The Presidents? Wives: The Office of the First Lady in US Politics / Edition 2 available in Hardcover
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- Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Robert P. Watson's groundbreaking study on the presidents' wives proved that the first lady can be an influential force in presidential politics and is a subject worthy of scholarly attention. Now, this fully revised second edition incorporates the first ladyships of Hillary Rodham Clinton, Laura Bush, and Michelle Obama in each chapter. The new edition also includes a decade-and-a-half of new research on public opinion, the growth and political development of the East Wing, and the issue of first lady character.
|Publisher:||Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.|
|Edition description:||2nd Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
Robert P. Watson is associate professor and director of American studies at Lynn University.