Government in America: People, Politics and Policy, Brief Version with LP.com Version 2.0 / Edition 7

Government in America: People, Politics and Policy, Brief Version with LP.com Version 2.0 / Edition 7

by George C. C. Edwards, Robert L. Lineberry, Martin P. Wattenberg, Robert L. Lineberry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321195043

ISBN-13: 9780321195043

Pub. Date: 07/18/2003

Publisher: Longman

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321195043
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
07/18/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition Large Print
Pages:
720
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents



 1. Introducing Government in America.


 2. The Constitution.


 3. Federalism.


 4. Civil Liberties and Civil Rights.


 5. Public Opinion and Political Action.


 6. The Mass Media and the Political Agenda.


 7. Political Parties.


 8. Nominations and Voting Behavior.


 9. Interest Groups.


10. Congress.


11. The Presidency.


12. The Federal Bureaucracy.


13. The Federal Courts.


14. The Congress, the President, and the Budget: Politics of Taxing and Spending.


15. Social Welfare Policymaking.


16. Foreign and Defense Policymaking.


Appendix: The Declaration of Independence.


Appendix: Federalist No. 10.


Appendix: Federalist No. 51.


Appendix: The Constitution of the United States.


Appendix: Presidents of the United States: 1789-2000.

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