American Government: Freedom and Power

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W.W. Norton, 2000 - Holocaust survivors - 737 pages
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The historical and analytical approach to American politics is strengthened in the 2000 presidential election edition of this textbook. It has been redesigned and the core of the argument boxes is greatly enhanced. Brought up to date with new chapters on public policy and foreign policy, two new themes, Globalization and Democracy, and Elections 2000 are introduced.

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Theodore Jay Lowi was born in Gadsden, Alabama on July 9, 1931. He received a bachelor's degree from Michigan State University and a master's degree and a doctorate in political science from Yale University. He taught at Cornell University from 1959 to 1965, returned in 1972 and remained the John L. Senior professor of American institutions until he was granted emeritus status in 2015. He was a political scientist who wrote numerous books including The End of Liberalism: The Second Republic of the United States, The Politics of Disorder, American Government: Incomplete Conquest, The Personal President, and Hyperpolitics: An Interactive Dictionary of Political Science written with Mauro Calise. He also edited The Pursuit of Justice by Robert F. Kennedy. He died on February 17, 2017 at the age of 85.

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