Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 June 2003

560 Pages | 7 figures

ISBN: 9780199250493

Bookseller Code (06)

Governing America

The Politics of a Divided Democracy

Edited by Robert Singh

  • Governing America fills a real gap in the existing textbook market on US politics - it covers the basics of US politics as well as topical issues that will interest students, such as capital punishment, gun control, abortion and gay rights
  • Covers all the elements of a US politics course in an accessible and thorough way
  • Tightly edited with international experts, producing an integrated and fully coherent volume
  • Innovative learning aids throughout, including 'Definition' boxes, 'Constitutional Influences' boxes, 'Core Academic Debates' boxes, 'Is America Different?' boxes, a guide to further reading, web links and a glossary of key terms
  • Incorporates the impact of September 11 on all areas of US domestic and foreign policy, as well as including an excellent summary chapter, putting September 11 into context

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