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Statesmanship, Character, and Leadership in America
Statesmanship, Character and Leadership demonstrates how individual leaders acted at critical turning points in American history. Terry Newell's analysis defines statesmanship, distinguishes it from leadership, and places it at the forefront of politics. Using seven leaders as case studies, Newell examines how building a transcendent purpose, employing artful politics, and ...more
Paperback, 300 pages
Published May 8th 2013 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published January 1st 2012)
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This book was pretty good, it focused on a number of American statesman (and women) from George Washington thru President Ford. Newell does a good job of presenting both sides of each individual case study, the weakness in the book is the singular focus on specific speeches of each statesman to sum up what is often a lifelong pursuit