Pandora's trap : presidential decision making and blame avoidance in Vietnam and Iraq

Preston, Thomas, 1963-

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  • Creator Thomas Preston
  • Format Books
  • Publication Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2011] ©2011
  • Physical Details
    • x, 264 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780742562639, 0742562638, 9781442212152, 1442212152
  • OCLC ocn724673627

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • A Tale of Two Texans : the Leadership Styles of George W. Bush and Lyndon Johnson -- The Politics of Blame Avoidance : Presidential Strategies for Surviving the Washington "Blame Game" -- Opening Pandora's Box : Blame Avoidance, 9/11, and the Push for War with Iraq -- Opening Pandora's Box : Blame Avoidance During the Iraq War -- Bush and Iraq : Revisiting the Vietnam Analogy
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