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Revel for Government By the People, 2016 Presidential Election Edition -- Access Card, 26th edition

  • David B. Magleby
  • Paul C. Light
  • Christine L. Nemacheck

Published by Pearson (April 17th 2017) - Copyright © 2018

26th edition

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Overview

Explore American politics through the Constitution
Revel™ Government by the People provides a thorough, Constitution-based introduction to the foundational principles, processes, and institutions of American government. Throughout, authors David Magleby, Paul Light, and Christine Nemacheck highlight the central role that people play in a constitutional democracy, inspiring students to see how similarities and differences in political beliefs continue to shape government to this day. In order to boost student engagement with key concepts, the 2016 Presidential Election Edition incorporates coverage of contemporary issues that dominate today’s headlines, as well as the most up-to-date data.

Revel is Pearson’s newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, Revel replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, Revel is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience — for less than the cost of a traditional textbook.
 
NOTE: Revel is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for the standalone Revel access card. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

Table of contents

PART I: CONSTITUTIONAL PRINCIPLES
1. Constitutional Democracy
2. Constitutional Foundations
3. American Federalism
 
PART II: THE POLITICAL PROCESS
4. The American Political Landscape
5. Interest Groups
6. Political Parties
7. Public Opinion, Ideology, Participation, and Voting
8. Campaigns and Elections
9. The Media and U.S. Politics
 
PART III: POLICY-MAKING INSTITUTIONS
10. Congress
11. The Presidency
12. The Federal Bureaucracy and Public Policy
13. The Judiciary
 
PART IV: RIGHTS AND LIBERTIES
14. Civil Liberties
15. Civil Rights
 
PART V: THE POLITICS OF NATIONAL POLICY
16. Economic and Social Policy
17. Foreign and Defense Policy

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