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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
What Jefferson Read, Ike Watched, and Obama Tweeted : 200 Years of Popular Culture in the White House.
New York : Regnery Publishing, ©2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9781621570578 1621570576 1306661013 9781306661010|
|Description:||1 online resource (353 pages) : illustrations|
|Contents:||Front cover; Introduction: From Cicero to Snooki: How Culture Shapes Our Presidents; Chater 1: The Founders: Reading for Wisdom and Virtue; Chapter 2: Theater and the Common Man in the Nineteenth Century; Chapter 3: Lincoln: Reading as a Tool for Advancement; Chapter 4: Theodore Roosevelt: Culture and Destiny; Chapter 5: Reflected Glory; Chapter 6: FDR: President as Cultural Output; Chapter 7: Music and the Quest for Cool; Chapter 8: All the Presidents' Movies: Finding Archetypal Leadership in Film; Chapter 9: The "Vast Wasteland": Presidents and Television. Chapter 10: Reading and the Modern PresidentChapter 11: Obama, Full-Fledged Product of American Pop Culture; Conclusion; Appendix: Rules for Presidents Engaging Pop Culture; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index.|