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Overview

How should we govern? and What should government do? Professors Edwards, Wattenberg, and Lineberry evaluate how well the American system lives up to citizens' expectations of democratic government and discuss alternative views concerning the proper scope of American government. In doing so they help students answer the critical question, "What difference does politics make?"
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Taking a public policy approach to government in the United States, this text book covers five main areas. These are: constitutional foundations, patterns of political behavior, political institutions, public policy outputs, and state and local government. Emphasis is given to the nature of democracy and the scope of government. Specific issues like taxation, regulations, campaign finance, and health care are also discussed. An appendix includes the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, and , tables on parties and key officials, and a glossary. An accompanying CD-ROM contains the full text of the book, as well as audio and video clips, web links, activities, practice tests, and primary sources. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780321101310
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication date: 7/24/2001
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 10
  • Pages: 800
  • Product dimensions: 8.75 (w) x 1.12 (h) x 11.25 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Selected Features
Preface
About the Authors
1 Introducing Government in America 1
2 The Constitution 22
3 Federalism 54
4 Civil Liberties and Public Policy 77
5 Civil Rights and Public Policy 111
6 Public Opinion and Political Action 140
7 The Mass Media and the Political Agenda 166
8 Political Parties 187
9 Nominations and Campaigns 216
10 Elections and Voting Behavior 238
11 Interest Groups 257
12 Congress 284
13 The Presidency 317
14 The Congress, the President, and the Budget: The Politics of Taxing and Spending 353
15 The Federal Bureaucracy 378
16 The Federal Courts 408
17 Economic Policymaking 440
18 Social Welfare Policymaking 458
19 Policymaking for Health, Energy, and the Environment 476
20 Foreign and Defense Policymaking 498
21 The New Importance of State and Local Government 526
The Declaration of Independence 557
The Federalist No. 10 559
The Federalist No. 51 563
The Constitution of the United States of America 566
Presidents of the United States 577
Party Control of the Presidency, Senate, and House of Representatives in the Twentieth Century 580
Supreme Court Justices Serving in the Twentienth Century 581
Glossary 583
Acknowledgments 605
Index 609
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