By M. Corrigan

The Bush-Clinton households' carry at the American presidency is a possibility to the presidency itself and to American democracy. This e-book will spotlight the issues and the results of mixing the main robust political workplace on the planet with family members legacies.

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Sibling rivalries and connections are also important in how people develop and behave. The cumulative impact of political pressure and familial pressure can be substantial. With a son of a former president sitting in the White House and a former first lady running for the presidency, these basic ideas deserve further investigation. Sociologists have studied relationships between parents and their children. The impact of parents on their children in the context of their culture and surroundings is known as socialization.

They both had impeccable resumes but they lacked political charisma. They both were defeated after one presidential term becoming the first and last incumbent presidents to lose reelection. Disloyalty by their own party members played major roles in the reelection defeats of both men. Alexander Hamilton and many Federalists abandoned John Adams in 1800 while conservative Pat Buchanan and other conservatives directly challenged George H. W. Bush in 1992. However, they treated their sons much differently.

During the early Civil War years this despair may have contributed to some of the questionable military decisions made by Lincoln. Observers who put great importance on presidential family history have also chronicled modern presidents. Famed presidential historian Robert Dallek constantly returns to this theme again and again in his important work Lone Star Rising. Dallek observed that Lyndon Johnson’s tough surroundings in Texas gave him the strong ambition for political office. Dallek also observes that Johnson believed it was his birthright to be a leader.

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