TITLE

The Once and Future Mandarin

AUTHOR(S)
Taft, John
PUB. DATE
November 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;11/26/77, Vol. 177 Issue 22, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Arthur Schlesinger, an intellectual and his views on U.S. President Jimmy Carter. View that his political isolation has been increasing for a long time, and seems likely to continue unless and until Senator Edward M. Kennedy makes a move; Information on his book "The Age of Jackson" that won him the Pulitzer Prize; Political career of Schlesinger; View that his greatest legacy probably will be the multi-volume book "The Age of Roosevelt"; His view on Carter's human rights stand and tougher line towards Israel; View that Schlesinger's hatred of dogma, occasionally forced and dogmatic, is based on the right instincts, and he generally has been a good influence.
ACCESSION #
9599837

 

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