American Government: The Essentials / Edition 10

American Government: The Essentials / Edition 10

by James Q. Wilson, Jr., John J DiIulio John J., John J. Dilulio, John J. DiIulio
     
 

ISBN-10: 0618562451

ISBN-13: 9780618562459

Pub. Date: 09/13/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Acclaimed for its clear writing and the scholarship of its prominent authors, American Government, The Essentials contains the same coverage of institutions and actors as the full-length text, but omits the seven policy chapters. Instead, a unique closing chapter, Politics and Public Policy, offers a succinct overview of policymaking and government reform in…  See more details below

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Acclaimed for its clear writing and the scholarship of its prominent authors, American Government, The Essentials contains the same coverage of institutions and actors as the full-length text, but omits the seven policy chapters. Instead, a unique closing chapter, Politics and Public Policy, offers a succinct overview of policymaking and government reform in regards to the Constitution.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618562459
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/13/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
484
Product dimensions:
8.06(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents


I. The American System 1. The Study of American Government 2. The Constitution 3. Federalism 4. American Political Culture 5. Civil Liberties 6. Civil Rights II. Opinions, Interests, and Organizations 7. Public Opinion 8. Political Participation 9. Political Parties 10. Elections and Campaigns 11. Interest Groups 12. The Media III. Institutions of Government 13. Congress 14. The Presidency 15. The Bureaucracy 16. The Judiciary IV. The Politics of Public Policy 17. Politics and Public Policy

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