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3 edition of Hard Choices. found in the catalog.

Hard Choices.

Allison Leigh

Hard Choices.

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Published by Silhouette in Richmond .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesSilhouette Special edition
The Physical Object
Pagination243p. ;
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16210096M

Clinton enumerates some of her differences with them in the book — including her counsel of caution to Mr. She makes a passionate case for human rights and the full participation in society of women, youth, and LGBT people. It might even be a brilliant presidential strategy. If you leaf through this book, as I initially did, looking for insight into particular people or events, you will be disappointed. Read More.

But if instead you peruse the book in search of clues as to how candidate Clinton is going to portray herself over the next two years, then it becomes somewhat interesting, even downright useful. We rate each piece of content on a scale of 1—10 with regard to these two core criteria. Announce campaign for president The only unchecked item left on the list. Christopher Stevensand three other Americans — was leaked to Politico.

We look at every kind of content that may matter to our audience: books, but also articles, reports, videos and podcasts. Some critics have argued that she played it safe as secretary of state, that she had no marquee achievements like a Middle East peace accord. To anyone whose memory stretches back beyond the two most recent presidential administrations, this may sound familiar. Maybe, if she really wants to be president, she was right to have done so. They faced a rising competitor in China, growing threats from Iran and North Korea, and revolutions across the Middle East. Secretary Clinton and President Obama had to decide how to repair fractured alliances, wind down two wars, and address a global financial crisis.


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Such books provide some vignettes for voters to chew over, and some pre-approved quotes for the press. Though always politically neutral, getAbstract recommends the insights of this ultimate insider on energy and international trade to businesspeople, policy-makers, entrepreneurs and NGOs, and her discussions of Iran, Russia, Syria and Gaza to anyone who follows the news.

Our rating helps you sort the titles on your reading list from adequate 5 to brilliant Clinton wants to be the politician who will rise above the partisanship that has hamstrung the Obama administration, end the gridlock in Washington, cut deals, and move forward. For this reason, Hard Choices presents the reviewer with an existential problem: is it actually a book?

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In addition to Somalia, the book addresses humanitarian problems caused by conflicts in BosniaCambodiaHaitiand Rwanda. But Clinton does not connect the dots into a larger view, clearly because does not see the need to.

And unlike former Defense Secretary Robert M. Hard questions regarding the value of emission controls versus adaptation to inevitable climate change are thoroughly discussed.

They faced a rising competitor in China, growing threats from Iran and North Korea, and revolutions across the Middle East. Hard Choices is not remotely a book for the ages.

This is her most personal memoir yet. World leaders observed that initiatives crafted to help with basic problems and promote stability in the region ended up having unfortunate negative consequences. The read-outside-the-lines part goes like this: If you were helping to plan Hillary's announcement forbeginning with Obama's re-election inwhat would you do to prepare?

Secretary Clinton and President Obama had to decide how to repair fractured alliances, wind down two wars, and address a global financial crisis. To understand this book, one must be aware also of the Diane Sawyer interview with Hillary Clinton, and the Twitter rage about the Diane Sawyer interview with Hillary Clinton, and the Slate analysis of the Twitter rage about the Diane Sawyer interview with Hillary Clinton.

It is impossible not to notice, for example, that throughout the book Clinton emphasizes very particular personality traits. It clearly is not a work of history: the book is constructed according to geography rather than chronology, and although Clinton does give accounts of her more important policy decisions, she refrains from setting them in any particular domestic or global context.

I wanted you to get you a copy of my book," adding, "you bring a smile to a lot of people's faces. She intends to run as a hard-working, fact-oriented pragmatist—someone who finds ways to work with difficult opponents, and not only faces up to difficult problems but also makes the compromises needed to solve them.

Again and again she portrays herself sitting across the table from Dai Bingguo or President Putin, working hard, searching for a way forward. But once the reviewer understands that Hard Choices belongs to this genre, then its positive attributes become much clearer.

GoldstoneJ. And I wasn't alone in getting it wrong. Contents summary[ edit ] Hard Choices: Climate Change in Canada is presented as a work to help address societal questions surrounding climate change in Canada and the inherent problems caused by its impact.

In order to do this, she will transform herself into a figure of benign neutrality. Never stop working to make the world a better place. To her surprise, her former rival for the Democratic Party nomination, newly elected President Barack Obama, asked her to serve in his administration as Secretary of State.

Of her own plans — to run or not to run for president — Mrs. But I still got it wrong. Christopher Stevensand three other Americans — was leaked to Politico. Announce campaign for president The only unchecked item left on the list.Home > Scene of the Crime Books > Hard Choices Hard Choices by Clinton, Hillary Rodham Condition: New/New.

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Diplomacy is, well, vanilla. but Hard Choices cuts into the core of underlying diplomatic relations and exposes a nerve that I wouldn't even have guessed was there. Jul 06,  · At times, “Hard Choices” feels like the book you might have gotten by picking up your iPhone and asking Siri to write a politically safe memoir.

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“All the set-piece speeches and procedural. Dec 28,  · We are not faced with many hard choices. We are faced with one hard choice. Can we let go and live life out of grace or must we hold on out of fear? Or can we just let things be? That is really what we are talking about, “letting things be.” To withhold or withdraw artificial and mechanical devices is just returning the patient to a natural.

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and the hard choices that she and her colleagues confronted. Secretary.