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Reagan’s Mythical America

Storytelling as Political Leadership

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Jan Hanska
    Pages 75-134
  3. Jan Hanska
    Pages 183-190
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 191-256

About this book


This book is the first full-length study into the Reagan presidency with the tools of narratology. It expands the understudied field of research into political narratives as concrete policy tools and provides a new means of understanding the continuing popularity of Reagan as a President.


American dream Policy religion and politics

About the authors

JAN HANSKA is a Post Doctoral Researcher at the University of Tampere, Finland and works as an officer in the Finnish Defence Forces (Army).

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