Politics Presidents Make : Leadership from John Adams to George Bush

ISBN-10: 0674689364

ISBN-13: 9780674689367

Edition: 1st 1997

Authors: Stephen Skowronek

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This innovative study shows that presidents are persistent agents of change, continually disrupting and transforming the political landscape. This edition includes a discussion of the 'third way', practised by Bill Clinton.
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List price: $16.50
Edition: 1st
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 536
Size: 6.30" wide x 9.17" long
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Rethinking Presidential History
Power and Authority
Structure and Action
Jeffersonian Leadership: Patrician Prototypes
Part One: Thomas Jefferson's Reconstruction
Part Two: James Monroe's Articulation
Part Three: John Quincy Adams's Disjunction
Jacksonian Leadership: Classic Forms
Part One: Andrew Jackson's Reconstruction
Part Two: James Polk's Articulation
Part Three: Franklin Pierce's Disjunction
Republican Leadership: Stiffening Crosscurrents
Part One: Abraham Lincoln's Reconstruction
Part Two: Theodore Roosevelt's Articulation
Part Three: Herbert Hoover's Disjunction
Liberal Leadership: Fraying Boundaries
Part One: Franklin Roosevelt's Reconstruction
Part Two: Lyndon Johnson's Articulation
Part Three: Jimmy Carter's Disjunction
Reagan, Bush, and Beyond
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