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The opposition presidency : leadership and the constraints of history

Author: David A Crockett
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2002.
Series: Joseph V. Hughes, Jr., and Holly O. Hughes series in the presidency and leadership studies, no. 11.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Crockett has analysed presidents from Whig times through the Clinton presidency to develop a model for understanding presidential success and strategies. Focusing on the terms of 12 opposition  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Crockett, David A., 1963-
Opposition presidency.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2002
(DLC) 2002002841
(OCoLC)49225368
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David A Crockett
ISBN: 1585449822 9781585449828
Language Note: English.
OCLC Number: 50744862
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (286 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: pt. I. Democratic opposition and the presidency. Opposition and political eras. The context of presidential opposition --
pt. II. Across the grain of history. The Whig template. Andrew Johnson: the nightmare scenario. Grover Cleveland: a tale of two presidencies. Woodrow Wilson: progressive opposition. Dwight Eisenhower: the return of Cincinnatus. Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford: the politics of counterinsurgency. Bill Clinton: the politics of slickness --
pt. III. Contextual leadership. Adapting to context. Conclusion: constrained leadership.
Series Title: Joseph V. Hughes, Jr., and Holly O. Hughes series in the presidency and leadership studies, no. 11.
Responsibility: David A. Crockett.
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