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  • The Rise of the Republican Right

    From Goldwater to Reagan, 1st Edition

    By Brian M. Conley

    Few scholars have paid close attention to the factors internal to the Republican Party that helped the Right to consolidate its power within the party between the 1960s and the 1980s. Plugging the gap in party literature, The Rise of the Republican Right: From Goldwater to Reagan provides a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 

  • Film and the American Presidency

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeff Menne, Christian B. Long

    The contention of Film and the American Presidency is that over the twentieth century the cinema has been a silent partner in setting the parameters of what we might call the presidential imaginary. This volume surveys the partnership in its longevity, placing stress on especially iconic presidents…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03

  • Wilsonian Approaches to American Conflicts

    From the War of 1812 to the First Gulf War, 1st Edition

    By Ashley Cox

    This book explores US foreign policy, specifically the history of America’s entry into the War of 1812, the First World War, the Korean War and the First Gulf War. Using a historical case study approach, it demonstrates how the Wilsonian Framework can give us a unique understanding of why the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Andrew Jackson

    Principle and Prejudice, 1st Edition

    By John M. Belohlavek

    Andrew Jackson was the seventh president of the United States. Known as "Old Hickory," he was the first President who championed the rights of the 'common man'. Originally from the frontier, he was known for being rough in speech and mannerisms and his fierce temper. After making his name as a…

    Paperback – 2016-06-14
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • Presidential Leadership and African Americans

    "An American Dilemma" from Slavery to the White House, 1st Edition

    By George R. Goethals

    Presidential Leadership and African Americans examines the leadership styles of eight American presidents and shows how the decisions made by each affected the lives and opportunities of the nation’s black citizens. Beginning with George Washington and concluding with the landmark election of…

    Paperback – 2015-04-01
    Leadership: Research and Practice

  • Ronald Reagan

    Champion of Conservative America, 1st Edition

    By James H. Broussard

    Few politicians in recent American history are as well-known as Ronald Reagan, the 40th U.S. president. An iconic leader, Reagan shifted the direction of American politics toward a newly vigorous conservatism. Though he began his career as a New Deal liberal, by the end of the 1950s, Reagan had…

    Paperback – 2014-09-26
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • The Presidency and Political Science: Paradigms of Presidential Power from the Founding to the Present: 2014

    Paradigms of Presidential Power from the Founding to the Present, 2nd Edition

    By Raymond Tatalovich, Steven E Schier

    This history of presidential studies surveys the views of leading thinkers and scholars about the constitutional powers of the highest office in the land from the founding to the present.…

    Paperback – 2014-02-28

  • Bill Clinton

    Building a Bridge to the New Millennium, 1st Edition

    By David H. Bennett

    In 1993, William J. Clinton began his eight year stint as forty-second president of the United States. A key figure of change in the Democratic Party, Clinton's political and personal actions ensured his lasting status as an important if controversial leader at a critical moment in recent…

    Paperback – 2013-12-14
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • John F. Kennedy

    1st Edition

    By Peter J. Ling

    A lively, concise and cutting-edge biography of one of the towering figures of 20th-century history. Of all the US presidents of the post-Second World War period, John F. Kennedy is the most clearly idolized. There is a well-documented gulf between the public’s largely positive appraisal of this…

    Paperback – 2013-11-13
    Routledge Historical Biographies

  • The 1980 Presidential Election

    Ronald Reagan and the Shaping of the American Conservative Movement, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey D. Howison

    Ronald Reagan’s victory in the 1980 presidential election marked a watershed moment in the history of the United States, heralding the triumph of the American conservative movement. Once a supporter of the New Deal, Reagan had come to symbolize the union of three diverse forms of…

    Paperback – 2013-10-26
    Critical Moments in American History

  • Deconstructing Reagan: Conservative Mythology and America's Fortieth President

    Conservative Mythology and America's Fortieth President, 1st Edition

    By Kyle Longley, Jeremy Mayer, Michael Schaller, John W. Sloan

    Although he left office nearly 20 years ago, Ronald Reagan remains a potent symbol for the conservative movement. The Bush administration frequently invokes his legacy as it formulates and promotes its fiscal, domestic, and foreign policies. His name is watchword for campus conservatives who regard…

    Paperback – 2010-01-10

  • Panorama of a Presidency: How George W. Bush Acquired and Spent His Political Capital

    How George W. Bush Acquired and Spent His Political Capital, 1st Edition

    By Steven E Schier

    As the controversial presidency of George W. Bush draws to a close, this work provides the first dispassionate, even-handed assessment of Bush's years in office. Widely respected scholar and author Steven E. Schier goes beyond the perspective of contemporary political commentary, and draws on…

    Paperback – 2008-10-15

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