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The art of political leadership : essays in honor of Fred I. Greenstein

The art of political leadership : essays in honor of Fred I. Greenstein

Author: Larry Berman; Fred I Greenstein
Publisher: Lanham Rowman & Littlefield Publ 2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Fred Greenstein has been a paragon of scholarship in his many years of work on the presidency. Here, some of the scholars of the presidency pay tribute to Greenstein. Original essays reflect the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Berman; Fred I Greenstein
ISBN: 0742539644 9780742539648
OCLC Number: 835498777
Description: XV, 276 Seiten 24 cm
Contents: Part 1 I Foundations Chapter 2 Reflections on Human Nature and Politics: From Genes to Political Institutions Chapter 3 Plumbing the Presidential Psyche: Building on Neustadt and Barber Chapter 4 What Makes a Great President? An Analysis of Leadership Qualities in Greenstein's The Presidential Difference Chapter 5 Transitions to the Presidency: Do Leadership Styles Make a Difference? Chapter 6 Democratic Leadership and Political Ethics: Reflections on the Hidden-Hand Presidency Part 7 II Presidents, Personality, and Politics Chapter 8 The Impact of Personality and Political Functioning: The Case of Woodrow Wilson Chapter 9 McGovern's October Surprise, Almost Chapter 10 George Ball and Robert McNamara: Protagonist over Vietnam Chapter 11 Sidestepping the Hawks: Eisenhower, the Solarium Study and the Hungarian Crisis of 1956 Part 12 III Comparative Leadership Chapter 13 Leadership, Charisma, and Political Cultures in the Great Depression: Adolf Hitler, Franklin Roosevelt, and Stanley Baldwin Chapter 14 The Outsider as Political Leader: The Case of Margaret Thatcher Chapter 15 Epilogue: Fred I. Greenstein's Contributions to the Study of the Presidency
Responsibility: ed. by Larry Berman
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Throughout his career, Professor Greenstein has produced path-breaking and insightful scholarship on the presidency. Among his notable books are The Hidden-Hand Presidency, Leadership in the Modern Read more...

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