Government by the People, 2011 Alternate Edition with MyPoliSciLab and Pearson eText / Edition 24

Government by the People, 2011 Alternate Edition with MyPoliSciLab and Pearson eText / Edition 24

by David B. Magleby, Paul C. Light, Christine L. Nemacheck
     
 

ISBN-10: 020507877X

ISBN-13: 9780205078776

Pub. Date: 12/27/2010

Publisher: Pearson

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Updated in a new 24th edition Government by the People, National, State, and Local Edition demonstrates that politics matters by emphasizing the accomplishments of a government of the people, by the people, and for the people. Building on decades of authoritative scholarship, this completely updated text continues to offer accessible, carefully crafted, and straightforward coverage of the foundations of American politics, as well as a consistent focus on the achievements of a government by the people. The Alternate Edition includes the same coverage as the comprehensive version but without the chapters on policy.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205078776
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
12/27/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Government by the People

Part I: Constitutional Principles

Chapter 1: Constitutional Democracy

Chapter 2: Constitutional Foundations

The Constitution of the United States

Chapter 3: American Federalism

Part II: The Political Process

Chapter 4: Political Culture and Ideology

Chapter 5: The American Political Landscape

Chapter 6: Interest Groups

Chapter 7: Political Parties

Chapter 8: Public Opinion, Participation, and Voting

Chapter 9: Campaigns and Elections

Chapter 10: The Media and U.S. Politics

Part III: Policy Making Institutions

Chapter 11: Congress

Chapter 12: The Presidency

Chapter 13: The Federal Bureaucracy

Chapter 14: The Judiciary

Part IV: Rights and Liberties

Chapter 15: Civil Liberties

Chapter 16: Civil Rights

Conclusion: Sustaining Constitutional Democracy

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