McCarthy, Charles

McCarthy, Charles,

1873–1921, American political scientist and author, b. Brockton, Mass. He organized and directed (1901–21) at Madison, Wis., the first official legislative reference library in the country. Through published articles, lectures, and contact with legislators he became one of the chief minds behind the progressive legislation enacted in Wisconsin in the gubernatorial administration of Robert M. La FolletteLa Follette, Robert Marion
, 1855–1925, American political leader, U.S. Senator from Wisconsin (1906–25), b. Primrose, Wis. Early Career

Admitted (1880) to the Wisconsin bar, he practiced in Madison, Wis.
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. He wrote The Wisconsin Idea (1912). McCarthy served (1914–15) as the first director of the U.S. Commission on Industrial Relations.


See biography by E. A. Fitzpatrick (1944).

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Part 1, Invited Chapters, includes the following: (1) President's Message: Critical Issues in Leadership (Joe Pacha); and (2) It's Not the Bicycle, It's the Ride: Eight NCPEA Living Legends Respond (Living Legend 2009) (Theodore Creighton, Marilyn Grady, Louis Wildman, Robert Beach, Rosemary Papa, Martha McCarthy, Charles Achilles and John Hoyle).
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Yet a case could be made for Auster as one of a group of contemporary American writers who combine metafictional and realistic elements, continuing that nineteenth-century philosophical dimension of fiction: De Lillo, Updike, McCarthy, Charles Johnson, Anne Tyler, Marilynne Robinson, Richard Powers, Emily Prager, and Alison Lurie all spring to mind.
While it enables him to analyze a dazzling array of topics through the lens of masculinity - Andrew Jackson, the Gold Rush, Moby Dick, Ragged Dick, Social Darwinism, The Wizard of Oz, the Arts and Craft Movement, shell shock, Frederic Remington, fraternal organizations, Muscular Christianity, Superman, gangster movies, film noir, Joseph McCarthy, Charles Atlas, Playboy, Students for a Democratic Society, JFK, LBJ, Reagan and Rambo, Real Men Don't Eat Quiche, and George Bush to name a few - and to make trenchant observations about the instability of masculinity, there are drawbacks to this approach.
EBBSFLEET UNITED 1 Ricketts 65 WREXHAM 0 EBBSFLEET: Cronin, Stevens, McCarthy, Charles, Duncan (Pooley 67), Ricketts, West, Long, Sole (Yussuff 87), Gash (Ibe 36), Moore.