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The Resource Why presidents fail : and how they can succeed again, Elaine Kamarck

Why presidents fail : and how they can succeed again, Elaine Kamarck

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Why presidents fail : and how they can succeed again
Title
Why presidents fail
Title remainder
and how they can succeed again
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Kamarck
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Failure should not be an option in the presidency, but for too long it has been the norm. From the botched attempt to rescue the U.S. diplomats held hostage by Iran in 1980 under President Jimmy Carter and the missed intelligence on Al Qaeda before 9-11 under George W. Bush to, most recently, the computer meltdown that marked the arrival of health care reform under Barack Obama, the American presidency has been a profile in failure. In Why Presidents Fail and How They Can Succeed Again, Elaine Kamarck surveys these and other recent presidential failures to understand why Americans have lost fa
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kamarck, Elaine Ciulla
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Political leadership
  • Political planning
  • Executive power
  • Executive departments
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Executive departments
  • Executive power
  • Political leadership
  • Political planning
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
Why presidents fail : and how they can succeed again, Elaine Kamarck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The helicopters in the desert -- Ignoring the flashing lights -- We look like a third world country -- Space walks and crashing websites -- The buck doesn't stop here after all -- The voters guide to picking presidents
Control code
ocn951465416
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815727798
Lccn
2016026593
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9945fa55-9278-4091-a629-310111422a47
  • 22573/ctt1dgp0t0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)951465416
Label
Why presidents fail : and how they can succeed again, Elaine Kamarck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The helicopters in the desert -- Ignoring the flashing lights -- We look like a third world country -- Space walks and crashing websites -- The buck doesn't stop here after all -- The voters guide to picking presidents
Control code
ocn951465416
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815727798
Lccn
2016026593
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9945fa55-9278-4091-a629-310111422a47
  • 22573/ctt1dgp0t0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)951465416

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