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Vice President

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

In the United States the Vice‐President has few formal duties, and the importance of the position relies almost solely on the fact that the holder takes over the Presidency if the incumbent...

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Vice President

John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious and Donald A. Ritchie.

in The Oxford Guide to the United States Government

January 1993; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics. 1145 words.

The Vice President is the officer designated by the Constitution to succeed to the office of President in case of

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Vice-President

Garrett W Brown, Iain McLean and Alistair McMillan.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics and International Relations

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; International Relations. 152 words.

In the United States the Vice‐President has few formal duties, and the importance of the position relies almost solely on the fact that the holder takes over the Presidency if the incumbent...

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Vice‐President

Iain McLean and Alistair McMillan.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 156 words.

In the United States the Vice‐President has few formal duties, and the importance of the position relies almost solely on

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Vice President

Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

In the United States the Vice‐President has few formal duties, and the importance of the position relies almost solely on the fact that the holder takes over the Presidency if the incumbent...

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Executive Duration in Office, the Possibility of Impeachment, and the Role of the Vice President

Sanford Levinson.

in Framed

April 2012; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 7664 words.

This chapter focuses on the president's duration in office, the possibility of impeachment, and the role of the vice president in government as spelled out in the U.S. Constitution. It...

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Chona, (Mathias) Mainza (1930–2001), vice-president and prime minister of Zambia

Hugh Macmillan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics. 1369 words.

Chona, (Mathias) Mainza (1930–2001), vice-president and prime minister of Zambia, was born Sikaye Chingula Namukamba on 21 January 1930 at Nampeyo, near Monze in the southern province of...

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Odinga, Oginga 1911?–1994 Kenyan nationalist and first vice president of Kenya.

Robert Fay.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 258 words.

After his death in 1994, Oginga Odinga was described by Kenyan President Daniel Arap Moi as a “patriotic citizen,” ironic praise for a man who spent most of his career in opposition to...

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Vice President, US

in The Oxford Companion to American Politics

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics. 2235 words.

The United States vice presidency has arguably experienced the most remarkable development of any American political institution. Until relatively recently,

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Calhoun, John C. (1782 - 1850), Political Figure, U.S. Vice President, Secretary of War, U.S. Senator

Chad Morgan.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 782 words.

Calhoun did more than anyone else to chart the Slave South's increasingly defiant course from the 1830s onward; the trajectory of his career closely mirrors that of his region. Born into...

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BRIAN GOSSCHALK ELECTED VICE PRESIDENT

in International Journal of Public Opinion Research

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Communication Studies; Marketing; Media and Communication; Political Behaviour; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

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“God Save Us from Whig Vice Presidents”

Michael F. Holt.

in The Rise and Fall of the American Whig Party

May 2003; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 24528 words.

When Millard Fillmore signed the Compromise measures in September 1850 and the New York Democratic state platform endorsed them, William Henry Seward's New York allies instructed Thurlow...

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Cheney: The Untold Story of America's Most Powerful and Controversial Vice President

Donald A. Ritchie.

in The Oral History Review

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Oral History. 700 words.

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Adams, John (1735 - 1826), Signer of the Declaration of Independence, Diplomat, U.S. President, U.S. Vice President

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

John Adams was born in Massachusetts in 1735 and grew up in relatively humble circumstances. After graduating from Harvard, he

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Johnson, Lyndon B. (1918 - 1973), U.S. President, U.S. Vice President, U.S. Respresentative, U.S. Senator

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

the thirty-sixth president of the United States, coming into office in November 1963 after the assassination of John F. Kennedy.

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Calhoun, John C. (1782 - 1850), Political Figure, U.S. Vice President, Secretary of War, U.S. Senator

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

Calhoun did more than anyone else to chart the Slave South's increasingly defiant course from the 1830s onward; the trajectory

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International Court of Justice Joint Declaration of Vice-Président Ranjeva, Judges Guillaume, Higgins, Kooijmans, Al-Khasawneh, Buergenthal, and Elaraby

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc.

in Themes and Theories

August 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law. 2214 words.

In the earlier phase of the case under discussion here, the International Court of Justice had chosen to base itself on jurisdictional considerations ratione temporis and ratione materiae....

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Paisley of St George’s

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Politics. 46 words.

Vice-President, Democratic Unionist Party, since 1994

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The Presidency of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea and the “National State Extension” Concern

Sienho Yee.

in Chinese Journal of International Law

December 2011; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law. 15833 words.

The functions of the President of the International Tribunal for the Law (ITLOS) of the Sea are three-dimensional: the President is a normal international judge, an organizational leader...

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Thomas, Paul Roger

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 92 words.

Vice-President of Marketing, Ford of Europe, 2006–12

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