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The Resource Ronald Reagan and the 1980s : Perceptions, policies, legacies, edited by Cheryl Hudson, Gareth Davies, (electronic book)

Ronald Reagan and the 1980s : Perceptions, policies, legacies, edited by Cheryl Hudson, Gareth Davies, (electronic book)

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Ronald Reagan and the 1980s : Perceptions, policies, legacies
Title
Ronald Reagan and the 1980s
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Perceptions, policies, legacies
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edited by Cheryl Hudson, Gareth Davies
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eng
Summary
By the end of the 1980s, many Americans looked at the state of the nation with a renewed optimism, which was personified by an enduring American president - Ronald Wilson Reagan. The essays in this volume revisit the 1980s in order to examine the factors that contributed to his political and cultural triumphs and assess his legacy
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non fiction
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  • Hudson, Cheryl
  • Davies, Gareth
  • Dunkerley, James
Series statement
Studies of the Americas
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  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Nineteen eighties
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Ronald Reagan and the 1980s : Perceptions, policies, legacies, edited by Cheryl Hudson, Gareth Davies, (electronic book)
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Originally published in: 2008
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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multicolored
Contents
Introduction / Cheryl Hudson & Gareth Bryn Davies -- PART I: PERCEPTIONS -- Towards a Historiography of Reagan and the 1980s: Why Are We Doing Such a Lousy Job? / Gil Troy -- The Reagan Years / Dan Rather -- Only an Actor!: Making a Movie with a Professional / Godfrey Hodgson -- Ronald Reagan and the Struggle over American Memory / Niels Bjerre-Poulsen -- PART II: POLICIES -- The Other Red Peril: The Politics of the Budget Deficit in the 1980s / Iwan Morgan -- Civil Rights and the Reagan Presidency / Stephen Knott -- "Just Say No:" Drug Abuse Policy in the Reagan Administration / Peter Bourne -- Reagan's Religious Right: The Unlikely Alliance between Southern Evangelicals and a California Conservative / Daniel Williams -- PART III: LEGACIES -- Transforming the Presidency: The Administration of Ronald Reagan / Joel D. Aberbach -- Ronald Reagan and the End of the Cold War - Jack Matlock -- Reagan and Thatcher / Dominic Sandbrook -- The Reagan Administration and the Republican Party: Responses to Realignment / Robert Mason
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288 p.
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one file format
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electronic
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9780230616196
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Label
Ronald Reagan and the 1980s : Perceptions, policies, legacies, edited by Cheryl Hudson, Gareth Davies, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2008
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / Cheryl Hudson & Gareth Bryn Davies -- PART I: PERCEPTIONS -- Towards a Historiography of Reagan and the 1980s: Why Are We Doing Such a Lousy Job? / Gil Troy -- The Reagan Years / Dan Rather -- Only an Actor!: Making a Movie with a Professional / Godfrey Hodgson -- Ronald Reagan and the Struggle over American Memory / Niels Bjerre-Poulsen -- PART II: POLICIES -- The Other Red Peril: The Politics of the Budget Deficit in the 1980s / Iwan Morgan -- Civil Rights and the Reagan Presidency / Stephen Knott -- "Just Say No:" Drug Abuse Policy in the Reagan Administration / Peter Bourne -- Reagan's Religious Right: The Unlikely Alliance between Southern Evangelicals and a California Conservative / Daniel Williams -- PART III: LEGACIES -- Transforming the Presidency: The Administration of Ronald Reagan / Joel D. Aberbach -- Ronald Reagan and the End of the Cold War - Jack Matlock -- Reagan and Thatcher / Dominic Sandbrook -- The Reagan Administration and the Republican Party: Responses to Realignment / Robert Mason
Extent
288 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230616196
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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