"Of all the difficulties facing the historian in his task of understanding and discussing the past, none can be greater than that of emphatically recreating the popular 'mood' defining any particular event or period," writes Paul Kennedy. This issue of the New England Journal of Public Policy is about mood and politics and how synergistic interplay of the two in recent years reflects both the national and local psyche.
New England Journal of Public Policy: Vol. 6
, Article 2.
Available at: http://scholarworks.umb.edu/nejpp/vol6/iss2/2