eBook Encyclopedia of the Kennedys: The People and Events That Shaped America, 1st Edition

  • Joseph M. Siracusa
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  • ISBN-10: 159884539X
  • ISBN-13: 9781598845396
  • DDC: 973.922092
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1103 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

This comprehensive three-volume reference provides an overview of John F. Kennedy’s presidency, covering the people, places, and events that comprised the political landscape of the Kennedy era.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.

Half Title Page.

Title Page.

Copyright Page.

Contents.

Preface.

Introduction: The Kennedy Era.

Chronology.

1: Abernathy, Ralph David.

2: Acheson, Dean Gooderham.

3: Affirmative Action.

4: African Americans.

5: Age Discrimination in Employment Act (1967).

6: Aiken, George David.

7: Albert, Carl Bert.

8: Alger, Bruce.

9: Ali, Muhammad.

10: Allen, James Edward, Jr..

11: Allott, Gordon Llewellyn.

12: Alsop, Joseph Wright, Jr..

13: Alsop, Stewart Johonnot Oliver.

14: American Independent Party.

15: American Indian Movement (AIM).

16: Anderson, Clinton Presba.

17: Anderson, George Whelan, Jr..

18: Antiwar Movement.

19: Appeasement.

20: Area Redevelopment Act (1961).

21: Arends, Leslie Cornelius.

22: Arms Control.

23: Arms Race.

24: Aspinall, Wayne Norviel.

25: Assassination of John F. Kennedy.

26: Badeau, John Stothoff.

27: Baez, Joan.

28: Bailey, John Moran.

29: Baker v. Carr (1962).

30: Baker, Robert Gene.

31: Baldwin, James.

32: Ball, George Wildman.

33: Barnett, Ross R..

34: Bartlett, Edward Lewis.

35: Bay of Pigs.

36: Bayh, Birch Evans.

37: Beirne, Joseph Anthony.

38: Bell, David Elliott.

39: Bennett, Wallace Foster.

40: Berle, Adolf Augustus, Jr..

41: Berlin Crisis.

42: Berrigan, Daniel.

43: Bible, Alan D..

44: Biemiller, Andrew John.

45: Bilingual Education Act (1968).

46: Bissell, Richard Mervin.

47: Black, Eugene Robert.

48: Black, Hugo Lafayette.

49: Black Panther Party.

50: Blough, Roger Miles.

51: Boggs, Thomas Hale.

52: Bohlen, Charles Eustis.

53: Bolling, Richard Walker.

54: Bowles, Chester.

55: Brennan, William Joseph, Jr..

56: Bridges, Harry Alfred Renton.

57: Bridges, Henry Styles.

58: Brinkley, David.

59: Brown, Clarence.

60: Brown, Edmund Gerald, Sr..

61: Brown, H. Rap.

62: Brown, Harold.

63: Brown, Winthrop Gilman.

64: Bruce, David Kirkpatrick Este.

65: Buckley, Charles Anthony.

66: Bunche, Ralph Johnson.

67: Bundy, McGeorge.

68: Bundy, William Putnam.

69: Burke, Arleigh Albert.

70: Bush, Prescott Sheldon.

71: Byrd, Robert Carlyle.

72: Califano, Joseph Anthony, Jr..

73: Campaign of 1960.

74: Campus Teach-Ins.

75: Cannon, Clarence.

76: Capehart, Homer Earl.

77: Carmichael, Stokely.

78: Carson, Rachel.

79: Cary, William Lucius.

80: Case, Clifford Philip.

81: Castro, Fidel.

82: Celebrezze, Anthony Joseph.

83: Celler, Emanuel.

84: Chappaquiddick Incident.

85: Charyk, Joseph Vincent.

86: Chavez, Cesar.

87: Chayes, Abram.

88: Chicano Movement.

89: Civil Defense.

90: Civil Rights.

91: Clark, Joseph Sill, Jr..

92: Clay, Lucius Dubignon.

93: Clean Air Act (1963).

94: Clifford, Clark.

95: Cointelpro.

96: Colmer, William Meyers.

97: Communications Satellite Act (1962).

98: Community Action Program (CAP).

99: Congress of Racial Equality (CORE).

100: Connally, John Bowden, Jr..

101: Connor, Theophilus Eugene (“Bull”).

102: Cooley, Harold Dunbar.

103: Cooper, John Sherman.

104: Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

105: Countercultural Movement.

106: Counterinsurgency.

107: Cousins, Norman.

108: Cox, Archibald.

109: Cronkite, Walter Leland.

110: Cuba.

111: Cuban Missile Crisis.

112: Curran, Joseph Edwin.

113: Curtis, Carl Thomas.

114: Curtis, Thomas Bradford.

115: Daley, Richard Joseph.

116: Dawson, William Levi.

117: Day, James Edward.

