electoral college
Alternative Names
Norman Ornstein American political scientist

Norman Ornstein Amerikaans politicoloog

Ornstein, Norman.

Ornstein, Norman 1948-

Ornstein, Norman Jay 1948-

Languages
English (213)

Spanish (1)