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GOVT 2010 Edition (with Bind-In Printed Access Card)
     

GOVT 2010 Edition (with Bind-In Printed Access Card)

by Edward I. Sidlow, Beth Henschen, Carolyn Merrill, Trent Whatcott
 

ISBN-10: 0495573396

ISBN-13: 9780495573395

Pub. Date: 01/14/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

GOVT started with student conversations, focus groups, interviews, surveys, and input from faculty members. This brief paperback includes a full suite of learning aids to accommodate the busy and diverse lifestyles of today's learners, including chapter-in-review cards and online resources such as video, simulations, an AP newsfeed, and quizzes that allow students

Overview

GOVT started with student conversations, focus groups, interviews, surveys, and input from faculty members. This brief paperback includes a full suite of learning aids to accommodate the busy and diverse lifestyles of today's learners, including chapter-in-review cards and online resources such as video, simulations, an AP newsfeed, and quizzes that allow students to learn and study wherever they are and whenever they have time. GOVT provides a streamlined, debate-oriented format with exercises and applications in an appealing magazine-like format perfect for today's students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495573395
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/14/2009
Edition description:
Student
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR AMERICAN SYSTEM. 1. The Contours of American Democracy. 2. The Constitution. 3. Federalism. Part II: OUR LIBERTIES AND RIGHTS. 4. Civil Liberties. 5. Civil Rights. Part III: THE POLITICS OF DEMOCRACY. 6. Interest Groups. 7. Political Parties. 8. Public Opinion and Voting. 9. Campaigns and Elections. 10. Politics and the Media. Part IV: INSTITUTIONS. 11. Congress. 12. The Presidency. 13. The Bureaucracy. 14. The Judiciary. Part V: PUBLIC POLICY. 15. Domestic Policy. 16. Foreign Policy. Appendix A: The Declaration of Independence. Appendix B: The Constitution of the United States. Appendix C: Supreme Court Justices since 1900. Appendix D: Party Control of Congress since 1900. Appendix E: Information on U.S. Presidents. Appendix F: Federalist Papers No. 10 and No. 51. Appendix G: How to Read Case Citations and Find Court Decisions.

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