Kevin Mattson

Best Selling

icon Subscribe to feed


Best Selling

New Releases



Delete Kevin Mattson



Social science (3)





Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :



English (3)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)



All (3)

DRM Free (0)

DRM (3)

More options

Just Plain Dick: Richard Nixon's Checkers Speech and the "Rocking, Socking" Election of 1952

by Kevin Mattson

It all started with some businessmen bankrolling Richard Nixon to become a "salesman against socialization." But in this precursor to current campaign finance scandals, Nixon had some explaining to do to keep...

The Cause: The Fight for American Liberalism from Franklin Roosevelt to Barack Obama

by Eric Alterman & Kevin Mattson

A major history of American liberalism and the key personalities behind the movement


Why is it that nearly every liberal initiative since the end of the New Deal—whether busing, urban development, affirmative...

'What the Heck Are You Up To, Mr. President?': Jimmy Carter, America's 'Malaise,' and the Speech That Should Have Changed the Country

by Kevin Mattson

In 1979 the country was poised for great change, as it is now, and in an effort to right our national malaise Jimmy Carter delivered a speech that risked his reputation and the future of the Democratic Party,...