Words in the News: A Student's Dictionary of American Government and Politicsby Barbara Silberdick Feinberg
Gerrymander, spin doctor, amendment, civil liberties, executive privilege, trickle-down theory, veto-these are words we hear and read often. But just what is a bill of attainder? Who is a Conservative? What does dollar diplomacy mean? With clear definitions, colorful details, and witty illustrations, Words in the News introduces 500 essential political terms and concepts. This creative and entertaining new dictionary will serve as a useful research and reference tool and will produce better informed citizens and voters. Illustrated with black & white drawings by John Huehnergarth. Sources.
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