Claiming Lincoln : progressivism, equality, and the battle for Lincoln's legacy in presidential rhetoric / Jason R. Jividen

Author(s): Jividen, Jason R
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Subjects: Presidents--United States--History
Presidents--United States--Language--History
Rhetoric--Political aspects--United States--History
Political oratory--United States--History
Progressivism (United States politics)
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Influence
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: DeKalb : Northern Illinois University Press, c2011
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: 233 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments ix
Introduction 3
1.. Lincoln and the Idea of Equality 9
2.. Theodore Roosevelt's Lincoln 33
3.. Woodrow Wilson's Lincoln 64
4.. Franklin Roosevelt's Lincoln 97
5.. Lyndon Johnson's Lincoln 134
6.. Barack Obama's Lincoln 154
Conclusion 174
Notes 181
Bibliography 213
Index 229
Notes: LCCN: 2010037739
ISBN: 9780875804354 (clothbound : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0875804357 (clothbound : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Lincoln and the idea of equality -- Theodore Roosevelt's Lincoln -- Woodrow Wilson's Lincoln -- Franklin Roosevelt's Lincoln -- Lyndon Johnson's Lincoln -- Barack Obama's Lincoln
OCLC Number: 661185082
ISBN/ISSN: 9780875804354
0875804357