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GOVT 3 (with Political Science CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card) / Edition 3
     

GOVT 3 (with Political Science CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card) / Edition 3

by Edward I. Sidlow, Beth Henschen
 

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ISBN-10: 1111342474

ISBN-13: 9781111342470

Pub. Date: 01/01/2011

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Created through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process with input from more than 200 students and faculty, GOVT 3 is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. Focusing on the current and historical conflicts and controversies that define America as a nation, GOVT 3 is a streamlined and extremely

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Created through a "student-tested, faculty-approved" review process with input from more than 200 students and faculty, GOVT 3 is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. Focusing on the current and historical conflicts and controversies that define America as a nation, GOVT 3 is a streamlined and extremely current text for the American Government course. Its motivating debate theme and appealing magazine-like format speak directly to today's student.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781111342470
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR AMERICAN SYSTEM. 1. America in the 21st Century 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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