By David McKay
Now in its 8th version, this well known creation tackles the newest tendencies in American politics and society via rationalization, analyses, and interpretations of presidency approaches – including important context for college kids through contemplating those strategies and advancements from a global perspective.
- Fully up-to-date to take account of the numerous contemporary advancements in American politics and society – exploring some of the most turbulent political arenas witnessed in decades
- Features new chapters on environmental politics and the Obama presidency
- Shifts its concentration from the space among public expectancies and govt functionality to the more and more divisive ideological weather of America’s political system
- Benefits from a student-friendly sort and layout with a number of illustrations and a number of beneficial pedagogical gains, together with chronologies, biographies, and definition containers highlighting key recommendations and arguable issues
- Offers thought-provoking insights into the social heritage to modern politics in the United States, whereas totally embracing the newest advancements and contemplating those from a non-U.S. perspective
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