Government and Politics of Texas / Edition 8

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Overview

The eighth edition of Government and Politics of Texas provides a student-friendly and up-to-date guide to Texas government and politics. Using a comparative approach, this text explains how and why the Lone Star State is similar to and different from other states in the nation. The unique approach emphasizes the concept of political culture and the fluid nature of politics and government.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780073379142
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 12/24/2010
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 800,507
  • Product dimensions: 7.90 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Gary Halter is a Professor of Political Science at Texas A&M University in College Station. He is a native of Amarillo and Wichita Falls, Texas and his PhD is from the University of Maryland. He served as the Mayor of College Station, Texas for six years and as a council member for five years. He has worked as a consultant to many city councils in Texas and in other states on goal setting and policy making. With Harvey Tucker, is a co-author of the Texas Legislative Almanac.

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    Posted March 31, 2014

    I would give this book a less than poor rating if i could. Let m

    I would give this book a less than poor rating if i could. Let me explain the instructor that is using this book in my class does not assign homework directly related to the book or her in class discussion which is face to face via video relay. In this setting it is to hard to stop her to ask questions before during or after class because the delay is variable depending on the wind between here and there i guess. In this book there are not enough facts to support the views. The comparative view is a great idea idea however very poorly executed here. And it may just be depending on the instructor that goes over it.

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