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- Penguin Group US 2011; US$ 36.00
Few Americans have spent more time near the center of power than Donald Rumsfeld, whose widely commented-on memoir offers many previously undisclosed details about his service with four U.S. presidents. We follow his rise from a middle-class childhood to the Navy to a seat in the U.S. Congress at age thirty, and his experiences there during the Vietnam... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 100.00
This book examines the legacy of the Bush presidency in term of presidential leadership, politics, and public policy. It focuses on Bush's expansion of presidential power in pursuit of the 'war on terror,' the ideological and pragmatic foundations of presidential politics, and the complexity of Bush's domestic and foreign policy legacies. more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 21.99
George W. Bush remains a highly controversial figure, a man for whom millions of Americans have very strong feelings. Dan McAdams' book offers an astute psychological portrait of Bush, one of the first biographies to appear since he left office as well as the first to draw systematically from personality science to analyze his life. McAdams, an... more...
- Stanford University Press 2011; US$ 25.95
More than two million Americans have now served in Afghanistan or Iraq; more than 5,000 Americans have been killed; and more than 35,000 have been grievously wounded. The war in Afghanistan has become America's longest war. Despite these facts, most Americans do not understand the background of, or reasons for, the United States' involvement in these... more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2010; US$ 25.95
President George W. Bush, more than any other United States president in living memory, talks constantly about ethics, values, good and evil. This book is an attempt to hold the policies of George W. Bush, and his actions as president, up to an ethical standard. more...
- University Press of Mississippi 2011; US$ 55.00
A Decade of Dark Humor analyzes ways in which popular and visual culture used humor-in a variety of forms-to confront the attacks of September 11, 2001 and, more specifically, the aftermath. This interdisciplinary volume brings together scholars from four countries to discuss the impact of humor and irony on both media discourse and tangible political... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011; US$ 69.99
How important is presidential personality and leadership style in foreign policy decisions? To answer this question, Thomas Preston takes readers inside the Bush administration's decision-making process and use of intelligence to better understand how administration officials justified the Iraq War?and how they sought to avoid blame for the consequences... more...
- Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2004; US$ 24.95
In America as Empire, Jim Garrison urges us to face up to the complexities and responsibilities inherent in the indisputable fact that America is now the world's single preeminent power. "America", Garrison writes, "has become what it was founded not to be: established as a haven for those fleeing the abuse of power, it has attained and now wields... more...
- New Press, The 2011; US$ 24.95
Over the years millions of Americans have invited Bill Moyers into their homes. His television programs?covering topics ranging from American history, politics, and religion to the role of media and the world of ideas?have made him one of America?s most recognized and honored journalists. In these pages, Moyers presents, for the first time, a powerful... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2007; US$ 24.95
Noted historian Robert G. Kaufman contends that the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, shattered the optimism so prevalent in the United States during the tranquil and prosperous 1990s. President George W. Bush's controversial grand strategy for waging a preemptive Global War on Terror has ignited passionate debate about the purposes of American... more...