The best-selling book published for American Government, AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS 2008 EDITION enables students to experience the excitement that comes from active, informed citizenship. Bardes, Shelley, and Schmidt's text is renowned for providing unbiased, comprehensive, and up-to-date coverage of constitutional, governmental, political, social, and economic structures and processes in a concisely organized package. Inspiring and captivating, the text's overriding theme is the importance of informed active citizenship. The pedagogy underscores this theme by soliciting critical thinking about political issues and encouraging students to become involved the political process. With keen awareness of its audience, AMERICAN GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS 2008 EDITION incorporates current examples, the Internet, and other media to stimulate learning and excitement about American government. This truly interactive text gives students more than reading material--it gives them tools to become good citizens. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.David N. Hartman Rancho Santiago College, Santa Ana, California Robert M. Herman Moorpark College, California ... and St. Josepha#39;s University, Philadelphia Pauline Schloesser Texas Southern University, Houston Eleanor A. Schwabanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Government and Politics Today: The Essentials 2008|
|Author||:||Barbara Bardes, Mack Shelley, Steffen Schmidt|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2008-01-02|