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Texas Politicsby Newell, Charldean; Prindle, David F.; Riddlesperger, James
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This is the 11th edition with a publication date of 1/1/2010.
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TEXAS POLITICS is a comprehensive text that critically compares Texas government and politics to the concepts of democratic theory by using three main themes: democratic ideals, conservatism, and conflict. Boxed features in every chapter make the text engaging by providing human examples of more theoretical issues, including a "You Decide" box where students can consider the pros and cons of important topics. The text's lively presentation of material -- the authors use a conversational writing style and humor -- encourages students to consider controversial issues and debate. An intuitive organizational structure and integrated teaching tools support learning for students of all backgrounds and interest levels. A full-color design contains many new photos, cartoons, tables, and figures.
Table of Contents
|The Context of Texas Politics|
|The Constitutional Setting|
|Voting, Campaigns, and Elections|
|Organization of the Texas Legislature|
|The Legislative Process|
|The Administrative State|
|The Substance of Justice|
|The State Economy and the Financing of State Government|
|Issues in Public Policy|
|The Future of Texas Politics|
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