Search

text Republic of spin : an inside history of the American presidency

Summary
"The most powerful political tool of the modern presidency is control of the message and the image. The Greeks called it 'rhetoric,' Gilded Age politicians called it 'publicity,' and some today might call it 'lying,' but spin is a built-in feature... Read more
Contents
Introduction: A world of spin -- Part I. The age of publicity -- Theodore Roosevelt and the public presidency -- William McKinley and the passing of the old order -- The rise of public opinion -- TR and "the fair-haired" -- Muckraking and its crit... Read more
Format
text
Description
xvii, 540 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Publisher
W.W. Norton & Company 2016

Available Copies

Library Location Status
TADL-WOOD 973 GRE in Adult Non-fiction Available

All Copies (Show)

Genres (Show)

Subjects (Show)