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Gergen, David R. (David Richmond) 1942-

Overview
Works: 122 works in 167 publications in 3 languages and 3,664 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Interviews  Filmed interviews  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs 
Roles: Author, Interviewer, Reporter, Narrator, Interviewee, Speaker, Commentator, Performer, Author of introduction
Classifications: JK516, 973.92
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Eyewitness to power : the essence of leadership : Nixon to Clinton by David R Gergen( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 2,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White House advisor to four presidents David Gergen chronicles the ups and downs of presidential leadership over the last thirty years of the twentieth century
President Ronald Reagan's initial actions project by Arthur B Laffer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ronald Reagan took office, he was facing an economic downturn similar to the one our country is currently experiencing. Key members of Reagan's staff prepared an Initial Actions Project, which takes every branch of government, including Congress, into consideration, and offers a clear and concise blueprint of how Reagan's economic policies were achieved. As a model for President Obama, who is dealing with the daunting demands of a nation in turmoil, the significance of this report has never been more timely. History proves that President Reagan's policies led to economic growth; will President Obama overturn this invaluable legacy' Only time'and history'will tell. Featuring a special Introduction by Arthur B. Laffer, who also worked in the Reagan White House, President Ronald Reagan's Initial Actions Project puts the IAP action plan in perspective and provides valuable insight into the most important economic issues of our time
America's political parties the Democratic Party, 1960-1992( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Democratic Party's domination of U.S. politics from the presidency of John F. Kennedy to the election of Bill Clinton. Discusses why voters lost confidence in Democratic leadership during the seventies and eighties
America's political parties the Republican Party, 1960-1992( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the rise of the conservatives in the Republican party and the massive changes that have taken place in the U.S. as a result. Also discusses how the Republicans have been able to dominate recent presidential politics
Election 2000 the Florida squeeze( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The sensational 2000 presidential election that made "butterfly ballot" and "chad" household words caused an uproar over the malfunctioning mechanics and the validity of America's electoral process. What is being done to see that major voting irregularities cease to occur again? David Gergen, adviser to four former presidents; David Leahy, supervisor of elections for Miami-Dade County; and Mark Seibel, managing editor of The Miami Herald, suggest ways to reform America's voting system"--Container
The News hour with Jim Lehrer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everyone talks about globalization, but what does it really mean? And what are its implications for the average American? In this compilation of NewsHour segments, experts from the U.S. and abroad speak their minds on a shrinking world and an expanding global economy."--Container
Preserving our global environment( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a record of a conference entitled "Preserving the global environment" held in April 1990. It focuses on three urgent global environmental issues: population growth, biodiversity loss, and global atmospheric change. This program shows how they interrelate and suggests action to address the problems
Eyewitness to power [the essence of leadership***Nixon to Clinton**] by David R Gergen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africa and the American media by Sanford J Ungar( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explaining globalization( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains four episodes from The news hour with Jim Lehrer which explore what globalization means for the world economy and Americans. In the first episode, Paul Solman and Harvard economics professor Robert Lawrence explore what globalization looks like at street level. The second episode contains a conversation between David Gergen and New York Times columnist Tom Friedman. In the third segment, Peruvian economist Hernando De Soto discusses his book "The mystery of capital: why capitalism triumphs in the West and fails everywhere else". The final episode is a discussion of the implications of globalization with Friedman and Moises Naim, editor of Foreign policy magazine
They were there remembering the civil rights movement( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although many of the movers and shakers of the Civil Rights era are gone now, their names will live forever through their achievements. This NewsHour program describes the courageous actions of Rosa Parks and Hamilton Holmes and picks the brain of John Lewis about what it was like to take part in the Freedom Ride and to lead the Selma march on Bloody Sunday."--FMG site
Judicial opinions the Supreme Court Justices( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supreme Court justices talks on a number of topics, including their views on the Constitution and the interpretation of it in an ever-changing world, the different aspects of judicial decision-making, and the tension in America's history between liberty and national security
Fifteen years of MacNeil-Lehrer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Millions of people trust Robin MacNeil and Jim Lehrer, the most enduring news team on television. During 15 years of broadcasts, on the MacNeil/Lehrer Report and the NewsHour, these journalistic partners have witnessed history in the making. Now they've gathered highlights of their acclaimed career in this remarkable retrospective."--Container
The Democratic Party, 1960-1992( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Democratic Party's domination of U.S. politics from the presidency of John F. Kennedy to its split in 1968 at the tumultuous Chicago convention. Since then, despite their best efforts, the Democrats have lost five out of the last seven elections. Ben Wattenberg explores the reasons for this
The Republican Party, 1960-1992( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the rise of the conservatives in the Republican party and the massive changes that have taken place in the U.S. as a result. Also discusses how the Republicans have been able to dominate recent presidential politics
Cambiando la escucha : comunicación presidencial para ciudadanos indiferentes by Roberto Izurieta( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public diplomacy( Visual )

in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film examines how the U.S. has practiced public diplomacy in the twentieth century particularly through the U.S. Information Agency. Looks at how foreign public opinion increasingly impacts on a wide spectrum of our foreign agenda and how information and cultural programs have become integrated into the American diplomatic arsenal. Includes a history of the Voice of America, international educational and cultural exchanges (i.e. Fulbright) and the role of new technology in public diplomacy through teleconferencing networks, internet publishing and interactive CD roms
Mei guo zong tong de qi men ke by David R Gergen( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El auténtico norte by Bill George( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True north : discover your authentic leadership by Bill George( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True North shows how anyone who follows their internal compass can become an authentic leader. This leadership tour de force is based on research and first-person interviews with 125 of today's top leaders -- with some surprising results. In this important book, acclaimed former Medtronic CEO Bill George and coauthor Peter Sims share the wisdom of these outstanding leaders and describe how you can develop as an authentic leader. True North presents a concrete and comprehensive program for leadership success and shows how to create your own Personal Leadership Development Plan centered on five key areas: a) knowing your authentic self; b) defining your values and leadership principles; c) understanding your motivations; d) building your support team; and e) staying grounded by integrating all aspects of your life. True North offers an opportunity for anyone to transform their leadership path and become the authentic leader they were born to be. -- Book jacket
 
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Alternative Names
David Gergen American political consultant

David Gergen amerikansk advokat

Gergen, David.

Gergen, David 1942-

Gergen, David Richmond.

Gergen, David Richmond 1942-

Richmond Gergen, David 1942-

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President Ronald Reagan's initial actions projectEyewitness to power [the essence of leadership***Nixon to Clinton**]True north : discover your authentic leadership