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Declaring war no more: the use of international legal frameworks and the expansion of the presidential war power

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US presidential utilization of international legal frameworks to expand the president's constitutional power to use military force
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The struggle between the President and the Congress over the power to control the use of military force is an enduring dimension of U.S. foreign policy. In the 20th century Arthur Schlesinger labeled the growth of Presidential war power the “Imperial Presidency.” While some scholars have attempted to explain the expansion of Presidential power based on the Cold War or nuclear weapons, there has been little work studying the link between America’s ascending role in international legal frame...

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University of Oxford
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SSD
Department:
Politics & Int Relations
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St Antony's College
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Politics & Int Relations
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Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission
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Kleiner, S
Publication date:
2012
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
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English
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2014-06-19

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