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The George W. Bush presidency : an early assessment

Author: Fred I Greenstein
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. ; London : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003.
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Between his inauguration and September 11, 2001, George W. Bush's presidency appeared to lack focus. The rhetoric of the campaign trail did not readily translate into concrete policies and a closely divided Congress restrained executive action. The terrorist attacks on New York and Washington, however, changed all of that. In their aftermath, Bush emerged as a strong, decisive leader with a deep sense of purpose and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
George W. Bush presidency.
Baltimore, Md. ; London : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003
(DLC) 2003017428
Named Person: George W Bush; George W Bush; George W Bush; George W Bush
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Fred I Greenstein
ISBN: 080188151X 9780801881510 0801878454 9780801878459 0801878462 9780801878466
OCLC Number: 70729250
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 314 pages) : illustrations
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: The leadership style of George W. Bush / Fred I. Greenstein --
The political ethos of George W. Bush / Hugh Heclo --
The Bush White House in comparative perspective / Karen M. Hult --
Bush's budget problem / Allen Schick --
Bush's foreign policy revolution / Ivo H. Daalder and James M. Lindsay --
President Bush: legislative strategist / John C. Fortier and Norman J. Ornstein --
Capitalizing on position in a perfect tie / Charles O. Jones --
The Bush presidency and the American electorate / Gary C. Jacobson --
President Bush and the public / Richard A. Brody --
A view from within / John J. DiIulio, Jr.
Responsibility: edited by Fred I. Greenstein.


Offering an early analysis of the George W. Bush presidency, the contributors to this text examine Bush in the context of his modern predecessors, before discussing budgetary and economic policy,  Read more...


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