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Living Democracy, California Edition, 4th Edition

By Daniel M. Shea, Joanne Connor Green, Christopher E. Smith, Mona Field

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 15, 2013

Description

Participate in your American government.

 

This version of Living Democracy, 2012 Election Edition includes all fifteen chapters from Field’s California Government and Politics Today, 14/e at a lower price than the two books packaged together. It is available only through the Pearson Custom Library (PCL). To order, click here http://www.pearsoncustomlibrary.com/?lib=40&act=listbooks#book:341.

 

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: American Government: Democracy in Action

Chapter 2: Early Governance and the Constitutional Framework

Chapter 3: Federalism

Chapter 4: Civil Liberties

Chapter 5: Civil Rights

Chapter 6: Congress

Chapter 7: The Presidency

Chapter 8: Bureaucracy

Chapter 9: The Judiciary

Chapter 10: Political Socialization and Public Opinion

Chapter 11: The Politics of the Media

Chapter 12: Interest Groups and Civic and Political Engagement

Chapter 13: Elections and Political Parties in America

Chapter 14: The Policy Process and Economic Policy

Chapter 15: Foreign and National Security Policy

Chapter 16: California Politics in Perspective

Chapter 17: The Californians: Land, People, and Political Culture
Chapter 18: California’s Historical Development
Chapter 19: Freedom And Equality: California’s Delicate Balance
Chapter 20: Media Influences and Interest Groups in California
Chapter 21: Political Parties and Other Voluntary Organizations in California
Chapter 22: California Campaigns and Elections: Too Many?
Chapter 23: The California Legislature
Chapter 24: California’s Plural Executive: Governor plus Seven
Chapter 25: Paying the Bills: California’s Budget Struggles
Chapter 26: California Courts and Judges
Chapter 27: Criminal Justice and Civil Law in California
Chapter 28: California City Governments: Providing the Basics
Chapter 29: Counties, Special Districts, and Education K-Graduate in California
Chapter 30: Challenges for California’s Future

 

Glossary

Notes

Credits

Index

Answer Key

 

 

Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-205-96604-7

ISBN-13: 978-0-205-96604-2

Format: Alternate Binding

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