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By Louis Sell
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... Richard Nixon deepened US-Soviet cooperation and began US-Soviet strategic arms negotiations, but his détente policies ultimately failed, because of Soviet behavior and the secretive operating style of Nixon and National Security Adviser Henry Kissinger. The chapter draws on declassified reports...
Published: 01 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387633-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8763-3
..., these poor patients could not reasonably be recognized as medical charity cases. ‘‘The concept of the federal government as a charity case is ridicu- lous wrote the editors of the New England Journal of Medicine in 1967. Changes under Nixon The ascendance of Richard Nixon to the...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395676-071
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9567-6
...A Telegram and a Phone Call Archer Blood, Richard Nixon, and Henry Kissinger On 28 March 1971 Archer Blood, consul general of the United States in Dhaka, sent a confidential telegram to the secretary of state in Washington, D.C. The telegram, titled “Selective Genocide,” expresses horror...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386650-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8665-0
...three l Beyond the Nation-State (and Back Again) Environmentalism and Postcolonialism lll rob nixon What would it mean to bring environmentalism into dialogue with postcolonialism? These are currently two of the most dynamic areas in lit- erary studies...
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By Richard DeGrandpre
Published: 06 November 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388197-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8819-7
... was the five-tier classification of drug sched- uling, first outlined in the Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act of 1970 and enforced by the dea. What had begun in the 1970s, when illegal drugs were first perceived in the United States as so malignant a threat that President Richard...
Published: 06 November 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388197-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8819-7
....) One of the most in-depth studies to describe these putatively paradoxical cases was conducted by Richard Jacobson and the noted drug scholar Norman Zinberg Zinberg and Jacobson interviewed ‘‘controlled heroin users’’ who had been using opiates for between two and twenty-three years. The study...
Published: 06 November 2006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8819-7
....) One of the most in-depth studies to describe these putatively paradoxical cases was conducted by Richard Jacobson and the noted drug scholar Norman Zinberg Zinberg and Jacobson interviewed ‘‘controlled heroin users’’ who had been using opiates for between two and twenty-three years. The study...
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By Richard DeGrandpre
Published: 06 November 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388197-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8819-7
...; Nineteenth century: drug use and abuse American Psychiatric Association in United States during, 103–106 and, 151; compared to barbiturates, Nixon, Richard, role in U.S. war on 154; compared to opiates, 152–153; drugs, 174 development of, 150–152; as drug of Norepinephrine, 9, 55, 57–59...
Published: 30 December 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384274-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8427-4
... Hiroshima, Japan, 139 Seven Years War, French and Indian History. See Interpretation War), 58–60 Hofstadter, Richard (historian), 118 Grenville, George, 60 Hollis, Thomas, 63 Griswold, Governor Roger, 284 n.65 Holmes, Justice Oliver Wendell...
Published: 30 December 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384274-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8427-4
... executive claimed to be above the law, he could be forced to comply by means of the constitutionally specified remedy of appeal to the law courts for a writ of mandamus (affirmed in United States v. Nixon perhaps more paradigmatically than 176 the militia and the right to arms in Marbury v. Madison). When...
Published: 30 December 2002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8427-4
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375807-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7580-7
... state and private investments in both racial justice and public broadcasting shifted in the period immediately after 1968. By the start of the 1973 tv season, Richard Nixon, famously hostile to the news media, had begun a second term as president; the black freedom move- ment had suffered...
Published: 01 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7609-5
... The book closes by summarizing how a handful of black activists and thinkers evaluated President Richard Nixon’s now infamous 1972 trip to China and China’s evolving engagement of Africa during this decade. The chapter argues that to the extent that Nixon’s visit signified the prospect of...
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-058
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
... epigram by Edward Dahlberg: "I abhor the cult of the same that is the universal malady today, and acknowledge I'm different, since I came into the world like the four elements: emotion, strife, remorse and chagrin." I'd like to see James Stephens take a picture of Richard Nixon, or Richard...
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399971-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9997-1
...Politics in the Watergate Era 1 The Ever New Nixon The typewriters are always the key. We built one in the Hiss case. -Richard Nixon to Charles Colson, as quoted by John Dean A few days after I sent the first draft of this manuscript to its publisher, Richard Nixon died. The...
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By Stephen Paul Miller
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399971-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9997-1
... 1968, 6, 16, 38; in 1972, Bottoms, Timothy, 78 53; in 1976, 338-39; in 1992, 301; and Boverie, Richard T., 357 Nixon, 91, 200, 259-60, 278, 285-87, Boys in the Band, The, 76-77,81,206, 306,342-47,373; and Reagan, 350; 206-7...
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By Stephen Paul Miller
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399971-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9997-1
... become the most famous victim -it is odd how much more "celebrated" a victim that Nixon is than Johnson. 37 Immediately after his defeat, the former vice president immediately feigned po• litical suicide (ABC presents an hour documentary entitled "The Political Death of Richard Nixon...
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399971-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9997-1
... and survey a counterculture that the Nixon administration wished to destroy while at the same time, one often smelled marijuana in public places, such as parks and movie theaters. Society was full of mixed messages, leading to the bifurcated mind-set of the eighties that I discuss in chapter 3...
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By Lucas Hilderbrand
Published: 07 May 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9219-4
... introduced. • Protests and police violence at Democratic National Convention in Chicago. • Richard Nixon elected U.S. president. 1969 • Senator Howard Baker makes first congressional statement for television news collection at Library of Congress...
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379461-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7946-1
... CHAPTER SIXTEEN "Outrafjeous., Ambitions" THE OPENING OF DUKE UNIVERSITY'S 1981 fall term was still several weeks off when Terry Sanford called on former president Richard Nixon in his New York City office. As Sanford remembered it, the...