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The Opposition Presidency

Leadership and the Constraints of History (Joseph V. Hughes, Jr., and Holly O. Hughes Series in the Presidency and Leadership Studies, 11)

by David A. Crockett

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Published by Texas A&M University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • U.S. President,
  • Political leadership,
  • U.S. Political History,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • General,
  • United States,
  • History,
  • Political Process - Leadership,
  • Political culture,
  • Presidents

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8816723M
    ISBN 101585441570
    ISBN 109781585441570

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The Opposition Presidency: Leadership & The Constraints Of History by David A. Crockett (Assistant Professor of Political Science, Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas) is an insightful page treatise (including Notes, Bibliography, and Index) surveying and examining American Presidents throughout U.S.

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