American Government

📒American Government ✍ Cal Jillson

✏Book Title : American Government
✏Author : Cal Jillson
✏Publisher : Psychology Press
✏Release Date : 2007-07-17
✏Pages : 521
✏ISBN : 9780415960779
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Government Book Summary : In this introductory American politics text, Cal Jillson provides not only a sense of how politics works today but also how institutions, systems, political participation, and policies have developed over time to produce today's political environment in the United States. This historical context provides the necessary backdrop for students to understand why things work the way they do now. Going one step further, the book identifies critical reforms and how American democracy might work better. In a streamlined presentation, Jillson delivers a concise and engaging narrative to help students understand the complexities and importance of American politics. Key features: The 4th edition is thoroughly updated, including full analysis of the 2006 mid-term elections and shift in partisan control of Congress. Chapter-opening Focus Questions; illustrative figures and charts; "Let's Compare" and "Pro & Con" boxes; key terms; time lines; and end-of-chapter suggested readings and web resources. Companion website for students (http://americangovernment.routledge.com) features chapter summaries, focus questions, practice quizzes, glossary flashcards, participation activities, and links. Instructor's resources on the web and on CD-ROM, including Testbank, Instructor's Manual, figures and tables from the text, and lecture outlines.

✏Book Title : American Government and Politics Today 2007 2008
✏Author : Steffen W. Schmidt
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2006-12-04
✏Pages : 704
✏ISBN : 9780495007371
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Government and Politics Today 2007 2008 Book Summary : Go beyond the television newsrooms and the canned political speeches with AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS TODAY, 2007-2008. With up-to-date information and the inside track on public policy makers, this edition presents what you need to know about American politics in an easy-to-understand format. And, special sections on the impact of economics and foreign policy make this textbook particularly relevant in today's political climate. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : American Government and politics
✏Author : Stephen L. Wasby
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1973
✏Pages : 676
✏ISBN : UOM:39015010330283
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Government and politics Book Summary :

✏Book Title : American Government Brief Version
✏Author : James Wilson
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2013-01-01
✏Pages : 464
✏ISBN : 9781133594376
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Government Brief Version Book Summary : This popular brief edition text maintains the framework of the Wilson, DiIulio, and Bose complete text, emphasizing the historical development of the American political system, who governs, and to what ends. Completely up to date, AMERICAN GOVERNMENT: BRIEF VERSION, Eleventh Edition offers new coverage of such key and emerging issues as the 2012 campaigns and elections; leadership of President Obama and the 112th Congress; the economic downturn and ensuing policies; healthcare reform; foreign relations with North Korea and Iran; the war in Afghanistan; and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Understanding American Government
✏Author : Susan Welch
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-01-18
✏Pages : 736
✏ISBN : 9780495910503
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Understanding American Government Book Summary : UNDERSTANDING AMERICAN GOVERNMENT is highly respected and trusted for its attention to research and issues of diversity, as well as for its award-winning team of authors. While covering the foundations and features of American government, this text also moves beyond the nuts and bolts to explain why and how important features of government have evolved, their impact on government and individuals, and why these features are controversial (if they are) and worth learning. More than just narrating facts and current issues, UNDERSTANDING AMERICAN GOVERNMENT leaves students with an understanding of the why, so their knowledge can be applied long after the course is completed. UNDERSTANDING AMERICAN GOVERNMENT is a three-time winner of the American Government Textbook Award for the Best Treatment of Women in Politics, by the Women's Caucus for Political Science. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : American Government and Politics Today Brief
✏Author : Steffen W. Schmidt
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2018-01-01
✏Pages : 50
✏ISBN : 9781337670173
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Government and Politics Today Brief Book Summary : For many, American politics and government have never been more interesting--or more important. A new four-color design, up-to-date political news and analysis and an affordable price make AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS TODAY, Brief Edition, 2018-2019, an ideal resource to engage today's learners. Authors Schmidt, Shelley and Bardes help students understand America's complex and fascinating political system--and show them how they can participate in the political process. Praised for its balanced coverage, clarity and readability, the text examines all the key concepts of American Government while providing interesting features that focus on active citizenship. The tenth edition gives ample space to the rise of Donald Trump, his populist campaign and use of the media as well as to other current topics such as security leaks, government surveillance and voting restrictions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒American Government ✍ Michael A. Krasner

✏Book Title : American government
✏Author : Michael A. Krasner
✏Publisher : Macmillan ; London : Collier Macmillan
✏Release Date : 1982-06
✏Pages : 358
✏ISBN : 0023662700
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American government Book Summary :

✏Book Title : American Government and Politics Deliberation Democracy and Citizenship Election Update
✏Author : Joseph Bessette
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-01-01
✏Pages : 768
✏ISBN : 9780495905196
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Government and Politics Deliberation Democracy and Citizenship Election Update Book Summary : This Election Update edition of Bessette/Pitney’s AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS: DELIBERATION, DEMOCRACY AND CITIZENSHIP, is complete with 2010 election information. Like its previous edition, the text has three underlying principles: Citizenship, History and Democracy. Via two unique chapters -- Chapter 4: American Citizenship and Chapter 5: Civic Culture -- authors Joseph Bessette and John Pitney, Jr. examine the way that civic culture shapes the country and take a close look at civic responsibility. Deliberative democracy -- the concept that political systems work best when informed citizens and public officials deliberate to identify and promote the common good -- is considered throughout the text. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒American Government ✍ Robert A Heineman

✏Book Title : American Government
✏Author : Robert A Heineman
✏Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
✏Release Date : 1995-01-22
✏Pages : 401
✏ISBN : 0070282153
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Government Book Summary : Reviews the 1988 and 1992 elections, the federal budget process, judicial decisions in civil liberties and civil rights. This book also addresses the politicization of the judicial appointment process.

📒American Government ✍ Marc Karnis Landy

✏Book Title : American Government
✏Author : Marc Karnis Landy
✏Publisher : Cambridge University Press
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages : 825
✏ISBN : 9780521862752
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Government Book Summary : A detailed analysis on the American government using the American Political Development approach.