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The Resource The Heart of Power : Health and Politics in the Oval Office

The Heart of Power : Health and Politics in the Oval Office

Label
The Heart of Power : Health and Politics in the Oval Office
Title
The Heart of Power
Title remainder
Health and Politics in the Oval Office
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Even the most powerful men in the world are human-they get sick, take dubious drugs, drink too much, contemplate suicide, fret about ailing parents, and bury people they love. Young Richard Nixon watched two brothers die of tuberculosis, even while doctors monitored a suspicious shadow on his own lungs. John Kennedy received last rites four times as an adult, and Lyndon Johnson suffered a ""belly buster"" of a heart attack. David Blumenthal and James A. Morone explore how modern presidents have wrestled with their own mortality-and how they have taken this most human experience to heart as the
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Blumenthal, David
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Morone, James
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  • Medical policy
  • Presidents
  • MEDICAL
  • Medical policy
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Federal Government
  • Health Policy
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 21st Century
  • Leadership
  • Policy Making
  • Politics
  • Public Health Practice
  • Federal Government -- history -- United States
  • Health Policy -- history -- United States
  • History, 20th Century -- United States
  • History, 21st Century -- United States
  • Leadership -- United States
  • Policy Making -- United States
  • Politics -- United States
  • Public Health Practice -- history -- United States
  • Medical policy -- United States -- History
  • Presidents -- United States -- Health
Label
The Heart of Power : Health and Politics in the Oval Office
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface to the 2010 Edition; 2009 Preface and Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; 1. FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT: The Enigmatic Angler; 2. HARRY S. TRUMAN: We'll Take the Starch Out of Them-Eventually; 3. DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER: Compassionate Conservative; 4. JOHN F. KENNEDY: The Charismatic with a Stricken Father; Illustrations; 5. LYNDON B. JOHNSON: The Secret History of Medicare; 6. RICHARD NIXON: A Flower That Bloomed Only in the Dark; 7. JIMMY CARTER: The Righteous Engineer; 8. RONALD REAGAN: Socialized Medicine and the Working Stiff
  • 9. GEORGE HERBERT WALKER BUSH: Stick to the Running Game10. BILL CLINTON: Kicking the Can down the Road; 11. GEORGE W. BUSH: Bring It On-Reforming Medicare; CONCLUSION: Eight Rules for the Heart of Power; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn794663708
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (519 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948044
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4j27
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794663708
Label
The Heart of Power : Health and Politics in the Oval Office
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface to the 2010 Edition; 2009 Preface and Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; 1. FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT: The Enigmatic Angler; 2. HARRY S. TRUMAN: We'll Take the Starch Out of Them-Eventually; 3. DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER: Compassionate Conservative; 4. JOHN F. KENNEDY: The Charismatic with a Stricken Father; Illustrations; 5. LYNDON B. JOHNSON: The Secret History of Medicare; 6. RICHARD NIXON: A Flower That Bloomed Only in the Dark; 7. JIMMY CARTER: The Righteous Engineer; 8. RONALD REAGAN: Socialized Medicine and the Working Stiff
  • 9. GEORGE HERBERT WALKER BUSH: Stick to the Running Game10. BILL CLINTON: Kicking the Can down the Road; 11. GEORGE W. BUSH: Bring It On-Reforming Medicare; CONCLUSION: Eight Rules for the Heart of Power; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn794663708
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (519 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948044
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4j27
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794663708

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