Politics in America, 2018 Elections and Updates Edition, 11th edition
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Politics in America introduces the political struggles that drive democracy, examining the participants, stakes, processes and institutional arenas that comprise the power game of American politics. Focusing on conflict and controversy, the authors challenge you to consider and discuss key contemporary issues.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2020
Subject: Political Science
Category: American Government
Table of contents
PART I: POLITICS
1. Politics. Who Gets What, When, and How
2. Political Culture
PART II: CONSTITUTION
3. The Constitution. Limiting Governmental Power
4. Federalism. Dividing Governmental Power
PART III: PARTICIPANTS
5. Opinion and Participation. Thinking and Acting in Politics
6. Media, Politics, and Communication. Setting the Political Agenda?
7. Political Parties. Organizing Politics
8. Campaigns and Elections
9. Interest Groups. Getting Their Share and More
PART IV: INSTITUTIONS
10. Congress. Politics on Capitol Hill
11. The President. White House Politics
12. The Bureaucracy. Bureaucratic Politics
13. Courts. Judicial Politics
PART V: OUTCOMES
14. Politics and Personal Liberty
15. Politics and Civil Rights
16. Politics and the Economy
17. Politics and Social Welfare
18. Politics and National Security
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