Essays Tagged: "presidency"

Affirmative Action

rovided guidelines for companies to follow and comply withaffirmative action regulations.During the presidency of Gerald R. Ford, he extended affirmative action topeople with disabilities (3) and Viet ... e was one positive aspect, the passage ofAmericans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (5).Finally to the Presidency of Bill Clinton. The Republicans are attempting toscare people into changing their party ...

(1 pages) 213 1 4.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Was Truman morally and militarily justified in dropping two Atomic Bombs on Japan?

to the Far East." ---Truman. These were the famous words of a novice president who was sworn in to presidency the day Roosevelt died. Although Truman's response to the political questions showed that ...

(5 pages) 240 1 3.4 Mar/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

This is a policy paper. Social Security.

Social SecurityWhen FDR took over the presidency he had to figure out a way to improve theAmerican economy. In August of 1935 President Ro ...

(6 pages) 460 2 3.8 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Presidential Styles: Pro's & Con's of Personable Presidents and how it affects their leadership of America

values and beliefs which are reflected in the style that is chosen to manage the institution of the presidency. Presidential management focuses in on the decision making process and the process used t ... vily on the formalistic management style and it led to his ultimate isolation toward the end of his presidency (Ross, 162). I believe that this style is the one that most people remember when thinking ...

(3 pages) 122 0 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

A review of the book, Andrew Jackson and the Search for Vindication by James Curtis

From his early childhood to his days in presidency, Andrew Jackson's fueled a revolution in politics and the search for vindication of the A ... l schoolmaster barley taught him to read or write, but he expressed himself directly. Even into his presidency his advisors had to revise his public writings due to his horrid grammar and spelling. Th ... owed, " the candidate desperately wanted such vindication."(82)From 1828 to 1836 Jackson served the presidency with the same motivation that got him there. Tragedy struck again with the death of his w ...

(4 pages) 103 0 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Essay for "All the King's Men" by Robert Penn Warren. Man As a Slave to Knowledge

offices ranged from Mason County Treasurer to state governor, senator, and most likely thoughts of presidency. And on the way to get to these offices, Stark had to overpower others with dark knowledg ...

(5 pages) 63 0 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Andrew Jackson and his road to Presidency

geJohn William WardOxford University PressNew York, 1955213 pagesAndrew Jackson and his road to the PresidencyAndrew Jackson, who was the 7th President of the United States, managed to capture the ima ... w communication.Jackson became a national hero, what undoubtedly helped him later on in winning the presidency. After the battle of New Orleans many people attributed to him some divine values. Moreov ...

(6 pages) 87 0 3.9 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays


g this time; Hoover became very noticed as a political leader. In the year 1928, Hoover ran for the presidency against Alfred E. Smith since Coolidge was not seeking re-election. Hoover would win the ...

(6 pages) 58 0 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers

Carter Takes on an Economic Nightmare

IntroductionWhen Carter entered presidency, he was faced with many problems within his first two months until the very end of his pr ... ppened morerapidly because Carter had not had plans of solving individual problems uponentering his presidency. The snowball effect happened as the unemployment went up. This caused lack of gasoline a ... ortunities.This plan to reduce unemployment was limited, however. Still after two years of Carter's presidency, more than 6 million Americans were still jobless. This time, Congress tried to 'remedy t ...

(5 pages) 54 0 3.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

Nomination of Andrew Jackson to the presidents hall of fame. Focuses on the States' rights, nullification, the tariff, the spoils system, Indian removal and banking policies; these controversies brought forth strong rivalry over his years of president

idents hall of Fame is our seventh President of the United States, Andrew Jackson. I'll go over his presidency, focusing on both the highs and the lows of his two terms in office, from 1829-1837. The ... iron will and fiery personality, and strong use of the powers of his office that made his years of presidency to be known as the'Age of Jackson.'Andrew Jackson was born on March 15, 1767, in a settle ...

(7 pages) 151 0 3.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Vietnamization and it's lasting effects on South Vietnam and it's Fall

December,1973D. Final offensive in 1975E. Resignation of President ThieuF. General Minh assumes the PresidencyG. Minh fails in negotiationsH. Minh gives in to all North Vietnamese demandsV. Conclusion ... or a replacement. As required by the Constitution of South Vietnam, he was prepared to transfer the presidency to Vice President Tran Van Huong. Finally, he asked the armed forces and the national pol ...

(16 pages) 107 0 4.0 Apr/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

A report about the history of Grover Cleveland. His childhood through death.

e changed schools when he was thirteen. He went to and graduated from the Clinton Liberal Institute.PresidencyGrover's first presidential term began on 1885. Benjamin Harrison served as President from ... . He was also the first democratic president since 1856. He gave two important addresses during his presidency.Other informationWhen Grover was young his father preached at the local church. He did no ...

(1 pages) 37 0 3.8 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Importance of Franklin Delano Rosevelt as a President and the great things he did for the United States of America during his Presidency.

War.His leadership, during both, has changed the government of the United States as we know it. He presidency protected freedom and democracy, and has even lead to a change in our constitution. Frank ... he conference, a practice that continues today. Also, he held many press conferences throughout his presidency that allowed him to be liked by the press even if the press did not always like his polic ...

(6 pages) 197 4 4.6 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Essay about Jacksonians Presidency and what A Jacksonian Democracy is (timed essay)

Jacksonian DemocracyDuring the period of Jackson's presidency and several years after his presidency, the power which had once been centralized in rich ...

(1 pages) 61 1 3.2 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Lyndon Baines Johnson

don and his wife Claudia (Lady Bird) Johnson held formal and informal dances atthe white house. His presidency left added a lot in the history books. If it were not for hisleadership and ideas, many p ... othindividuals and corporations. (Peter Lisagor, 148-149)Civil rights was a large part of Johnson's presidency. It did not take him long todevelop civil rights laws. A new civil rights law opened to N ...

(5 pages) 81 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

A Change for Bob Dole

y good, thoroughBob Dole made several errors when planning and executing his recentcampaign for the presidency. These errors eventually cost him the election, andallowed Bill Clinton to win a second t ... he'old college try' one last time. Unfortunately the 'old college try' is not goodenough to win the presidency, and Bob Dole's failure to begin his campaign early,and follow through with a consistentl ...

(5 pages) 33 0 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Facts of the great depression

vernment intervention wasresponsible for its onset. Truly massive intervention began only under the presidency ofFranklin Roosevelt in 1933, who was sworn in after the worst had already hit. Althoughh ...

(6 pages) 205 1 4.7 Mar/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The United States as a World Power

es' problems. Instead of isolationism, the country has practiced getting involved. Since the Monroe Presidency, America has been named the World's police force. Dispelling anarchists, and stopping coo ... e, and Congress voted and passed it.The Monroe Doctrine was stressed during the time of Roosevelt's Presidency. During this era many foreign policies were given up, such as the Platt Amendment. Roosev ...

(13 pages) 399 0 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Reconstruction in Early America

ablishing a new social structure between whites and blacks. During the war Lincoln had expanded his presidency. With his power he hoped to set up loyal governments in the Southern states that were und ...

(4 pages) 271 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Press and Media's effect on Early American Presidential Elections

he year 1797. He was a close admirerof Washington and was sometimes said to be Washington's shadow (Presidency of JohnAdams, Ralph Adams Brown 1975). He and the Federalists believed that nothing theAn ... e a mistake ofsuch proportions that it brought about his own downfall and the party's (Press and thePresidency, John Tebbel 1985). This mistake would be the Sedition Act, which testedthe first amendme ...

(10 pages) 201 1 4.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science