Presidential Greatness / Edition 1

Presidential Greatness / Edition 1

by Marc Landy, Sidney M. Milkis
     
 

Defines a "recipe" for presidential greatness. Singles out Washington, Jefferson, Jackson, Lincoln, and FDR as exemplars of true presidential greatness.See more details below

Overview

Defines a "recipe" for presidential greatness. Singles out Washington, Jefferson, Jackson, Lincoln, and FDR as exemplars of true presidential greatness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700611492
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Publication date:
09/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
1,335,765
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

1. Presidential Greatness and Democratic Leadership

2. George Washington: Greatness and the Limits of the Constitutional Presidency

3. Thomas Jefferson: Making the Executive Safe for Democracy

4. Andrew Jackson: Leadership in Mass Democracy

5. Abraham Lincoln: The Promise of the Declaration of Independence

6. Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Democratic Leadership and the Quest for Enlightened Administration

7. The Modern Presidency and the Absence of Greatness

8. Conclusion: Where Have you Gone, FDR

Notes

Index

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