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Author Greenstein, Fred I.

Title The presidential difference : leadership style from FDR to Clinton / Fred I. Greenstein.

Imprint New York : Martin Kessler Books, 2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  973.920922 G854p 2000    ---  Lib Use Only
Description v, 282 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The presidential difference -- The virtuosic leadership of Franklin D. Roosevelt -- The uneven leadership of Harry S. Truman -- The unexpected Eisenhower -- Coming to terms with Kennedy -- Lyndon B. Johnson and the primacy of politics -- The paradox of Richard Nixon -- The instructive presidency of Gerald Ford -- JImmy Carter and the politics of rectitude -- Ronald Reagan : the innocent as agent of change -- The highly tactical leadership of George Bush -- The undisciplined Bill Clinton -- Lessons from the modern presidency -- Appendix : Background on the modern presidency.
Summary Includes chapters on the leadership style of Roosevelt, Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, and Clinton.
Subject Presidents -- United States -- History.
Personality and politics -- United States -- History.
Political leadership -- United States -- History.
United States -- Politics and government.
Personality and politics. (OCoLC)fst01058717
Political leadership. (OCoLC)fst01069363
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
Presidents. (OCoLC)fst01075723
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0684827336 (hc)
9780684827339 (hc)

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