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42 : inside the Presidency of Bill Clinton

Author: Russell L Riley; Barbara A Perry; Michael Nelson
Publisher: London : Cornell University Press, published in association with the University of Virginia's Miller Center, 2016.
Series: Miller Center of Public Affairs Books
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Rights, Action, and Social Responsibility
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This book uses hundreds of hours of newly opened interviews and other sources to illuminate the life and times of the nation's forty-second president, Bill Clinton. Combining the authoritative perspective of these inside accounts with the analytic powers of some of America's most distinguished presidential scholars, the essays assembled here offer a major advance in our collective understanding of the Clinton White  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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London : Cornell University Press, published in association with the University of Virginia's Miller Center, 2016
(DLC) 2016010308
Named Person: Bill Clinton; Bill Clinton; Bill Clinton
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Russell L Riley; Barbara A Perry; Michael Nelson
ISBN: 9781501706202 1501706209 9781501706745 1501706748
OCLC Number: 953885050
Language Note: In English.
Notes: "This book is based on papers presented at the 2014 conference that accompanied the release of the Clinton oral histories at the William J. Clinton Presidential Library"--Foreword
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: History and Bill Clinton / Russell L. Riley --
Politics --
Redividing government: national elections in the Clinton years and beyond / Michael Nelson --
Triangulation: position and leadership in Clinton's domestic policy / Bruce F. Nesmith and Paul J. Quirk --
Domestic and economic policy --
Compromise and confrontation: Clinton's evolving relationship with Congress / Sean M. Theriault, Patrick Hickey, and Megan Moeller --
Root canal politics: economic policy making in the new administration / Brendan J. Doherty --
The broken places: the Clinton impeachment and American politics / Andrew Rudalevige --
Clinton and welfare reform: an oral history / Michael Nelson --
Hillary Rodham Clinton: recasting the role of First Lady / Barbara A. Perry --
Foreign policy --
The reluctant grand strategist at war: diplomacy and force in Bosnia and Kosovo / Spencer D. Bakich --
Peacemaker's progress: Bill Clinton, Northern Ireland, and the Middle East / Robert A. Strong --
Clinton's legacy for politics and government / Sidney M. Milkis.
Series Title: Miller Center of Public Affairs Books
Responsibility: edited by Michael Nelson, Barbara A. Perry, and Russell L. Riley.
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This book uses hundreds of hours of newly opened interviews and other sources to illuminate the life and times of the nation's forty-second president, Bill Clinton. 42 provides a multidimensional  Read more...

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