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Living Democracy, Texas Edition, 4th Edition

By Daniel M. Shea, Joanne Connor Green, Christopher E. Smith, L. Tucker Gibson, Clay Robison

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 15, 2013


Participate in your American government.


This version of Living Democracy, 2012 Election Edition includes all thirteen chapters from Gibson/Robison’s Government and Politics in the Lone Star State, 8/e at a lower price point than the two books packaged together. It is available only through the Pearson Custom Library (PCL). To order, click here


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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: The Social and Economic Milieu of Texas Politics 

Chapter 17: The Texas Constitution

Chapter 18: Texas Government and Politics in the Federal System

Chapter 19: Interest Groups and Political Power in Texas  

Chapter 20: The Mass Media in Texas Politics                  

Chapter 21: The Party System in Texas 

Chapter 22: Elections, Campaigns, and Political Behavior in Texas

Chapter 23: The Texas Legislature

Chapter 24: The Texas Executive

Chapter 25: The Texas Bureaucracy and Policy Implementation

Chapter 26: The Judicial System in Texas

Chapter 27: Local Government in Texas

Chapter 28: Contemporary Public Policy Issue in Texas






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Living Democracy, Texas Edition, 4th Edition

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