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Chapter One The altering South (pages 5–22): Jeff Woods
Chapter LBJ in the home and Senate (pages 23–37): Donald A. Ritchie
Chapter 3 The Vice Presidency (pages 38–56): Marc J. Selverstone
Chapter 4 woman poultry Johnson (pages 57–75): Lisa M. Burns
Chapter 5 administration and imaginative and prescient (pages 76–90): Sean J. Savage
Chapter Six The struggle on Poverty (pages 91–110): Edward R. Schmitt
Chapter Seven African?American Civil Rights (pages 111–131): Kent B. Germany
Chapter 8 Mexican americans (pages 132–148): Lorena Oropeza
Chapter 9 Women's matters (pages 149–162): Susan M. Hartmann
Chapter 10 overall healthiness Care (pages 163–186): Larry DeWitt and Edward D. Berkowitz
Chapter 11 Environmental coverage (pages 187–209): Martin V. Melosi
Chapter Twelve American Immigration coverage (pages 210–227): Donna R. Gabaccia and Maddalena Marinari
Chapter 13 LBJ and the structure (pages 228–244): Robert David Johnson
Chapter Fourteen The city predicament (pages 245–262): David Steigerwald
Chapter Fifteen schooling Reform (pages 263–277): Lawrence J. McAndrews
Chapter 16 family Insurgencies (pages 278–294): Doug Rossinow
Chapter Seventeen LBJ and the Conservative flow (pages 295–317): Jeff Roche
Chapter Eighteen judgements for warfare (pages 319–335): Andrew Preston
Chapter Nineteen struggling with the Vietnam battle (pages 336–349): Robert D. Schulzinger
Chapter Twenty The battle at domestic (pages 350–366): Mary Ann Wynkoop
Chapter Twenty?One The conflict from the opposite aspect (pages 367–384): Pierre Asselin
Chapter Twenty?Two Latin the US (pages 385–405): Alan McPherson
Chapter Twenty?Three Europe (pages 406–419): Thomas Alan Schwartz
Chapter Twenty?Four LBJ and the chilly struggle (pages 420–438): John Dumbrell
Chapter Twenty?Five the center East (pages 439–449): Peter L. Hahn
Chapter Twenty?Six LBJ and the hot worldwide demanding situations (pages 450–465): Mark Atwood Lawrence
Chapter Twenty?Seven How nice was once the nice Society? (pages 467–486): Sidney M. Milkis
Chapter Twenty?Eight Lyndon B. Johnson and the realm (pages 487–503): Nicholas Evan Sarantakes
Chapter Twenty?Nine The Legacy of Lyndon B. Johnson (pages 504–519): Andrew L. Johns

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5 In later years, after Johnson’s death, these journalists’ memoirs – William S. White, The Making of a Journalist (1986) and Robert D. Novak, Prince of Darkness: 50 Years of Reporting in Washington (2007) – provided additional insights into the problems of covering such a complex and often contradictory political personality. But while they had become more critical of Johnson’s policies after the passage of time, their respect for his political prowess had not dimmed. ”6 The reporters’ accounts identified the key elements in Johnson’s years in the House and Senate, beginning with his attempts to balance his conservative constituents and the powerful Southern Democrats who chaired the major congressional committees with the more liberal national Democratic Party.

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