Steffen W. Schmidt, Mack C. Shelley, Barbara A. Brades
Cengage Learning; 10th edition
For many; American politics and government have never been more interesting–or more important. A new four-color design; up-to-date political news and analysis and an affordable price make American Government And Politics Today; Brief 10th Edition; 2018-2019; an ideal resource to engage today’s students. Authors Shelley; Schmidt; and Bardes help college students understand America’s complex and fascinating political system — and show them how they can participate in the political process. Praised for its balanced coverage; readability and clarity; the textbook examines all the key concepts of American Government while providing interesting features that focus on active citizenship. The 10th edition gives ample space to the rise of President Donald Trump; his populist campaign and use of the media as well as to other current topics such as government surveillance; security leaks and voting restrictions.
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