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The Resource The House will come to order : how the Texas speaker became a power in state and national politics, Patrick L. Cox and Michael Phillips ; foreword by Don Carleton

The House will come to order : how the Texas speaker became a power in state and national politics, Patrick L. Cox and Michael Phillips ; foreword by Don Carleton

Label
The House will come to order : how the Texas speaker became a power in state and national politics
Title
The House will come to order
Title remainder
how the Texas speaker became a power in state and national politics
Statement of responsibility
Patrick L. Cox and Michael Phillips ; foreword by Don Carleton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
328.764/0762
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK4866
LC item number
.C69 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Focus on American history series
Label
The House will come to order : how the Texas speaker became a power in state and national politics, Patrick L. Cox and Michael Phillips ; foreword by Don Carleton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-242) and index
Contents
Introduction: assuming center stage -- Least among equals : the presiding speakership, 1846-1900 -- Accumulating clout : the progressive speakership, 1900-1921 -- "Calculatin' Coke" : the end of progressivism and the birth of early modern speakership, 1921-1949 -- Pragmatic conservatism : the dynastic speakership, part one, 1949-1961 -- Liberals, conservatives, and the dilemma of race : the dynastic speakership, part two, 1961-1969 -- The Old Order is dead, long live the Old Order : Sharptown, the Price Daniel Revolution, and the speakership in crisis, 1969-1975 -- The executive speakership, part one, 1975-1983 -- The executive speakership, part two, 1983-2002 -- "Hell on horses and women" : gender and family life under the dome -- The end of an era? : the executive speakership under Tom Craddick, 2003-2009
Control code
460934045
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 254 p.
Isbn
9780292722057
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042964
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)460934045
Label
The House will come to order : how the Texas speaker became a power in state and national politics, Patrick L. Cox and Michael Phillips ; foreword by Don Carleton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-242) and index
Contents
Introduction: assuming center stage -- Least among equals : the presiding speakership, 1846-1900 -- Accumulating clout : the progressive speakership, 1900-1921 -- "Calculatin' Coke" : the end of progressivism and the birth of early modern speakership, 1921-1949 -- Pragmatic conservatism : the dynastic speakership, part one, 1949-1961 -- Liberals, conservatives, and the dilemma of race : the dynastic speakership, part two, 1961-1969 -- The Old Order is dead, long live the Old Order : Sharptown, the Price Daniel Revolution, and the speakership in crisis, 1969-1975 -- The executive speakership, part one, 1975-1983 -- The executive speakership, part two, 1983-2002 -- "Hell on horses and women" : gender and family life under the dome -- The end of an era? : the executive speakership under Tom Craddick, 2003-2009
Control code
460934045
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 254 p.
Isbn
9780292722057
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042964
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)460934045

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