Understanding American Politics and Government, Brief Edition (2nd Edition)
Publish Date: 2011-01-06
Author: John J. Coleman;Kenneth M. Goldstein;William G. Howell
Updated in a new 2nd edition, Understanding American Politics and Government provides students with a substantive foundation on the fundamentals of our government while enlisting them to become more discerning consumers of political information, better decision-makers and more effective citizens. Using a journalistic, example-rich narrative, this unique text schools students in the building blocks of good social science by distinguishing between the concepts of correlation and causation.
*The Brief version of this text contains abbreviated coverage of all the major topic areas*