Book Discussion on Presidential Transitions

Professor Burke discussed his book Presidential Transitions: From Politics to Practice, published by Lynne Rienner Publishers. The… read more

Professor Burke discussed his book Presidential Transitions: From Politics to Practice, published by Lynne Rienner Publishers. The book looks at the transitions and first months in office of four American presidents: Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, and Bill Clinton. He focuses on how each president’s transition preparations affected presidential appointments, White House staffing, the crafting of a policy agenda, decision-making processes, the role of the president, and the successes and failures of his first months in office. At the conclusion his presentation he answered questions from audience members. close

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Book Discussion on Presidential Transitions

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Program ID:
163961-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Montpelier, Vermont, United States
First Aired:
Apr 29, 2001
Last Aired:
May 12, 2001

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  • Apr 29, 2001 | 8:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2001 | 12:19am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 07, 2001 | 4:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2001 | 2:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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