The Resource A companion to Lyndon B. Johnson, edited by Mitchell B. Lerner, (electronic resource)

A companion to Lyndon B. Johnson, edited by Mitchell B. Lerner, (electronic resource)

Label
A companion to Lyndon B. Johnson
Title
A companion to Lyndon B. Johnson
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mitchell B. Lerner
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This companion offers an overview of Lyndon B. Johnson's life, presidency, and legacy, as well as a detailed look at the central arguments and scholarly debates from his term in office. Explores the legacy of Johnson and the historical significance of his years as president. Covers the full range of topics, from the social and civil rights reforms of the Great Society to the increased American involvement in Vietnam. Incorporates the dramatic new evidence that has come to light through the release of around 8,000 phone conversations and meetings that Johnson secretly recorded as President
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Index
index present
LC call number
E846
LC item number
.C59 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
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  • ebrary
  • Lerner, Mitchell B.
Series statement
Blackwell companions to american history
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  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Johnson, Lyndon B
  • Johnson, Lyndon B
  • Johnson, Lyndon B.
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Presidents
  • HISTORY
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Political and social views
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A companion to Lyndon B. Johnson, edited by Mitchell B. Lerner, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The changing South / Jeff Woods -- LBJ in the House and Senate / Donald A. Ritchie -- The vice presidency / Marc J. Selverstone -- Lady Bird Johnson / Lisa M. Burns -- Management and vision / Sean J. Savage -- The war on poverty / Edward R. Schmitt -- African-American civil rights / Kent B. Germany -- Mexican Americans / Lorena Oropeza -- Women's issues / Susan M. Hartmann -- Health care / Larry DeWitt and Edward D. Berkowitz -- Environmental policy / Martin V. Melosi -- American immigration policy / Donna R. Gabaccia and Maddalena Marinari -- LBJ and the Constitution / Robert David Johnson -- The urban crisis / David Steigerwald -- Education reform / Lawrence J. McAndrews -- Domestic insurgencies / Doug Rossinow -- LBJ and the conservative movement / Jeff Roche -- Decisions for war / Andrew Preston -- Fighting the Vietnam War / Robert D. Schulzinger -- The war at home / Mary Ann Wynkoop -- The war from the other side / Pierre Asselin -- Latin America / Alan McPherson -- Europe / Thomas Alan Schwartz -- LBJ and the Cold War / John Dumbrell -- The Middle East / Peter L. Hahn -- LBJ and the new global challenges / Mark Atwood Lawrence -- How great was the Great Society? / Sidney M. Milkis -- Lyndon B. Johnson and the world / Nicholas Evan Sarantakes -- The legacy of Lyndon B. Johnson / Andrew L. Johns
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781444347463
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613406071
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
340607
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775420241
  • (OCoLC)ocn775420241
Label
A companion to Lyndon B. Johnson, edited by Mitchell B. Lerner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The changing South / Jeff Woods -- LBJ in the House and Senate / Donald A. Ritchie -- The vice presidency / Marc J. Selverstone -- Lady Bird Johnson / Lisa M. Burns -- Management and vision / Sean J. Savage -- The war on poverty / Edward R. Schmitt -- African-American civil rights / Kent B. Germany -- Mexican Americans / Lorena Oropeza -- Women's issues / Susan M. Hartmann -- Health care / Larry DeWitt and Edward D. Berkowitz -- Environmental policy / Martin V. Melosi -- American immigration policy / Donna R. Gabaccia and Maddalena Marinari -- LBJ and the Constitution / Robert David Johnson -- The urban crisis / David Steigerwald -- Education reform / Lawrence J. McAndrews -- Domestic insurgencies / Doug Rossinow -- LBJ and the conservative movement / Jeff Roche -- Decisions for war / Andrew Preston -- Fighting the Vietnam War / Robert D. Schulzinger -- The war at home / Mary Ann Wynkoop -- The war from the other side / Pierre Asselin -- Latin America / Alan McPherson -- Europe / Thomas Alan Schwartz -- LBJ and the Cold War / John Dumbrell -- The Middle East / Peter L. Hahn -- LBJ and the new global challenges / Mark Atwood Lawrence -- How great was the Great Society? / Sidney M. Milkis -- Lyndon B. Johnson and the world / Nicholas Evan Sarantakes -- The legacy of Lyndon B. Johnson / Andrew L. Johns
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781444347463
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613406071
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
340607
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775420241
  • (OCoLC)ocn775420241

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