White House Studies Compendium, Volume 6

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The American Presidency has become one of the most powerful offices in the world with the ascendency of American power in the 20th century.'White House Studies Compendium' brings together piercing analyses of the American presidency -- dealing with both currect issues and historical events.The compendia are the bound issues of 'White House Studies' with the addition of a comprehensive subject index.
 

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Contents

The Role of Black NeoConservatives During President Ronald Reagans Administration
1
The Publics Evaluation of Reagans Televised Addresses
13
How the Office Changed During the Gilded Age
29
The Impact of Words in Presidential Leadership
45
Presidential History President of the Historians Theodore Roosevelt and the American Historical Association
61
Harry Truman and the 1948 Election
81
The Miller Center at Thirty Years
93
Do They Walk the Talk?
99
The Presidency of George W Bush
377
Renewing Presidential Power after Watergate
379
Franklin D Roosevelt and the Making of Modern America
381
Bill Clintons Legacy in US Politics
384
Thomas Jefferson and the Wall of Separation between Church and State
386
Declining Political Trust and the Demise of American Liberalism
388
Congress The Budget and Deficits
390
Covert Action and the Presidency
392

The Nixon Administration and Crime Control
127
A Model
139
The Second Best Choice? Vicepresidential Candidates in the Modern Era
155
The Louisiana Purchase Thomas Jefferson and American Constitutionalism
173
How the White House Builds Staff Loyalty
193
The Relationship Since the Reagan Administration
213
Assessing Successful and Unsuccessful 20th Century Presidential Transitions
229
The Role of Political Spouses in the 2004 Democratic Primary
247
Presidential Non Leadership of Public Opinion 19532001
265
The Medical Afflictions of President John F Kennedy
285
Harry Truman TaftHartley and the 1948 Presidential Campaign
301
The Specter of Presidential Pardons
319
Representatives Religion and the House Judiciary Committee
333
Presidential Term Limitations in the Cold War or Beware the AntiThird Termites
351
The Politics of Direct Presidential Action
371
The FrontLoading Problem in Presidential Elections
373
The Presidency in a Separated System Second Edition
375
Personality and Politics in Modern America
394
FDR the Vatican and the Roman Catholic Church in America 19331945
396
The Politics of Damage Control
398
Clinton and US Democracy Promotion
400
Gerald Ford and the Challenges of the 1970s By Yanek Mieczkowski
403
An Institutional Perspective
405
George W Bush 911 and the GlobalTerrorist Hydra
408
Deep Inside Americas Pursuit of Its Enemies Since 911
410
The Rhetorical Presidency of George H W Bush
412
The Politics of the Bush Presidency
414
John F Kennedy and the Struggle for Black Equality
416
Ideas and American Foreign Policy from the Collapse of Communism to the War on Terror
419
Author Biographies
423
About the Contributors
425
Index
427
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