Joe Nye And The Relevance Of The Presidency

Jul 10, 2013

In his new book, Harvard University President Joseph Nye analyzes the role of presidential leadership during the rise of American global influence from Theodore Roosevelt - the first president to assert this country’s power on the world stage - to Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, who presided over the end of the Cold War during a time when American power reached its zenith.


  • Joseph S. Nye, Jr. - University Distinguished Service Professor and former Dean of the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He's the author of several books including Presidential Leadership and the Creation of the American Era