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Politics by Humans: Research on American Leadership
     

Politics by Humans: Research on American Leadership

by James David Barber
 

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James David Barber's research on leadership, particularly the phenomenon of the American presidency, has become legendary for both its insight and wit. Politics by Humans presents some of this most original and seminal products of his scholarship.

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James David Barber's research on leadership, particularly the phenomenon of the American presidency, has become legendary for both its insight and wit. Politics by Humans presents some of this most original and seminal products of his scholarship.

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Political business cycles create artificial economic booms just prior to elections; these papers examine the issue of whether federal governmental structure inevitably leaves the US economy exposed to unhealthy political influences. Literature references in notes, no formal bibliography. Duke reports an (unseen) edition in cloth (0-8223-0824-X) at $62.50. Barber (political science, Duke) is among the foremost scholars of the American presidency. He offers essays on leadership and the presidency and the role of the media in American politics. A cloth edition (unseen) is offered by Duke UP at $59.50 (0-8223-0837-1). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780822308379
Publisher:
Duke University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1988
Pages:
517
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)
Lexile:
1240L (what's this?)

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