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Crader, Bo. “A Historian and Her Sources.” The Weekly Standard, January 28, 2002. Provides a detailed discussion of problems with Goodwin’s study of the Kennedys.

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Jackson, Kenneth T. “The Power of History: The Weakness of a Profession.” The Journal of American History 88, no. 4 (March, 2002). A broad look at the state of the history profession in the aftermath of the Doris Kearns Goodwin and Stephen Ambrose controversies.

Lewis, Mark. “Plagiarism Controversy: Doris Kearns Goodwin and the Credibility Gap.” Forbes Magazine, February 27, 2002. A balanced account of the issues involved in controversy surrounding Goodwin’s first major work.

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