Publisher description for Presidents, prime ministers, and chancellors : executive leadership in western democracies / Ludger Helms.

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This book focuses on the leadership performances of the political chief executives in the United States, Britain and Germany since the end of the Second World War. Drawing on a wide range of material, Ludger Helms provides a genuinely comparative perspective on the conditions and manifestations of executive leadership in three of the world's largest established democracies.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Executive power -- Cross-cultural studies.
Political leadership -- Cross-cultural studies.
Heads of state -- Cross-cultural studies.
Democracy -- Cross-cultural studies.