Book Discussion on Bitter Harvest

Mr. Dickinson talked about his new book, Bitter Harvest: FDR, Presidential Power and the Growth of the Presidential Branch. He… read more

Mr. Dickinson talked about his new book, Bitter Harvest: FDR, Presidential Power and the Growth of the Presidential Branch. He distinguished between the “presidential branch,” the current system with a large White House staff composed of many advisers, and FDR’s system which he called “competitive adhocracy,” with few advisers competing to advise FDR on many policy issues. After his remarks, he took questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Bitter Harvest

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Program ID:
90010-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 28, 1997
Last Aired:
Dec 25, 1997

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  • Sep 28, 1997 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 1997 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 1997 | 7:50am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 1997 | 10:11pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 1997 | 2:27am EST | C-SPAN 2
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