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Author Barber, James David.

Title The presidential character : predicting performance in the White House / James David Barber.

Imprint Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice Hall, 1992.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  329.00973 B233p 1992    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 4th ed.
Description xv, 522 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Presidential character and how to foresee it -- Three tragic tales -- The active-negative presidents -- The origins of presidential compulsion -- Richard Nixon: construction and destruction -- The passive-negative presidents -- The passive-positive presidents -- Reagan's rise and rule -- Franklin D. Roosevelt and active-positive affection -- Harry S Truman and active-positive combat -- John F. Kennedy and active-positive commitment -- The crucial Ford transition -- Beyond Character -- Jimmy Carter: predicted and reviewed -- George Bush: the world view dilemma -- Adding it up.
Subject Presidents -- United States -- Case studies.
Presidents -- United States -- Psychology.
Prediction (Psychology)
Prediction (Psychology) (OCoLC)fst01075025
Presidents. (OCoLC)fst01075723
Presidents -- Psychology. (OCoLC)fst01075795
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
ISBN 013718123X

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