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Crucible: The President's First Year

edited by Michael Nelson, Jeffrey L. Chidester, and Stefanie Georgakis Abbott
Format
Book
Published
Charlottesville ; London : University of Virginia Press, 2018.
Language
English
Series
Miller Center Studies on the Presidency
ISBN
0813940966, 9780813940960
Summary
Crucible "addresses core questions of governance facing a new president, from navigating a broken political system to thriving in a changing media envirionent. The project's illustrious particitants ... explore both opportunities and challenges in key policy areas, from national security, race, and immigration to opportunity, mobility, and fiscal policy. Crucible consolidates the most salient lessons that can be drawn from both the best and the worst presidencies in American history, as well as from the many in between, to provide true insight on the most important issues facing any new president in the first year of office." -- UVa Press News release.
Description
xiii, [1], 318, [1] pages ; 24 cm.
Notes
  • Contributors: Douglas A. Blackmon -- Hal Brands -- H. W. Brands -- Robert F. Bruner -- Mary Kate Cary -- Jeffrey L. Chidester -- Carolyn Dewar -- Tom Dohrmann -- Susan J. Douglas -- Anita Dunn -- Michael Eric Dyson -- Jeffrey A. Engel -- Andrew Erdmann -- Michèle A. Flournoy -- Jeffrey Frieden -- Gary W. Gallagher -- William A. Galston -- Daniel J. Galvin -- Stefanie Georgakis Abbott -- David Greenberg -- Ryan Harper -- Willis Jenkins -- Elaine C. Kamarck -- Bruce Katz -- Melvyn P. Leffler -- Guian McKee -- Sidney M. Milkis -- Peter Morton -- Michael Nelson -- Patrick O’Brien -- Margaret O’Mara -- Orlando Patterson -- Barbara A. Perry -- Andrew Rudalevige -- Marc Selverstone -- Jeff Shesol -- Stephen Skowronek -- Jeremi Suri -- Alan Taylor -- Daniel Tichenor -- Peter Wehner -- Mason B. Williams -- Philip Zelikow
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original black cloth; dust jacket. Gift of the University of Virginia Press, December, 2017.
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