Lanahan Readings in the American Polity

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  • Author : A. N. N. Serow
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 722 pages
  • ISBN : 9781930398191
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Is Voting for Young People?

Is Voting for Young People?
  • Author : Martin P. Wattenberg
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 October 2015
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This book focuses on the root causes of the generation gap in voter turnout—changes in media consumption habits over time. It lays out an argument as to why young people have been tuning out politics in recent years, both in the United States and in other established democracies.

The Phantom Public

The Phantom Public
  • Author : Walter Lippmann
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 July 2017
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In an era disgusted with politicians and the various instruments of "direct democracy," Walter Lippmann's The Phantom Public remains as relevant as ever. It reveals Lippmann at a time when he was most critical of the ills of American democracy. Antipopulist in sentiment, this volume defends elitism as a serious and distinctive intellectual option, one with considerable precursors in the American past. Lippmann's demythologized view of the American system of government resonates today.The Phantom Public discusses the "disenchanted man"

Classic Ideas and Current Issues in American Government

Classic Ideas and Current Issues in American Government
  • Author : Meenekshi Bose,John J. DiIulio
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release : 01 January 2006
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This reader offers succinct overviews of classic ideas and foundations of American government framed by contemporary issues and writings. Students are introduced to the classic debates, institutions, and individuals that shape American politics through key primary documents and shown how these issues remain at the core of policy making today. The included readings highlight questions about contemporary topics such as homeland security and affirmative action without losing touch with the timeless dilemmas of liberty, equality, and power.

Feeding Frenzy

Feeding Frenzy
  • Author : Larry Sabato
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 23 May 1991
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Shows how attack journalism, attempts to discredit politicians due to personal behavior, has diverted the public's attention from real issues, discouraged worthy candidates, and damaged the press itself

Debating Reform

Debating Reform
  • Author : Richard J. Ellis,Michael Nelson
  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release : 20 December 2019
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Getting students away from spouting opinions about highly-charged partisan issues, Debating Reform, Fourth Edition looks at key questions about reforming political institutions, with contributed pieces written by top scholars specifically for the volume. Each pro or con essay considers a concrete proposal for reforming the political system. By focusing on institutions, rather than liberal or conservative public policies, students tend to leave behind ideology and grapple with claims and evidence to draw their own conclusions and build their own arguments.

American Government

American Government
  • Author : Scott F. Abernathy
  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Release : 27 November 2017
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American government is not just one story—it’s many stories. Our stories. And they are still being told. In American Government: Stories of a Nation, author Scott Abernathy tunes in to the voices of America’s people, showing how diverse ideas throughout our nation’s history have shaped our political institutions, our identities, the way we participate and behave, the laws we live by, and the challenges we face. His storytelling approach brings the core concepts of government to

American Government

American Government
  • Author : Theodore J. Lowi,Benjamin Ginsberg,Kenneth A. Shepsle
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release : 01 March 2008
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American Government, Brief Tenth Edition, is the only brief text that offers an analytical approach, comprehensive coverage of the core concepts and major topics of American politics, and lots of pedagogical help for students.

The Big Sort

The Big Sort
  • Author : Bill Bishop
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 11 May 2009
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The award-winning journalist reveals the untold story of why America is so culturally and politically divided in this groundbreaking book. Armed with startling demographic data, Bill Bishop demonstrates how Americans have spent decades sorting themselves into alarmingly homogeneous communities—not by region or by state, but by city and neighborhood. With ever-increasing specificity, we choose the communities and media that are compatible with our lifestyles and beliefs. The result is a country that has become so ideologically inbred that people

By the People

By the People
  • Author : James A. Morone,Rogan Kersh
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 15 December 2014
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In a storytelling approach that weaves contemporary examples together with historical context, By the People explores the themes and ideas that drive the great debates in American government and politics. It introduces students to big questions like: Who governs? How does our system ofgovernment work? What does government do? and Who are we? By challenging students with these questions, the text gets them to think about, engage with, and debate the merits of U.S. government and politics. Ideal for