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Book TV at the United States Naval Academy: Brendan Doherty, "The Rise of the President's Permanent Campaign"

Brendan Doherty

About the Program

Book TV interviewed Brendan Doherty about "The Rise of the President's Permanent Campaign" at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.  In the book, Prof. Doherty looks at the vast increase, since the late 1970s, in the amount of time presidents spend campaigning for their second term and for the campaigns of other members of their party.        

About the Authors

Brendan Doherty

Brendan Doherty is an associate professor of political science at the U.S. Naval Academy.  He is the co-author of "Clash of Ideals: Cases in American Political Development."  For more, visit: brendanjdoherty.com. 


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Book TV at the United States Naval Academy: Brendan Doherty, "The Rise of the President's Permanent Campaign"

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  • Monday, October 15th at 1:40am (ET)
  • Sunday, October 14th at 1:40pm (ET)
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