Government by the People Texas Version / Edition 21 by D. Magleby, P. Light, J. Burns, T. Cronin | | 9780131921573 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Government by the People Texas Version / Edition 21

Government by the People Texas Version / Edition 21

by D. Magleby, P. Light, J. Burns, T. Cronin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131921576

ISBN-13: 9780131921573

Pub. Date: 02/14/2005

Publisher: Pearson

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131921573
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
02/14/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
753
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

 

PART I            CONSTITUTIONAL PRINCIPLES

Chapter 1         Constitutional Democracy

Chapter 2         The Living Constitution

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: The Politics of Influence

Chapter 7         Political Parties: Essential to Democracy

Chapter 8         Public Opinion, Participation, and Voting

Chapter 9         Campaigns and Elections: Democracy in Action

Chapter 10       The Media and American Politics

 


PART III          POLICY-MAKING INSTITUTIONS

Chapter 11       Congress: The People’s Branch

Chapter 12       The Presidency: The Leadership Branch

Chapter13       Congress and the President

Chapter 14       The Bureaucracy: The Real Power

Chapter 15       The Judiciary: The Balancing Branch

 


PART IV         RIGHTS AND LIBERTIES

Chapter 16       First Amendment Freedoms

Chapter 17       Rights to Life, Liberty, and Property

Chapter 18       Equal Rights Under the Law

 


PART V           THE POLITICS OF NATIONAL POLICY   

Chapter 19       Making Economic and Regulatory Policy

Chapter 20       Making Social Policy

Chapter 21       Making Foreign and Defense Policy

PART VI        TEXAS POLITICS

Chapter

 

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