The Quotable Politician

The Quotable Politician

by William B. Whitman (Editor)

Hardcover(First)

$14.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781592281329
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 09/01/2003
Series: Quotable
Edition description: First
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.96(w) x 7.34(h) x 1.07(d)

About the Author


William B. Whitman is a former Foreign Service diplomat. Although he still travels extensively for the State Department, he now spends most of his time writing for such magazines as Hemispheres, National Geographic Traveler, and The Robb Report. He is the author of three travel guides and lives in Washington, D.C.

Table of Contents

Introductionv
1Defining Politics1
2Politicians19
3Getting Elected45
4Power73
5Foreign Affairs95
6The Presidency113
7Congress135
8Washington, D.C.155
9Democracy165
10Leadership189
11Money211
12War229
13Quips and Philosophy255
Index275

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