This text introduces students to the basics of American government using the framework of democracy as an ideal that is continually striven for.
- Hardback | 709 pages
- 203.2 x 254 x 27.94mm | 1,474.17g
- 15 Nov 1995
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
Table of contents
Foundations of American Democracy. Approaching Democracy. The Founding: America's First Approach to Democracy. The Constitution. Federalism. Institutions of American Democracy. Congress. The Presidency. The Judiciary. The Bureaucracy. Processes of American Democracy. Public Opinion. Political Parties. Participation, Voting, and Elections. Interest Groups. The Media. Liberties and Rights in American Democracy. Civil Liberties. Civil Rights and Political Equality. Policymaking in American Democracy. Public Policy. Economic Policy. Foreign Policy.