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HIST 13184-10: Presidents and Presidential Character from FDR to Clinton

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Instructor: Bill Miscamble

This seminar will examine presidents and presidential leadership from Franklin Roosevelt to Bill Clinton. An effort will be made to identify the requirements for and features of successful and effective presidencies. Some significant attention will be paid to the relationship of character to good presidential leadership. The course aims to foster careful reading, good writing, attentive listening, and thoughtful discussion and analysis.