State and Local Politics : Government by the People

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  • Edition: 15th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2011-02-25
  • Publisher: Pearson
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Updated in a new 15th edition, State and Local Politics: Government by the People, is the most authoritative book for state and local politics. It continually sets the standards for other state and local politics books by anticipating readers' needs. Known for its esteemed author team who treat each new edition as a fresh challenge, State and Local Politics: Government by the People is the perfect text for understanding how America's state and local political systems work.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: American Federalism 

Chapter 2: State and Local Politics

Chapter 3: State Constitutions

Chapter 4: Parties and Elections in the States  

Chapter 5: State Legislatures  

Chapter 6: State Governors  

Chapter 7: Judges and Justice in the States  

Chapter 8: Local Governments and Metropolitics  

Chapter 9: Making State and Local Policy 

Chapter 10: Staffing and Financing State and Local Governments 



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