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The American political dictionary

A dictionary and study guide that provides information about over 1,300 significant agencies, cases, and statutes related to American politics; arranged alphabetically within fourteen subject categories
Print Book, English, ©2002
Harcourt College Publishers, Fort Worth, Tex., ©2002
viii, 759 pages ; 24 cm
9780155068674, 0155068679
Political ideas
The United States constitution and the federal union
Parties, politics, interest groups, and elections
The legislative process: congress and the state legislatures
The executive: office and powers
Public administration: organization and personnel
The judicial process: courts and law enforcement
Civil liberties, civil rights, immigration, and citizenship
Finance and taxation
Business and labor
Agriculture, energy, and environment
Health, education, and welfare
Foreign policy and national defense
State and local government
Includes index