Book Discussion on Triumphs and Tragedies of the Modern Presidency

Mr. Abshire, editor of Triumphs and Tragedies of the Modern Presidency: Seventy-Six Case Studies in Presidential Leadership published… read more

Mr. Abshire, editor of Triumphs and Tragedies of the Modern Presidency: Seventy-Six Case Studies in Presidential Leadership published by Praeger Publishers, addressed a class of graduate students on the topics explored in his book. Fifty scholars and journalists contributed to the book. Its purpose is to pull together in one place information about previous presidential administrations in the hope of providing lessons that will help our country’s current and future presidents. In his talk, Mr. Abshire analyzed the leadership styles and abilities of several post-WWII presidents and enumerated the qualities George W. Bush brings to the presidency. He answered questions from the audience. close

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  • David M. Abshire President Center for the Study of the Presidency
  • John Schoew Graduate Student Georgetown University->School of Foreign Service

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Book Discussion on Triumphs and Tragedies of the Modern Presidency

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 11, 2001
Last Aired:
Nov 6, 2004

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  • Feb 11, 2001 | 4:57pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 12, 2001 | 6:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 24, 2001 | 10:51am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 04, 2004 | 5:35am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 06, 2004 | 5:35pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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