9780534553142

American Government and Politics Today: 1999-2000

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  • ISBN13:

    9780534553142

  • ISBN10:

    0534553141

  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/14/1998
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Table of Contents

Part One The American System 1(111)
American Government and Politics: Stability and Change
3(28)
The Constitution
31(52)
Federalism
83(28)
Part Two Civil Rights and Liberties 111(102)
Civil Liberties
113(36)
Civil Rights: Equal Protection
149(36)
Civil Rights: Beyond Equal Protection
185(28)
Part Three People and Politics 213(162)
Public Opinion
215(30)
Interest Groups
245(28)
Political Parties
273(32)
Campaigns, Candidates, and Elections
305(42)
The Media
347(28)
Part Four Political Institutions 375(138)
The Congress
377(40)
The Presidency
417(36)
The Bureaucracy
453(30)
The Judiciary
483(30)
Part Five Public Policy 513(90)
Domestic Policy
515(32)
Economic Policy
547(24)
Foreign and Defense Policy
571(32)
Part Six State and Local Politics 603(32)
State and Local Government
605(30)
Appendix A The Declaration of Independence 635(2)
Appendix B How to Read Case Citations and Find Court Decisions 637(1)
Appendix C Presidents of the United States 638(3)
Appendix D Federalist Papers Nos. 10, 51, and 78 641(10)
Appendix E Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court in the Twentieth Century 651(4)
Appendix F Party Control of Congress in the Twentieth Century 655(2)
Appendix G Spanish Equivalents for Important Terms in American Government 657(6)
Glossary 663(10)
Index 673

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