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The Resource The forum and the tower : how scholars and politicians have imagined the world, from Plato to Eleanor Roosevelt, Mary Ann Glendon, (electronic book)

The forum and the tower : how scholars and politicians have imagined the world, from Plato to Eleanor Roosevelt, Mary Ann Glendon, (electronic book)

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The forum and the tower : how scholars and politicians have imagined the world, from Plato to Eleanor Roosevelt
Title
The forum and the tower
Title remainder
how scholars and politicians have imagined the world, from Plato to Eleanor Roosevelt
Statement of responsibility
Mary Ann Glendon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The relationship between politics and the academy has been fraught with tension and regret - and the occasional brilliant success - since Plato himself. This book examines thinkers who have collaborated with leaders, from ancient Syracuse to the modern White House, in a series of brisk portraits that explore the meeting of theory and reality
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1938-
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Glendon, Mary Ann
Dewey number
320.9
Index
index present
LC call number
JA81
LC item number
.G56 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Political science
  • Scholars
  • Learning and scholarship
Target audience
specialized
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The forum and the tower : how scholars and politicians have imagined the world, from Plato to Eleanor Roosevelt, Mary Ann Glendon, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
EDZ0001019336
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 261 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199782451
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The forum and the tower : how scholars and politicians have imagined the world, from Plato to Eleanor Roosevelt, Mary Ann Glendon, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
EDZ0001019336
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 261 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199782451
Specific material designation
remote

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