TITLE

CLINTON AND CHARACTER REVISITED

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1999, Issue 96, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the lessons learned on the character of the American people based on the Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinksy issue. Cultural and moral debilitations displayed; Literary works on the character of the American people; Effects of the moral standing of a president to a nation.
ACCESSION #
2327026

 

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