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The Resource The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics, edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen

The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics, edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen

Label
The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics
Title
The essential Paul Simon
Title remainder
timeless lessons for today's politics
Statement of responsibility
edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E83.5
LC item number
.S566 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics, edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The early days. Editor's note; Introductory columns in the Troy Tribune ; Mr. Simon goes to Springfield and Washington -- American government and politics ; Editor's note ; The constitution ; On the size and role of government ; Congress: the duties of a congressman ; The presidency ; On making nominations to the Supreme Court ; State government ; American campaigns and elections: campaign finance, negative campaigning ; American campaigns and elections: the role of newspapers and other media in the electoral system -- Guidance on continuing problems and issues. Editor's note ; Health insurance ; Education and literacy ; Civil rights ; Immigration ; Hunger ; Gambling and taxes ; Guns and the NRA ; Energy and the environment ; Teaching foreign language ; Television and violence ; Culture, art, and the movies ; Assistance to the handicapped ; The military, the draft, a year of public service ; Crime and prisons -- Foreign and defense policy. Editor's note ; The Middle East ; Water crisis and conflicts ; Iraq and Afghanistan ; Other nations ; The United Nations, diplomacy, and soft power -- The budget and the deficit. Editor's note ; The need for a balanced budget ; Taxes ; Social security and public pensions ; Jobs and economic development -- Culture, history, and politics. Editor's note ; Religion and politics ; Lessons from history ; Bipartisanship ; Observations and lessons from southern Illinois -- Leadership and courage. Editor's note. The need for courage and vision ; Philosophy of leadership -- Appendix: Annotated bibliography of the books of Paul Simon
Control code
ocn775419697
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 350 p.
Isbn
9780809331925
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012007401
System control number
(OCoLC)775419697
Label
The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics, edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The early days. Editor's note; Introductory columns in the Troy Tribune ; Mr. Simon goes to Springfield and Washington -- American government and politics ; Editor's note ; The constitution ; On the size and role of government ; Congress: the duties of a congressman ; The presidency ; On making nominations to the Supreme Court ; State government ; American campaigns and elections: campaign finance, negative campaigning ; American campaigns and elections: the role of newspapers and other media in the electoral system -- Guidance on continuing problems and issues. Editor's note ; Health insurance ; Education and literacy ; Civil rights ; Immigration ; Hunger ; Gambling and taxes ; Guns and the NRA ; Energy and the environment ; Teaching foreign language ; Television and violence ; Culture, art, and the movies ; Assistance to the handicapped ; The military, the draft, a year of public service ; Crime and prisons -- Foreign and defense policy. Editor's note ; The Middle East ; Water crisis and conflicts ; Iraq and Afghanistan ; Other nations ; The United Nations, diplomacy, and soft power -- The budget and the deficit. Editor's note ; The need for a balanced budget ; Taxes ; Social security and public pensions ; Jobs and economic development -- Culture, history, and politics. Editor's note ; Religion and politics ; Lessons from history ; Bipartisanship ; Observations and lessons from southern Illinois -- Leadership and courage. Editor's note. The need for courage and vision ; Philosophy of leadership -- Appendix: Annotated bibliography of the books of Paul Simon
Control code
ocn775419697
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 350 p.
Isbn
9780809331925
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012007401
System control number
(OCoLC)775419697

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