American government: continuity and change

Front Cover
Longman, 2001 - Political Science - 674 pages
1 Review
This new edition of the number one book in American government continues to provide the most current and engaging introduction available for the course. Written with the belief that knowledge of the development of American government is integral to fully understand our current political system, "American Government: Continuity and Change" offers a strong historical perspective that highlights the evolution of government and engages students with examples relevant to their lives.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - drinkingtea - LibraryThing

The pain, the agony, the waste of tuition money that could have gone towards a class that isn't a repeat of what I had to take in 1990! Great for practicing walking with poise, since if it falls off of your head, it won't break anything other than maybe your nose. Read full review

Contents

THE POLITICAL LANDSCAPE 2 CHAPTER 2 THE CONSTITUTION
3
Characteristics of American Democracy
12
PARTI FOUNDATIONS OF GOVERNMENT 1 The Political Landscape 2
23
Copyright

77 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (2001)

Dr. Sabato is an election analyst, a former Rhodes Scholar & Danforth fellow. He has appeared on dozens of nationally broadcast television shows, including "Nightline", "Face the Nation", "The Today Show", "Good Morning America", "48 Hours", "Larry King Live", & the "Jim Lehrer News Hour". He has served on many national & state commissions & is the recipient of more than two dozen major scholarships, grants & academic awards.

Bibliographic information