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George Washington, foundation of presidential leadership and character

Author: Ethan M Fishman; William D Pederson; Mark J Rozell
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of the legacy of the Washington presidency. The contributors evaluate the impact of Washington's leadership on the institution of the presidency and on those who have since occupied  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Biographies
Cas, Études de
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
George Washington, foundation of presidential leadership and character.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2001
(OCoLC)606627287
Named Person: George Washington; George Washington; George Washington; George Washington; George Washington; George Washington
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ethan M Fishman; William D Pederson; Mark J Rozell
ISBN: 0275968685 9780275968687
OCLC Number: 45757458
Description: x, 237 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I : Evaluating Washington's leadership and character --
The president as moral leader : George Washington in contemporary perspective / Glenn A. Phelps --
The command of its own fortunes : reconsidering Washington's farewell address / Matthew Spalding --
Washington as Cincinnatus : a model of leadership / Jason S. Lantzer --
George Washington : can Aristotle recapture what his countrymen have forgotten? / Colleen J. Shogan --
Duty, honor, country : parallels in the leadership of George Washington and Dwight David Eisenhower / Phillip G. Henderson --
The foreign policy of Republicanism : a free society in an unfree world / William B. Allen --
Washington's leadership : prudence and the American presidency / Ethan Fishman --
America's presidential triumvirate : quantitative measures of character / William D. Pederson and Frank J. Williams --
Part II : The origins of Washington's leadership and character --
The young Washington : an interpretive essay / Mostafa Rejai and Kay Phillips --
The nature and development of George Washington's statesmanship : 1753-1783 / Kent A. Kirwan --
Washington and the specter of Cromwell / Jim Piecuch --
"A compleat gentleman" : Congress's "partiallity" for George Washington in 1775 / William Guthrie Sayen --
George Washington, popular sovereignty, and the legitimacy of revolution / Ricardo A. Herre.
Other Titles: George Washington
Responsibility: edited by Ethan Fishman, William D. Pederson, and Mark J. Rozell.

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