Texas Politics

Texas Politics

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by Richard H. Kraemer
     
 

This text explicitly and critically compares Texas politics to the ideals of democratic theory. The text's lively presentation of material engages students in controversial issues and encourages classroom debate. A balanced, comprehensive, thoroughly updated presentation of government in Texas includes the 1998 election results. See more details below

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This text explicitly and critically compares Texas politics to the ideals of democratic theory. The text's lively presentation of material engages students in controversial issues and encourages classroom debate. A balanced, comprehensive, thoroughly updated presentation of government in Texas includes the 1998 election results.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2901111833069
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/28/2012
Edition description:
NE

Table of Contents

1. The Context of Texas Politics. 2. The Constitutional Setting. 3. Local Government. 4. Interest Groups and Lobbying. 5. Ideology and Political Parties. 6. Voters, Campaigns, and Elections. 7. Organization of the Texas Legislature. 8. The Legislative Process. 9. The Governor. 10. The Administrative State. 11. The Judiciary. 12. The Substance of Justice. 13. The State Economy and the Financing of State Government. 14. Issues in Public Policy. 15. The Future of Texas Politics. Appendix: A Research Guide to Texas Politics. GLOSSARY. INDEX.

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