118: Delaney, James J..

119: Dellinger, David.

120: Democratic National Convention (1968).

121: Democratic Party.

122: Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

123: Department of Transportation (1966).

124: Dillon, Clarence Douglas.

125: Dirksen, Everett McKinley.

126: DiSalle, Michael Vincent.

127: Dixon, Paul Randall.

128: Dodd, Thomas Joseph.

129: Donovan, James Britt.

130: Douglas, Paul Howard.

131: Douglas, William Orville.

132: Drugs.

133: Dryden, Hugh Latimer.

134: Dulles, Allen Welsh.

135: Dylan, Bob.

136: Eastland, James Oliver.

137: Eaton, Cyrus Stephen.

138: Economic Opportunity Act (1964).

139: Education.

140: Eighteen-Nation Disarmament Committee (ENDC).

141: Eisenhower, Dwight David.

142: Eisenhower, Milton Stover.

143: Elementary and Secondary Education Act (1965).

144: Ellender, Allen Joseph.

145: Engle, Clair.

146: Environmental Movement.

147: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

148: Ervin, Samuel James, Jr..

149: Estes, Billie Sol.

150: Evers, Medgar Wiley.

151: Fair Housing Act of 1968.

152: Fallout Shelters.

153: Farmer, James Leonard.

154: Federal-Aid Highway Act (1962).

155: Findley, Paul.

156: Fisher, Adrian Sanford.

157: Fong, Hiram Leong.

158: Food Stamp Act of 1964.

159: Ford, Gerald Rudolph.

160: Ford, Henry, II.

161: Foreign Policy for a New Generation.

162: Forman, James.

163: Forrestal, Michael Vincent.

164: Fortas, Abe.

165: Foster, William Chapman.

166: Frankfurter, Felix.

167: Free Fire Zones.

168: Freeman, Orville Lothrop.

169: Free Speech Movement (FSM).

170: Friedan, Betty.

171: Fulbright, James William.

172: Funston, George Keith.

173: Galbraith, John Kenneth.

174: Gardner, John.

175: Garrison, Jim.

176: Gavin, James Maurice.

177: Gilpatric, Roswell Leavitt.

178: Glenn, John Herschel, Jr..

179: Goldberg, Arthur Joseph.

180: Goldwater, Barry Morris.

181: Gonzalez, Henry Barbosa.

182: Goodell, Charles Ellsworth.

183: Goodwin, Richard Naradhof.

184: Graham, Philip Leslie.

185: Graham, William Franklin.

186: Grand Design for Europe.

187: Great Depression.

188: Great Society.

189: Green, William J., Jr..

190: Gregory, Dick.

191: Griswold v. Connecticut (1965).

192: Gruening, Ernest Henry.

Half Title Page.

Title Page.

Copyright Page.

1: Ickes, Harold Leclair.

2: Jackson, Henry Martin.

3: Javits, Jacob Koppel.

4: Jennings, William Pat.

5: John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

6: Johnson, Claudia Alta Taylor (“Lady Bird”).

7: Johnson, Lyndon Baines.

8: Johnson, Thomas Francis.

9: Johnson, Ural Alexis.

10: Johnston, Olin Dewitt.

11: Jordan, Benjamin Everett.

12: Judd, Walter Henry.

13: Katzenbach, Nicholas de Belleville.

14: Kaysen, Carl.

15: Keating, Kenneth Barnard.

16: Kefauver, Carey Estes.

17: Kelsey, Frances Oldham.

18: Kennan, George Frost.

19: Kennedy, Caroline Bouvier.

20: Kennedy, Carolyn Bessette.

21: Kennedy, Edward Moore.

22: Kennedy, Ethel Skakel.

23: Kennedy, Jacqueline Lee Bouvier.

24: Kennedy, John Fitzgerald.

25: Kennedy, Joseph Patrick, Jr..

26: Kennedy, Joseph Patrick, Sr..

27: Kennedy, Kathleen.

28: Kennedy, Robert Francis.

29: Kennedy, Rose Fitzgerald.

30: Kennedy, Rosemary.

31: Keogh, Eugene James.

32: Keppel, Francis.

33: Kerner, Otto, Jr..

34: Kerner Commission.

35: Kerr, Clark.

36: Keyserling, Leon H..

37: Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich.

38: King, Cecil Rhodes.

39: King, Martin Luther, Jr..

40: Krulak, Victor Harold.

41: Kuchel, Thomas Henry.

42: Laird, Melvin Robert.

43: Landis, James McCauley.

44: Lansdale, Edward G..

45: Laos.

46: Larson, Leonard Winfield.

47: Lausche, Frank John.

48: Lawford, Patricia Kennedy.

49: Lawford, Peter Sidney.

50: Lawrence, David Leo.

51: Leary, Timothy.