Leadership And The Bush Presidency

Leadership And The Bush Presidency

by Ryan J. Barilleaux, Mary E. Stuckey

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275944186
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/17/1992
Series: Praeger Series in Presidential Studies Series
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.63(d)
Lexile: 1400L (what's this?)

About the Author

RYAN J. BARILLEAUX is Associate Professor of Political Science at Miami University, Ohio. He has authored several books on the presidency, including The President and Foreign Affairs (Praeger, 1985), The Post-Modern Presidency (Praeger, 1988), and The President as World Leader (1991).

MARY E. STUCKEY is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Mississippi. She is the author of Getting Into the Game: The Pre-Presidential Rhetoric of Ronald Reagan (Praeger, 1989), Playing the Game: The Presidential Rhetoric of Ronald Reagan (Praeger, 1990), and The President as Interpreter-in-Chief (1991).

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

Is President Bush a Leader?

George Bush and the Changing Context of Presidential Leadership by Ryan J. Barilleaux

Governance as Political Theater: George Bush and the MTV Presidency by Mary E. Stuckey and Frederick J. Antczak

The Bush Presidency in the Government

George Bush and the Executive Branch by Janet M. Martin

George Bush and Congress: The Question of Leadership by Gary Lee Malecha and Daniel J. Reagan

George Bush and Inertial Federalism by John W. Winkle III

The Bush Presidency in American Politics

A Man for All Seasons? The Guardian President

and His Public by Henry C. Kenski

The National Chairman Becomes President: George Bush as Party Leader by Harold F. Bass, Jr.

"Poppy" and His Conservative Passengers by Matthew C. Moen and Kenneth T. Palmer

Prudence and/or Policy Leadership

The Home Front: Domestic Policy in the Bush Years by Robert J.Thompson and Carmine Scavo

Is Prudence a Policy? George Bush and the World by Daniel P. Franklin and Robert Shepard

Kinder, Gentler? George Bush and Civil Rights by Augustus J. Jones, Jr.

Into the Twenty-First Century

Presidential Power and Accountability after Reagan by Norman C. Thomas

Conclusion

Bibliography

Index

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