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The Resource Dilemmas of presidential leadership from Washington through Lincoln, Richard Ellis, Aaron Wildavsky

Dilemmas of presidential leadership from Washington through Lincoln, Richard Ellis, Aaron Wildavsky

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Dilemmas of presidential leadership from Washington through Lincoln
Title
Dilemmas of presidential leadership from Washington through Lincoln
Statement of responsibility
Richard Ellis, Aaron Wildavsky
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ellis, Richard
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Wildavsky, Aaron B
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  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Dilemmas of presidential leadership from Washington through Lincoln, Richard Ellis, Aaron Wildavsky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A cultural theory of presidential dilemmas -- The cultural formation of the American presidency -- The dilemma of weak Hierarchy: George Washington and John Adams -- Leadership dilemmas in an antiauthority regime: Thomas Jefferson and James Madison -- Two varieties of cultural fusion: James Monroe and John Quincy Adams -- Building up presidential authority to tear down hierarchy: Andrew Jackson creates the Whig dilemma -- The limits of Jackson's solution: Martin Van Buren, John Tyler, and James Polk -- Three failed cultural solutions to the problem of slavery: Millard Fillmore, Franklin Pierce, and James Buchanan -- Subordinating hierarchy to individualism: Abraham Lincoln -- Rummaging, or redeeming, history?
Control code
18105681
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 245 pages
Isbn
9780887382215
Lccn
88019043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1199958
Label
Dilemmas of presidential leadership from Washington through Lincoln, Richard Ellis, Aaron Wildavsky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A cultural theory of presidential dilemmas -- The cultural formation of the American presidency -- The dilemma of weak Hierarchy: George Washington and John Adams -- Leadership dilemmas in an antiauthority regime: Thomas Jefferson and James Madison -- Two varieties of cultural fusion: James Monroe and John Quincy Adams -- Building up presidential authority to tear down hierarchy: Andrew Jackson creates the Whig dilemma -- The limits of Jackson's solution: Martin Van Buren, John Tyler, and James Polk -- Three failed cultural solutions to the problem of slavery: Millard Fillmore, Franklin Pierce, and James Buchanan -- Subordinating hierarchy to individualism: Abraham Lincoln -- Rummaging, or redeeming, history?
Control code
18105681
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 245 pages
Isbn
9780887382215
Lccn
88019043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1199958

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