Jimmy Carter Persuasive Essay by supercalifragilistic

Jimmy Carter
A review of the life, career and work of former US President, Jimmy Carter.
# 98130 | 3,032 words | 11 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Sep 09, 2007 in History (Leaders) , History (U.S. Presidency) , English (Persuasive Writing)

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This paper takes a look at the 39th President of the United States, James Earl Carter, Jr., more commonly known as Jimmy Carter. The paper discusses his life, his work and his political career. The paper reports that Carter was elected in 1976, defeating incumbent Republican President Gerald Ford; but defeated for re-election four years later. According to the paper, the primary evidence of Carter's early religious; moral; educational, and personal influences offer insight into his morally-based leadership, a kind America might do well to better and more clearly encourage, rather than ignore or even denigrate, among leaders today.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Carter, Jimmy. Faith and Freedom: The Christian Challenge for the World. London, U.K.: Gerald Duckworth and Company, Ltd. August 2006.
  • A Government as Good as Its People. Arkansas: University of Arkansas Press, 1996.
  • An Hour before Daylight: Memoirs of a Rural Boyhood. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001.
  • Christmas in Plains: Memories. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2001.
  • Keeping Faith: Memoirs of a President. New York: Bantam, 1982.

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