Government in America: People, Politics, and Policy, Brief Edition, Books a la Carte Plus MyPoliSciLab / Edition 11

Government in America: People, Politics, and Policy, Brief Edition, Books a la Carte Plus MyPoliSciLab / Edition 11

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

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ISBN-10: 0205826954

ISBN-13: 9780205826957

Pub. Date: 01/11/2011

Publisher: Pearson

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Updated in a new 11th edition, Government in America: People, Politics, and Policy, illustrates the impact that government has on the daily lives of each and every American, particularly its effect on students. Designed around the theme that “politics matters,” this descriptive text emphasizes public policy – what government actually does. It contains recent political developments and policy on the global economic recession and addresses President Barack Obama’s impact on our current government.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205826957
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/11/2011
Edition description:
Brief
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introducing Government in America.
2. The Constitution.
3. Federalism.
4. Civil Liberties.

5. Civil Rights.
6. Public Opinion and Political Action.
7. The Mass Media and the Political Agenda.
8. Political Parties.
9. Campaigns and Voting Behavior.
10. Interest Groups.
11. Congress.
12. The Presidency.

13. The Federal Bureaucracy.

14. The Federal Courts.

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

16. Social Welfare Policymaking.
17. National Security Policy Making.

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