George W. Bush and the Redemptive Dream
A Psychological PortraiteBook - 2011
George W. Bush remains a highly controversial figure, a man for whom millions of Americans have very strong feelings. Dan McAdams' book offers an astute psychological portrait of Bush, one of the first biographies to appear since he left office as well as the first to draw systematically from personality science to analyze his life. McAdams, an international leader in personality psychology and the narrative study of lives, focuses on several key events in Bush's life, such as the death of his sister at age 7, his commitment to sobriety on his 40th birthday, and his reaction to the terrorist a.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2011
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 274 pages)