Preface The Role of Black Neo- Conservatives During President Ronald Reagan's Administration; Making an Impression: The Public's Evaluation of Reagan's Televised Addresses; The Protomodern Presidency: How the Office Changed During the Gilded Age; Fear and Malaise: The Impact of Words in Presidential Leadership; Feature: Presidential History President of the Historians: Theodore Roosevelt and the American Historical Association; The Greatest Upset in American Political History: Harry Truman and the 1948 Election; The Miller Center at Thirty Years; Presidents: Do They Walk the Talk?; Politics and Pragmatism: The Nixon Administration and Crime Control; Vice Presidential Selection in the Modern Era: A Model; The Second Best Choice? Vice-presidential Candidates in the Modern Era; The Louisiana Purchase, Thomas Jefferson, and American Constitutionalism; 'Do This! Do That!': How the White House Builds Staff Loyalty; Presidential Tax Intiatives and Public Opinion: The Relationship Since the Reagan Administration; When Incumbents Fall: Assessing Successful and Unsuccessful 20th Century Presidential Transitions; Botox, White Steeds, and Public Policy: The Role of Political Spouses in the 2004 Democratic Primary; Presidential (Non) Leadership of Public Opinion, 1953-2001; The Medical Afflictions of President John F. Kennedy; How Politics is Like Horse Racing: Harry Truman, Taft-Hartley, and the 1948 Presidential Campaign; The Spectre of Presidential Pardons; Heaven, Hell and Presidential Impeachment: Representatives' Religion and the House Judiciary Committee; Presidential Term Limitations in the Cold War, or Beware the Anti-Third Termites; Power without Persuasion: The Politics of Direct Presidential Action; The Front-Loading Problem in Presidential Elections.; The Presidency in a Separated System, Second Edition; High Risk and Big Ambition: The Presidency of George W. Bush; The New Imperial Presidency: Renewing Presidential Power after Watergate; Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Making of Modern America; The Post-modern Presidency: Bill Clinton's Legacy in U.S. Politics; Thomas Jefferson and the Wall of Separation between Church and State; Why Trust Matters: Declining Political Trust and the Demise of American Liberalism; Passing the Buck: Congress, The Budget, and Deficits; Executive Secrets: Covert Action and the Presidency; Private Lives/Public Consequences: Personality and Politics in Modern America; FDR, the Vatican, and the Roman Catholic Church in America, 1933-1945; Presidential Commissions and National Security: The Politics of Damage Control; Lessons from Russia: Clinton and US Democracy Promotion; Gerald Ford and the Challenges of the 1970s; American Voter Turnout: An Institutional Perspective; U.S. Foreign Policy and International Politics: George W. Bush, 9/11, and the Global-Terrorist Hydra; FDR, the Vatican, and the Roman Catholic Church in America, 1933-1945; The One Percent Doctrine: Deep Inside America's Pursuit of Its Enemies Since 9/11; The Rhetorical Presidency of George H.W. Bush; Governing by Campaigning: The Politics of the Bush Presidency; The Bystander: John F. Kennedy and the Struggle for Black Equality; The Reagan Imprint: Ideas and American Foreign Policy from the Collapse of Communism to the War on Terror; Index.