polysciemidterm2review

polysciemidterm2review - Political Science 206 Texas A&M...

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Political Science 206 Midterm Review II You should be comfortable with the following terms and concepts. Keep in mind that these are just some – but by no means all – of the more important topics we’ve covered since the 1 st midterm: Presidency Formal powers of the president o Examples of o How are presidents constrained in their formal powers? Informal/Inherent powers of the president o Examples of o How/why did they evolve? Contradictions of the president o Examples of Take-care clause of the Constitution Commander-in-chief clause of the Constitution Persuasion techniques o Examples of o Why is it important for presidents to be persuasive? Executive office of the President o Who is a part of the EOP? o What are their duties? o How are they selected? White House staff o Who is a part of the WH staff? o What are their duties? o How are they selected? Rally-around-the-flag effect
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This note was uploaded on 03/25/2008 for the course POLS 207 taught by Professor Peterson during the Spring '07 term at Texas A&M.

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