The Politics of John F. Kennedy (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 1)

By Edmund Ions

© 2010 – Routledge

252 pages

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About the Book

Drawing on material from many sources, including official and semi-official records, contemporary historical writing and reliable journals, this volume illustrates why John F. Kennedy's Presidency was one of the most eventful and significant in American history. Through this volume the student can learn how to read and asess historical documents and learn to discriminate among a number of sources and weigh evidence.

Table of Contents

Part 1: The Locust Years Part 2: The New Frontier Part 3: The Kennedy Style in Washington Part 4: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Part 5: Foreign Policy and the Cold War Part 6: The Presidential Office Part 7: The Kennedy Regime: Three Appraisals

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
REF000000
REFERENCE / General