Woodrow Wilson: The Essential Political Writings
Woodrow Wilson's contribution to American foreign policy is well known, but his role in the development of American political thought and institutions is less recognized. In this volume, Wilson scholar Ronald J. Pestritto presents and introduces the statesman and president's seminal essays on such topics as: state theory; the idea of political liberty and the purpose of government; reform of Congress, the presidency, and political parties; and leadership in politics and administration. This collection makes available in a single volume the most relevant political speeches and writings of this important American leader. It will serve students and scholars as both useful teaching tool and invaluable reference source on the twenty-eighth president of the United States.
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Chapters 1 2 13 and 16
Socialism and Democracy
A Calendar of Great Americans
An Address on Thomas Jefferson
The Author and Signers of the Declaration of Independence
Chapters 1 and 2
Cabinet Government in the United States
Chapter 2 and Conclusion
Chapters 3 and 8
About the Editor
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