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A companion to Ronald Reagan / [electronic resource] : edited by Andrew L. Johns.

Publication:
Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Malden, MA, USA : Wiley Blackwell, 2015.
Series:
Wiley-Blackwell companions to American history.
Wiley Blackwell companions to American history
Wiley Blackwell presidential companions
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xiii, 682 pages).
Subjects:
United States -- Politics and government -- 1981-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1981-1989.
Reagan, Ronald.
Contents:
Introduction: to grasp and hold a vision: Ronald Reagan and his times / Andrew L. Johns
Part I. Ronald Reagan's pre-presidential life and career
Reagan's early years: from Dixon to Hollywood / John Sbardellati
Political ideology and activism to 1966 / Lori Clune
Reagan's gubernatorial years: from conservative spokesperson to national politician / Kurt Schuparra
Reagan runs: his campaigns for the presidency, 1976, 1980, and 1984 / Yanek Mieczkowski
Part II. The Reagan administration, 1981-1989
Domestic policy: politics & economics
The great communicator: rhetoric, media, and leadership style / Reed L. Welch
Reagan and the evolution of American politics, 1981-1989 / Andrew E. Busch
Ronald Reagan and the Supreme Court / Andrew E. Hunt
Reaganomics: the fiscal and monetary policies / W. Elliot Brownlee
Reagan and the economy: business and labor, deregulation and regulation / Michael Adamson
Reagan and the military / Jonathan Reed Winkler
Domestic policy: social & cultural issues
Ronald Reagan, race, civil rights, and immigration / Lilia Fernandez
Reagan, religion, and the culture wars of the 1980s / Matthew Avery Sutton
Reagan and aids / Jennifer Brier
The crackdown in America: the Reagan revolution and the war on drugs / Jeremy Kuzmarov
Ronald Reagan's environmental legacy / Jacob Darwin Hamblin
Foreign policy: issues
Reagan, the Soviet Union, and the Cold War, 1981-1985 / Michael V. Paulauskas
Shaking the empire or a negotiated settlement: Ronald Reagan and visions of the Cold War's end / Gregory Mitrovich
The Iran-ConTra Affair / James F. Siekmeier
The Reagan Doctrine / Dustin Walcher
Reagan and terrorism / Heather S. Gregg
Foreign policy: regions
Reagan and Africa / James H. Meriwether
Reagan and Western Europe / William Glenn Gray
Reagan and Asia / Michael Schaller
Reagan and Central America / Jason M. Colby
Reagan and the Middle East / Clea Bunch
Key figures
Mikhail Gorbachev / Elizabeth C. Charles
The vice presidency of George H.W. Bush / Michael F. Cairo
Ronald Reagan, Tip O'Neill, and 1980s congressional history / Robert David Johnson
The troika: James Baker III, Edwin Meese III, and Michael Deaver / Christopher Maynard
A foreign policy divided against itself: George Shultz vs. Caspar Weinberger / Andrew Preston
Margaret Thatcher / Michael F. Hopkins
Part III. The legacy of Ronald Reagan
Reagan and the conservative movement / Sandra Scanlon
Reagan and globalization / Thomas W. Zeiler
Reputation and legacies: an American symbol / Chester Pach.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Hoboken, N.J. Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 09, 2015).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Herman V. Ames Fund.
Contributor:
Johns, Andrew L., 1968- editor.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
Herman V. Ames Fund.
Other format:
Print version: Companion to Ronald Reagan
ISBN:
9781118607770
1118607775
9781118607824
1118607821
9781118607923
1118607929
9780470655047
Publisher Number:
99963103104
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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