The Education of Barack Obama: From "Reading Obama": From "Reading Obama" [NOOK Book]

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If you really want to know what makes Barack Obama tick, you need to understand his education. James T. Kloppenberg explains the rich American intellectual tradition that shapes Obama's beliefs and influences his actions--particularly his aversion to absolutes and his commitment to compromise. This look at Obama's education is a deeply rewarding education in itself.

Princeton Shorts are brief selections taken from influential Princeton University Press books and produced ...

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Overview

If you really want to know what makes Barack Obama tick, you need to understand his education. James T. Kloppenberg explains the rich American intellectual tradition that shapes Obama's beliefs and influences his actions--particularly his aversion to absolutes and his commitment to compromise. This look at Obama's education is a deeply rewarding education in itself.

Princeton Shorts are brief selections taken from influential Princeton University Press books and produced exclusively in ebook format. Providing unmatched insight into important contemporary issues or timeless passages from classic works of the past, Princeton Shorts enable you to be an instant expert in a world where information is everywhere but quality is at a premium.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781400843121
  • Publisher: Princeton University Press
  • Publication date: 5/6/2012
  • Series: Princeton Shorts
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Course Book
  • Pages: 50
  • File size: 190 KB

Meet the Author

James T. Kloppenberg is the Charles Warren Professor of American History and chair of the history department at Harvard University. His books include Uncertain Victory: Social Democracy and Progressivism in European and American Thought, 1870-1920; The Virtues of Liberalism; and A Companion to American Thought.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 12, 2015

    Obama

    Obviously he didnt learn anything about the Constitution. OBAMA SUCKS. Whatever AFRICAN school he went to didnt teach him about the bill of rights either. OBAMA I HATE YOU

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