Power and constraint : the accountable presidency after 9/11 /

The surprising truth behind Barack Obama's decision to continue many of his predecessor's counterterrorism policies.

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Main Author: Goldsmith, Jack L
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2012
Edition:1st ed
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504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index 
505 0 |a Introduction: checks and balances in an endless war -- Part one. Continuity: the new normal; forces bigger than the president -- Part two. Distributed checks and balances: accountability journalism; spies under a government microscope; warrior-lawyers; the GTMO bar -- Part three. Assessment: the presidential synopticon -- Afterword: after the next attack 
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