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American Government 2004 Edition : Continuity and Change / With LP.com 2.0 / Edition 7

American Government 2004 Edition : Continuity and Change / With LP.com 2.0 / Edition 7

by Larry J. Sabato Karen O'Connor
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321129725

ISBN-13: 9780321129727

Pub. Date: 04/28/2003

Publisher: Pearson

O'Connor, Karen; Sabato, Larry J.; Haag, Stefan; Keith, Gary A., American Government: Continuity & Change, Texas Edition*\ Thoroughly updated through the historic 2000 Presidential election and its aftermath, this Texas edition will provide readers with an up-to-date and engaging introduction to American government and Texas government. This text has

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O'Connor, Karen; Sabato, Larry J.; Haag, Stefan; Keith, Gary A., American Government: Continuity & Change, Texas Edition*\ Thoroughly updated through the historic 2000 Presidential election and its aftermath, this Texas edition will provide readers with an up-to-date and engaging introduction to American government and Texas government. This text has diligently reflected the rapid changes in American politics, and has always aimed to present information about politics that will actively interest readers and provide them with the information they need to make informed decisions about their government, politics, and politicians. For those interested in American politics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321129727
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
04/28/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

I. FOUNDATIONS OF GOVERNMENT.

1. The Political Landscape.

2. The Constitution.

3. Federalism.

4. State and Local Government.

5. Civil Liberties.

6. Civil Rights.

II. INSTITUTIONS OF GOVERNMENT.

7. Congress.

8. The Presidency.

9. The Bureaucracy.

10. The Judiciary.

III. POLITICAL BEHAVIOR.

11. Public Opinion and Political Socialization.

12. Political Parties.

13. Voting and Elections.

14. The Campaign Process.

15. The News Media.

16. Interest Groups.

IV. PUBLIC POLICY.

17. Social Welfare Policy.

18. Economic Policy.

19. Foreign and Military Policy.

APPENDICES.

A. The Declaration of Independence.

B. The Constitution of the United States of America.

C. The Federalist No. 10.

D. The Federalist No. 51.

E. Presidents, Congresses, and Chief Justices: 1789-1996.

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