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The Resource President and nation : the making of modern America, John Kentleton

President and nation : the making of modern America, John Kentleton

Label
President and nation : the making of modern America
Title
President and nation
Title remainder
the making of modern America
Statement of responsibility
John Kentleton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kentleton, John
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
President and nation : the making of modern America, John Kentleton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 286-294) and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • Development of Modern America.
  • p. 12
  • 1.
  • Rise of Theodore Roosevelt.
  • p. 12
  • 2.
  • Nineteenth-century Background.
  • p. 14
  • 3.
  • Republicans and Democrats: Hamilton and Jefferson.
  • p. 23
  • 4.
  • Theodore Roosevelt in the White House.
  • p. 31
  • 5.
  • Progressive Moment.
  • p. 40
  • 6.
  • Woodrow Wilson and Reform.
  • p. 44
  • 7.
  • United States Goes to War.
  • p. 49
  • 8.
  • Normalcy in the Jazz Age.
  • p. 56
  • 9.
  • Herbert Hoover and the American System.
  • p. 63
  • 2.
  • Achievement of Liberalism.
  • p. 73
  • 1.
  • Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt.
  • p. 73
  • 2.
  • Democrats Win Power.
  • p. 78
  • 3.
  • FDR Enters the White House.
  • p. 84
  • 4.
  • New Deal.
  • p. 87
  • 5.
  • Expansion of the Presidency.
  • p. 101
  • 6.
  • Liberals and Conservatives.
  • p. 108
  • 7.
  • Harry Truman Continues the Struggle.
  • p. 124
  • 8.
  • Eisenhower Republicanism.
  • p. 126
  • 9.
  • John Kennedy Wins the Presidency.
  • p. 131
  • 10.
  • Lyndon Johnson and the Great Society.
  • p. 134
  • 3.
  • Attainment of World Power.
  • p. 144
  • 1.
  • Background to Foreign Policy.
  • p. 144
  • 2.
  • Roosevelt and Isolationism.
  • p. 145
  • 3.
  • Roosevelt as Wartime President.
  • p. 157
  • 4.
  • Truman and the Commitment to Internationalism.
  • p. 164
  • 5.
  • Eisenhower Assumes Control.
  • p. 174
  • 6.
  • Kennedy the Cold War Warrior.
  • p. 181
  • 7.
  • Vietnam War.
  • p. 186
  • 8.
  • Nixon, Kissinger and the 1970s.
  • p. 191
  • 9.
  • Ronald Reagan and Anti-Communism.
  • p. 197
  • 10.
  • George Bush and a New World Order.
  • p. 203
  • 11.
  • Bill Clinton and the New Isolationism.
  • p. 207
  • 4.
  • Resurgence of Conservatism.
  • p. 211
  • 1.
  • Conservative Conscience.
  • p. 211
  • 2.
  • Turning Conservative Tide.
  • p. 216
  • 3.
  • Election of 1968.
  • p. 226
  • 4.
  • Richard Nixon in the White House.
  • p. 228
  • 5.
  • Imperial Presidency.
  • p. 237
  • 6.
  • Presidential and Party Politics after Watergate.
  • p. 242
  • 7.
  • Reagan, Bush and Conservatism.
  • p. 253
  • 8.
  • Clinton and the 1990s.
  • p. 263
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 270
  • Notes.
  • p. 275
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 286
  • Index.
  • p. 295
Control code
14622760
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 310 p.
Isbn
9780333436974
Lccn
2001060250
Label
President and nation : the making of modern America, John Kentleton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 286-294) and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • Development of Modern America.
  • p. 12
  • 1.
  • Rise of Theodore Roosevelt.
  • p. 12
  • 2.
  • Nineteenth-century Background.
  • p. 14
  • 3.
  • Republicans and Democrats: Hamilton and Jefferson.
  • p. 23
  • 4.
  • Theodore Roosevelt in the White House.
  • p. 31
  • 5.
  • Progressive Moment.
  • p. 40
  • 6.
  • Woodrow Wilson and Reform.
  • p. 44
  • 7.
  • United States Goes to War.
  • p. 49
  • 8.
  • Normalcy in the Jazz Age.
  • p. 56
  • 9.
  • Herbert Hoover and the American System.
  • p. 63
  • 2.
  • Achievement of Liberalism.
  • p. 73
  • 1.
  • Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt.
  • p. 73
  • 2.
  • Democrats Win Power.
  • p. 78
  • 3.
  • FDR Enters the White House.
  • p. 84
  • 4.
  • New Deal.
  • p. 87
  • 5.
  • Expansion of the Presidency.
  • p. 101
  • 6.
  • Liberals and Conservatives.
  • p. 108
  • 7.
  • Harry Truman Continues the Struggle.
  • p. 124
  • 8.
  • Eisenhower Republicanism.
  • p. 126
  • 9.
  • John Kennedy Wins the Presidency.
  • p. 131
  • 10.
  • Lyndon Johnson and the Great Society.
  • p. 134
  • 3.
  • Attainment of World Power.
  • p. 144
  • 1.
  • Background to Foreign Policy.
  • p. 144
  • 2.
  • Roosevelt and Isolationism.
  • p. 145
  • 3.
  • Roosevelt as Wartime President.
  • p. 157
  • 4.
  • Truman and the Commitment to Internationalism.
  • p. 164
  • 5.
  • Eisenhower Assumes Control.
  • p. 174
  • 6.
  • Kennedy the Cold War Warrior.
  • p. 181
  • 7.
  • Vietnam War.
  • p. 186
  • 8.
  • Nixon, Kissinger and the 1970s.
  • p. 191
  • 9.
  • Ronald Reagan and Anti-Communism.
  • p. 197
  • 10.
  • George Bush and a New World Order.
  • p. 203
  • 11.
  • Bill Clinton and the New Isolationism.
  • p. 207
  • 4.
  • Resurgence of Conservatism.
  • p. 211
  • 1.
  • Conservative Conscience.
  • p. 211
  • 2.
  • Turning Conservative Tide.
  • p. 216
  • 3.
  • Election of 1968.
  • p. 226
  • 4.
  • Richard Nixon in the White House.
  • p. 228
  • 5.
  • Imperial Presidency.
  • p. 237
  • 6.
  • Presidential and Party Politics after Watergate.
  • p. 242
  • 7.
  • Reagan, Bush and Conservatism.
  • p. 253
  • 8.
  • Clinton and the 1990s.
  • p. 263
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 270
  • Notes.
  • p. 275
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 286
  • Index.
  • p. 295
Control code
14622760
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vii, 310 p.
Isbn
9780333436974
Lccn
2001060250

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