컨텐츠로 이동
Hubert H. Humphrey : the politics of joy 해당 항목을 미리보기
닫기해당 항목을 미리보기
확인중입니다…

Hubert H. Humphrey : the politics of joy

저자: Charles Lloyd Garrettson
출판사: New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, ©1993.
판/형식:   도서 : 전기 : 영어모든 판과 형식 보기
데이터베이스:WorldCat
요약:
"Calls for greater morality in government and among politicians are a fixture of American political culture. Although there is no lack of opinion on what political morality means and how it might be achieved, few commentators have considered these questions in practical terms. In this major contemporary analysis of the life and work of Hubert H. Humphrey, Charles L. Garrettson examines Humphrey's career to provide  더 읽기…
평가:

(아무런 평가가 없습니다.) 0 리뷰와 함께 - 첫번째로 올려주세요.

주제
다음과 같습니다:

 

온라인으로 문서 찾기

이 항목에 대한 링크

도서관에서 사본 찾기

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 해당항목을 보유하고 있는 도서관을 찾는 중

상세정보

장르/형태: Biography
명시된 사람: Hubert H Humphrey; Hubert H Humphrey; Hubert H Humphrey; Hubert H (Politiker) Humphrey
자료 유형: 전기, 인터넷 자료
문서 형식: 책, 인터넷 자원
모든 저자 / 참여자: Charles Lloyd Garrettson
ISBN: 1560000295 9781560000297
OCLC 번호: 24318433
설명: xv, 372 pages ; 24 cm
내용: pt. 1. The dream. 1. Idealism born : Doland, South Dakota ; 2. Idealism embodied : The New Deal as the Kingdom nearly come ; 3. Idealism triumphant : into the bright sunshine --
pt. 2. The fact. 4. Idealism tempered : "The most miserable period of my life" ; 5. Idealism applied : The Civil Rights Act of 1964 ; 6. The irony of idealism applied : Vietnam ; 7. HHH & Vietnam : a retrospection --
pt. 3. Analysis. 8. The Social Gospel unleashed ; 9. Dream and fact amalgamated : HHH as nearly Christian realist ; 10. The politics of joy --
Appendix A : the active Humphrey --
Appendix B : the humane Humphrey --
Appendix C : Significant sections of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 --
Appendix D : EDCOR in detail --
Appendix E : the complete 15 February 1965 Memo --
Appendix F : Humphrey and Mansfield on Vietnam --
Appendix G : the economic Humphrey --
Appendix H : the effective Humphrey.
책임: Charles Lloyd Garrettson III ; with a foreword by William Lee Miller.

초록:

"Calls for greater morality in government and among politicians are a fixture of American political culture. Although there is no lack of opinion on what political morality means and how it might be achieved, few commentators have considered these questions in practical terms. In this major contemporary analysis of the life and work of Hubert H. Humphrey, Charles L. Garrettson examines Humphrey's career to provide an explanatory approach to the application of religious or moral principles to political practice. He does so without reducing this theme to sentiment or cynicism. Humphrey's life and career constituted a striking and often conflicted amalgam of personal idealism and political realism. His ideals came literally from Main Street, America, and on them he rode straight to Washington, D.C. to fulfill an exalted and selfless dream of public service. His years there, however, coincided with one of the most significant, tumultuous, and challenging times in American history: the 1960s--a time not noted for its emphasis on Main Street values. Garrettson perceives a profound irony at the center of Humphrey's life; the very source of strength that brought him his greatest triumph and joy--his role in the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act and thus the vice presidency--also brought him his greatest failure and grief--the presidential campaign of 1968 and his vulnerability on the issue of the Vietnam War. Combining biography, history, and theoretical analysis, Hubert H. Humphrey: The Politics of Joy is built around essential defining questions: is morality principally a matter of belief or action; or is it instead a consistent, though admittedly tenuous, balancing of both. In testing Humphrey's life and career against these questions, Garrettson provides a necessary exercise in social science and a profound reflection on what it means to be moral in the political world."--Jacket.

리뷰

편집자의 리뷰

출판사 줄거리

"Using interviews and speeches and relying principally on published sources, Garrettson traces Humphrey's sense of social justice from its prairie roots in the social gospel to its application in his 더 읽기…

 
사용자-기여 리뷰
GoodReads 리뷰 가져오는 중…
DOGObooks 리뷰를 가지고 오는 중…

태그

첫번째 되기
요청하신 것을 확인하기

이 항목을 이미 요청하셨을 수도 있습니다. 만약 이 요청을 계속해서 진행하시려면 Ok을 선택하세요.

링크된 데이터


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/24318433>
library:oclcnum"24318433"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/24318433>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/27881465>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:birthDate"1911"
schema:deathDate"1978"
schema:familyName"Humphrey"
schema:givenName"Hubert H."
schema:name"Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:copyrightYear"1993"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1993"
schema:description"pt. 1. The dream. 1. Idealism born : Doland, South Dakota ; 2. Idealism embodied : The New Deal as the Kingdom nearly come ; 3. Idealism triumphant : into the bright sunshine -- pt. 2. The fact. 4. Idealism tempered : "The most miserable period of my life" ; 5. Idealism applied : The Civil Rights Act of 1964 ; 6. The irony of idealism applied : Vietnam ; 7. HHH & Vietnam : a retrospection -- pt. 3. Analysis. 8. The Social Gospel unleashed ; 9. Dream and fact amalgamated : HHH as nearly Christian realist ; 10. The politics of joy -- Appendix A : the active Humphrey -- Appendix B : the humane Humphrey -- Appendix C : Significant sections of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 -- Appendix D : EDCOR in detail -- Appendix E : the complete 15 February 1965 Memo -- Appendix F : Humphrey and Mansfield on Vietnam -- Appendix G : the economic Humphrey -- Appendix H : the effective Humphrey."@en
schema:description""Calls for greater morality in government and among politicians are a fixture of American political culture. Although there is no lack of opinion on what political morality means and how it might be achieved, few commentators have considered these questions in practical terms. In this major contemporary analysis of the life and work of Hubert H. Humphrey, Charles L. Garrettson examines Humphrey's career to provide an explanatory approach to the application of religious or moral principles to political practice. He does so without reducing this theme to sentiment or cynicism. Humphrey's life and career constituted a striking and often conflicted amalgam of personal idealism and political realism. His ideals came literally from Main Street, America, and on them he rode straight to Washington, D.C. to fulfill an exalted and selfless dream of public service. His years there, however, coincided with one of the most significant, tumultuous, and challenging times in American history: the 1960s--a time not noted for its emphasis on Main Street values. Garrettson perceives a profound irony at the center of Humphrey's life; the very source of strength that brought him his greatest triumph and joy--his role in the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act and thus the vice presidency--also brought him his greatest failure and grief--the presidential campaign of 1968 and his vulnerability on the issue of the Vietnam War. Combining biography, history, and theoretical analysis, Hubert H. Humphrey: The Politics of Joy is built around essential defining questions: is morality principally a matter of belief or action; or is it instead a consistent, though admittedly tenuous, balancing of both. In testing Humphrey's life and career against these questions, Garrettson provides a necessary exercise in social science and a profound reflection on what it means to be moral in the political world."--Jacket."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/26388292>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:genre"Biography."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Hubert H. Humphrey : the politics of joy"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

윈도우 닫기

WorldCat에 로그인 하십시오 

계정이 없으세요? 아주 간단한 절차를 통하여 무료 계정을 만드실 수 있습니다.