Profiles in Courage


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Profiles in Courage

John F. Kennedy’s anthology of biographies of brave statesmen. [Am. Lit.: Profiles in Courage]
See: Bravery
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ONE OF THE GREAT works in politics and political rhetoric is John E Kennedy's Profiles in Courage, a book that won the Pulitzer Prize in 1957 for "Biography or Autobiography.
Profiles in Courage includes examples of senators exhibiting the trait by taking positions that JFK simply thought were wrong or incorrect.
Kennedy's Profiles in Courage profiled US Senators who paid political costs for crossing party lines or defying public opinion in order to do what they felt was right; similarly, Whalen (social science, Boston U.
On cue, Obama plays the Kennedy card throughout his book, tossing in passages from Profiles in Courage.
Profiles in Courage is a historical marker in a way Audacity of Hope will never be.
In Profiles in Courage, John E Kennedy spoke of politicians and politically courageous acts.
Kennedy's Pulitzer Prize-winning book Profiles in Courage, will air on Saturday, August 26, 2006 at 8:00 p.
The Award honors American public officials whose decisions of conscience carry on the tradition of Profiles in Courage and demonstrate the valor and integrity that President Kennedy admired most in public servants.
Kennedy's 1956 classic Profiles in Courage, in which the future president wrote about eight American political heroes, Mixner's six chapters reach well beyond the electoral realm to include actor Sir Ian McKellen, discharged Navy pilot Tracy Thorne, and Daughters of Bilitis founders Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon.
CINCINNATI -- Teresa Nared, a PhD student studying organization and management at Capella University, an accredited, fully online university, has been named a Profiles in Courage 2007 Honoree by Fifth Third Bank, WCPO-TV, the Urban League of Greater Cincinnati, the University of Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Herald.
Profiles in Courage recognizes the resilience and courage of African Americans who have met life's challenges.
Kennedy's Pulitzer Prize winning book, Profiles in Courage, from the Jacqueline Kennedy estate.