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Presidential personality and performance

by George, Alexander L.

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Presidents -- United States -- History,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Psychology,
    • Personality and politics -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAlexander L. George and Juliette L. George ; foreword by Fred I. Greenstein.
      ContributionsGeorge, Juliette L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK511 .G46 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 287 p. :
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL685948M
      ISBN 100813325900, 0813325919
      LC Control Number97032849

        Putting Presidents to the Personality Test the role of personality in presidential behaviors, like success and job performance. article for a yet-to-be-published book. Yet, as presidential.   Doris Kearns Goodwin: 6 Essential Traits a President Needs The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian studied presidential leadership during times of national strife. These six videos reveal her top.

      Personality The President's Personality To help make that judgment here is my list of the most desirable personality traits in a President of the United States. as well as the many books.   The new presidential personality paper gave special attention to Washington and Lincoln--who were tall and imposing but otherwise different in character. predict in terms of performance, could.

      on presidential foreign policy decisions; however, the study of presidential personality and its making are portrayed by a circle graph in George C. Edwards III and Stephen J. Wayne’s book Presidential Leadership Fred Greenstein’s framework of six qualities that relate to presidential job performance includes emotional intelligence File Size: KB. Common leadership traits of US Presidents – no surprises here. I’m a fan of US history, having studied it at high school, university (BA in History/Politics) and from time to time reading about it whilst my kids are napping – I’ve probably put them to sleep at some point reading them an article or book .


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The Georges' earlier book, Woodrow Wilson and Colonel House: A Personality Study, was widely acclaimed as a successful demonstration that careful biography of historical figures in the light of depth psychology can yield new insight into their political g heavily on Wilson materials, early chapters of this book examine the relevance of psychoanalytic theory and the use of other Format: Paperback.

Alexander L. George is professor emeritus of international relations at Stanford University. His extensive writings have won many awards, including the Bancroft Prize for Deterrence in American Foreign Policy: Theory and Practice (), coauthored with Richard Smoke; a five-year MacArthur Prize Fellowship; the National Academy of Sciences Award for Behavioral Research Relevant to the Prevention of Format: Hardcover.

Personality, Character, and Leadership in the White House is the first book-length work to present truly scientific personality evaluations of the American presidents. This benchmark work dramatically improves the state-of-the-art in classifying presidents and predicting performance Cited by: Presidential personality and performance.

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Barber, James David: Book The Presidential Character. Predicting Performance in the White House, by J D Barber revd by B Mazlish. What Barber first offered in The Presidential Character, then, was the foundation of a model of the psychological presidency that was not only two-sided, but integrated as well, one in which the “tuning, the resonance—or lack of it” between the public’s “climate of expectations” and the president’s personality “sets in motion.

The Presidential Character James David Barber The Presidential Character, 3rd Edition. Prentice-Hall, Inc. The burden of this book is that the crucial differences can be anticipated by an understanding of a potential a president’s personality is an important shaper of his presidential behavior on nontrivial Size: 51KB.

This excerpted passage is from Greenstein's book, The Presidential Difference: Leadership Style from FDR to George W. Bush. 2nd ed. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, pp. Presidential Character and Style James David Barber The total character of the person who occupies the White House that is the determinant of presidential performance.

Policy, Personality, and Presidential Performance John H. Aldrich, Paul Gronke, and Jeffrey D. Grynaviski The importance of personality and performance assessments for candidate evaluations and choice has been well established, most prominently in the work on presidential prototypes by Kinder, et al., and the social cognitive model of vote.

Titled The Presidential Character: Predicting Performance in the White House, the book looked at qualities of temperament and personality in assessing how the country’s chief executives.

Additionally, presidential performance can be assessed against objective criteria, and rankings of presidents on their effectiveness based on expert consensus have already been published.

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