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American government and politics : a concise introduction

Author: Robert Singh
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, 2003.
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Written for all students of politics coming to the subject for the first time, this textbook provides a lively and accessible introduction and guide to all the main features and characteristics of one of the most distinctive and complex political systems in the world.

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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Singh, Robert.
American government and politics.
London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, 2003
(DLC) 2002109397
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Singh
ISBN: 9781848605084 1848605080 1412933501 9781412933506 9780761940937 0761940936 9780761940944 0761940944 9781446215098 1446215091 128036856X 9781280368561 9786610368563 6610368562
OCLC Number: 70774170
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 342 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Contents; List of Exhibits and Tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 --
Americanism; Chapter 2 --
The US Constitution; Chapter 3 --
Political Parties and the Party System; Chapter 4 --
Elections and Voting Behaviour; Chapter 5 --
Presidential Selection; Chapter 6 --
The Presidency; Chapter 7 --
Congress; Chapter 8 --
The Supreme Court; Chapter 9 --
Interest Groups; Chapter 10 --
The Federal Bureaucracy; Chapter 11 --
Domestic Policy; Chapter 12 --
Foreign Policy; Chapter 13 --
Conclusion; Appendix I: Glossary; Appendix II: The Constitution of the United States of America; Bibliography; Index.
Other Titles: American government & politics
Responsibility: Robert Singh.
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`Rob Singh has written a finely organized and informative textbook that combines to an unusually high degree analytical clarity, accessibility of style and form, and an enlightened scepticism about  Read more...


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`Full of topical information and written with sparkling clarity, this book is a short-cut to excellence for the discriminating student' - Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones, Professor of American History, Read more...

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