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The First Nixon Administration: Treatment and Rehabilitation

David F. Musto and Pamela Korsmeyer

in The Quest for Drug Control: Politics and Federal Policy in a Period of Increasing Substance Abuse, 1963-1981

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300090369
eISBN:
9780300137842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300090369.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter continues the discussion of the efforts of the Nixon administration to curb the drug use issue, but this time with a focus on treatment and rehabilitation. From the initial efforts to ... More


The Busing Years: School Desegregation in the Wake of Swann

Timothy J. Minchin and John A. Salmond

in After the Dream: Black and White Southerners since 1965

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813129785
eISBN:
9780813135625
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813129785.003.0006
Subject:
History, African-American History

Darius Swann, a black missionary, attempted to send his six-year-old son to an all-white school. Since the school board appealed to the busing order of the district court, the case reached the ... More


The Reagan Counterrevolution

Timothy J. Minchin and John A. Salmond

in After the Dream: Black and White Southerners since 1965

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813129785
eISBN:
9780813135625
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813129785.003.0011
Subject:
History, African-American History

Several Americans, particularly those from the white South, shared the same sense of high elation with Senator Thurmond after Ronald Reagan was elected as the nation's president. Busing was about to ... More


A Year in Transition: Why Planning for the New Program Became Difficult

Edward D. Berkowitz and Larry DeWitt

in The Other Welfare: Supplemental Security Income and U.S. Social Policy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451737
eISBN:
9780801467332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451737.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter describes the challenges in the initial implementation of the Supplemental Security Income (SSI). These challenges can be attributed to the political, economic, and administrative ... More


The Chasm May Be Narrow, But It Also Runs Deep

William A. Link

in William Friday: Power, Purpose, and American Higher Education

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469611853
eISBN:
9781469612584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469611853.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the time when HEW secretary Joseph Califano rejected the revised University of North Carolina (UNC) desegregation plan. Bill Friday faced a forty-day deadline to settle the ... More


Walking Backwards into the Eighties

William A. Link

in William Friday: Power, Purpose, and American Higher Education

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469611853
eISBN:
9781469612584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469611853.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This shows how litigation with HEW revealed two sometimes conflicting dimensions of Bill Friday's leadership. As had been true during the two decades of his university presidency, Friday was ... More


Conclusion The Second Education of William Friday

William A. Link

in William Friday: Power, Purpose, and American Higher Education

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469611853
eISBN:
9781469612584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469611853.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book concludes with a discussion of Friday's retirement from university leadership and the beginning of a new period in his life. In the early and mid-1980s, many members of the Board of ... More


Race and the End of a Regime

Douglas S. Reed

in Building the Federal Schoolhouse: Localism and the American Education State

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199838486
eISBN:
9780199384303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199838486.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines the first stages of desegregation in Alexandria, exploring the nature of the local Jim Crow regime, and how federal desegregation efforts undermined it. It examines the rise of ... More


Racial Change, Conflict, and the Incorporation of Interests

Douglas S. Reed

in Building the Federal Schoolhouse: Localism and the American Education State

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199838486
eISBN:
9780199384303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199838486.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The chapter examines the second stage of racial integration in Alexandria’s schools and its effects on the local regime. During the early 1970s, despite the reconciliations celebrated in the film ... More


Postscript: Sustainability and the Environmental Protection Agency

James K. Conant and Peter J. Balint

in The Life Cycles of the Council on Environmental Quality and the Environmental Protection Agency: 1970 - 2035

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190203702
eISBN:
9780197559499
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190203702.003.0011
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmentalist and Conservationist Organizations

In Chapter 7, we completed our formal examination of environmental politics, policy, and administration. In our analysis throughout the book we examined the histories of the Council on ... More


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