United States Government Democracy in Action, Student Edition / Edition 1

United States Government Democracy in Action, Student Edition / Edition 1

by McGraw-Hill Education, Richard C. Remy, The Staff of the Congressional Quarterly
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0078259835

ISBN-13: 9780078259838

Pub. Date: 01/25/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

FEATURING COAUTHORSHIP BY CONGRESSIONAL QUARTERLY

Thanks to the partnership between Glencoe and Congressional Quarterly, this program provides a “behind-the-scenes” look at Washington never before available in any government program.

Overview

FEATURING COAUTHORSHIP BY CONGRESSIONAL QUARTERLY

Thanks to the partnership between Glencoe and Congressional Quarterly, this program provides a “behind-the-scenes” look at Washington never before available in any government program.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078259838
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/25/2002
Series:
Government In The U.S. Series
Edition description:
Student Edition
Pages:
912
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.40(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents





New Page 1

UNIT 1 Foundations of American Government



Chapter 1 People & Government


Chapter 2 Origins of American Government


Chapter 3 The Constitution


Chapter 4 The Federal System



UNIT 2 The Legislative Branch



Chapter 5 The Organization of Congress


Chapter 6 Development of Congressional Powers


Chapter 7 Congress at Work



UNIT 3 The Executive Branch



Chapter 8 The Presidency


Chapter 9 Presidential Leadership


Chapter 10 The Federal Bureaucracy



UNIT 4 The Judicial Branch



Chapter 11 The Court System


Chapter 12 Supreme Court Decision Making



UNIT 5 Liberty & Justice for All



Chapter 13 Constitutional Freedoms


Chapter 14 Citizenship & Equal Justice


Chapter 15 Law in America



UNIT 6 Participating in Government



Chapter 16 Political Parties


Chapter 17 Elections & Voting


Chapter 18 Interest Groups & Public Opinion


Chapter 19 The Mass Media



UNIT 7 Public Policies & Policy



Chapter 20 Taxes & Spending


Chapter 21 Social & Domestic Policy


Chapter 22 Foreign Policy & Defense



UNIT 8 State & Local Government



Chapter 23 Structure & Function of State Government


Chapter 24 Structure & Function of Local Government



UNIT 9 Political & Economic Systems



Chapter 25 Political Systems in Today’s World


Chapter 26 Development of Economic Systems



Reference


Handbook CQ Congressional Quarterly


CQ Speaking of Washington


Democracy in Action Workshop


Multimedia Activities


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