Georgia Politics in a State of Change / Edition 2

Georgia Politics in a State of Change / Edition 2

by Charles S. Bullock, Ronald K. Gaddie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205864678

ISBN-13: 9780205864676

Pub. Date: 03/07/2012

Publisher: Pearson

Updated in its 2nd edition,Georgia Politics in a State of Change, explores Georgia’s constitution, politics, and government. It combines historical background and the most current scholarship to tell the story of Georgia politics from the state’s founding to the institutions, policies, and people changing Georgia today. Written with an

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Updated in its 2nd edition,Georgia Politics in a State of Change, explores Georgia’s constitution, politics, and government. It combines historical background and the most current scholarship to tell the story of Georgia politics from the state’s founding to the institutions, policies, and people changing Georgia today. Written with an entertaining, conversational style, this concise text provides expansive treatment of Georgia politics and covers new ground not available in any other book on the subject.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205864676
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/07/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
325,810
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Georgia Politics: From Talmadgism to Two-Party Competition
1. Georgia and the Rule of the Rustics
2. Georgia Geography and Politics
3. Republican Rebirth, Democratic Delaying Actions

Part II: Constitutions and Institutions
4. The Georgia Constitution
5. The Georgia General Assembly
6. The Executive Branch
7. The Judicial System
8. Local Government

Part III: Agents of Change
9. Voting Rights in Georgia
10. Georgiamanders

Part IV: Linking the Public to the Government
11. Political Parties
12. Interest Groups
13. The Electoral Process
14. Education Policy

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