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The Resource Governor Tom Kean : from the New Jersey statehouse to the 9-11 Commission, Alvin S. Felzenberg

Governor Tom Kean : from the New Jersey statehouse to the 9-11 Commission, Alvin S. Felzenberg

Label
Governor Tom Kean : from the New Jersey statehouse to the 9-11 Commission
Title
Governor Tom Kean
Title remainder
from the New Jersey statehouse to the 9-11 Commission
Statement of responsibility
Alvin S. Felzenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Long before Bill Clinton spoke of ""triangulation, "" a term that referred to a centrist governing style, prior to Tony Blair repositioning the British Labor Party midway between Thatcher conservatism and militant trade unionism, and far ahead of George W. Bush referring to his agenda as ""compassionate conservatism, "" there was Tom Kean. From the moment of his election to the New Jersey state assembly in 1967, through his guidance of the 9/11 Commission nearly three decades later, Kean consistently displayed a knack for bipartisan leadership. In this first political biography of on
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Felzenberg, Alvin S
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kean, Thomas H
  • United States
  • National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
  • Drew University
  • Kean, Thomas H
  • Drew University
  • National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Governors
  • Legislators
  • New Jersey
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Governors
  • Legislators
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • New Jersey
  • United States
Label
Governor Tom Kean : from the New Jersey statehouse to the 9-11 Commission, Alvin S. Felzenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-523) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The Early Years -- Kean Comes of Age -- In the Service of His Father -- Kean Finds His Calling -- The Precocious Freshman -- The Institutional Reformer -- In the Minority But Not in the Wilderness -- The Making of the Governor, 1981 -- A Truncated Transition -- Kean Settles In -- Building New Jersey Pride -- The Education Governor -- Kean and the Arts -- Kean the Environmentalist -- The Politics of Inclusion -- The Administrator -- The Reelection of the Governor, 1985 -- The Storm over the Wilentz Case -- Kean Reforms Welfare -- The Man with the Message -- Citizen Kean -- Chairing the 9-11Commission -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm77560073
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 558 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282133570
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt19zg2gr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)77560073
Label
Governor Tom Kean : from the New Jersey statehouse to the 9-11 Commission, Alvin S. Felzenberg
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-523) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The Early Years -- Kean Comes of Age -- In the Service of His Father -- Kean Finds His Calling -- The Precocious Freshman -- The Institutional Reformer -- In the Minority But Not in the Wilderness -- The Making of the Governor, 1981 -- A Truncated Transition -- Kean Settles In -- Building New Jersey Pride -- The Education Governor -- Kean and the Arts -- Kean the Environmentalist -- The Politics of Inclusion -- The Administrator -- The Reelection of the Governor, 1985 -- The Storm over the Wilentz Case -- Kean Reforms Welfare -- The Man with the Message -- Citizen Kean -- Chairing the 9-11Commission -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm77560073
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 558 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282133570
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt19zg2gr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)77560073

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