Frozen Republic : How the Constitution is Paralyzing Democracy
In this thought-provoking polemic, "an accomplished iconoclast" whose "knowledge of american history is as persuasive as his wit" (New York Times Book Review) blames americanca's outmoded constitutional system of checks and balances for the political malaise and governmental gridlock of recent years. Index.
- Paperback | 408 pages
- 134.62 x 215.9 x 20.32mm | 544.31g
- 01 Aug 1997
- Cengage Learning EMEA
- THOMSON LEARNING
- London, United Kingdom
About Daniel Lazare
Daniel Lazare is the author of the iconoclastic study of the U.S. Constitution, The Frozen Republic, a Book-of-the-Month Club selection. He has written about race, drugs, and urban policy for a wide variety of publications, including Harper's, The American Prospect, and Le Monde Diplomatique. He lives in Manhattan.