9780321102034

Government in America: People, Politics, and Policy, Brief Version

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321102034

  • ISBN10:

    0321102037

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/1/2001
  • Publisher: Pearson College Div
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Summary

Edwards, George C. III; Wattenberg, Martin P.; Lineberry, Robert L., Government in America Brief, Study Edition, with L.P. com access card, 6th Edition*

Table of Contents

1. Introducing Government In America.

I. CONSTITUTIONAL FOUNDATIONS.

2. The Constitution.

3. Federalism.

4. Civil Liberties and Civil Rights.

II. PEOPLE AND POLITICS.

5. Public Opinion And Political Action.

6. The Mass Media.

7. Political Parties.

8. Campaigns, Elections and Voting Behavior

9. Interest Groups.

III. THE POLICYMAKERS.

10. Congress.

11. The Presidency.

12. The Congress, The President and the Budget

13. Federal Bureaucracy.

12. The Federal Courts.

14. The Budget.

IV. POLICIES.

15. Domestic Policymaking.

16. Foreign And Defense Policymaking

APPENDICES.

Declaration of Independence.

Federalist No. 10.

Federalist No. 51.

The Constitution of U.S.

Glossary.

Key Terms in Spanish.

CHAPTER QUIZZES.

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