The president is arguably the most recognized and powerful individual in the United States. This reference work explores the American presidency in relation to issues of race concerning the African American community.
• Includes a timeline that lists the name, party, term of office, and political background of each president
• Presents chronological sections to provide a broad overview of each period
• Offers chapters that address each of the forty-five American presidents' policies, cabinet appointments, and handling of race matters in the United States