Aftermath: The Clinton Impeachment and the Presidency in the by Leonard V. Kaplan,Beverly Moran

By Leonard V. Kaplan,Beverly Moran

With the threat of prosecution after his time period is over and the opportunity of disbarment in Arkansas putting over President Clinton, the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal and the occasions that experience it convey no signal of abating. The query has develop into what to do, and the way to imagine, approximately these 8 months. Did the President lie or used to be it believable that he had in truth testified to no sexual dating? was once the activity look for Monica simply aid for a pal or a sinister technique of acquiring silence? whether all of the fees have been precise, did impeachment keep on with or was once censure adequate? And what are the lasting repercussions at the place of work of the Presidency?

Aftermath: The Clinton Impeachment and the Presidency within the Age of Political Spectacle takes a multi-disciplinary method of learn the Clinton impeachment from political views around the spectrum. The authors try to tease out the meanings of the scandal from the vantage aspect of legislations, faith, public opinion, and politics, either public and private. additional, the impeachment itself is located largely in the modern American liberal kingdom and mined for the contradictory chances for reconciliation it finds in our culture.

Contributors: David T. Canon, John Cooper, Drucilla Cornell, Jean Bethke Elshtain, Robert W. Gordon, Lawrence Joseph, Leonard V. Kaplan, David Kennedy, Kenneth R. Mayer, Beverly I. Moran, Father Richard John Neuhaus, David Novak, Linda Denise Oakley, Elizabeth Rapaport, Lawrence Rosen, Eric Rothstein, Aviam Soifer, Lawrence M. Solan, Cass R. Sunstein, Stephen Toulmin, Leon Trakman, Frank Tuerkheimer, Mark V. Tushnet, Andrew D. Weiner, Robin L. West.

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