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Essentials of American Government Roots and Reform, 2012 Election Edition

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ISBN-10: 0205883990

ISBN-13: 9780205883998

Edition: 11th 2014

Authors: Karen J. O'Connor, Larry J. Sabato, Alixandra B. Yanus

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Understand American government today by exploring its evolution over time This text is guided by the belief that students must first understand the origins of American government to fully understand the issues facing the United States today. It offers the strongest coverage of both history and current events of any college textbook devoted to American politics. Essentials of American Government: Roots and Reform provides the historical context students need to understand our government and the most crucial and controversial issues affecting the nation in the 21st century, in an essentials format. The end result: students that are more informed citizens that will make thoughtful political choices in the future. A better teaching and learning experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience–for you and your students. Here's how:Personalize Learning MyPoliSciLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. Now compatible with BlackBoard. Engage Students Meticulously updated and visually appealing, students will find the most up to date coverage, examples and scholarship surrounding the current issues being debated today. Improve Critical Thinking Learning Objectives open each chapter, giving students a clear learning path through the material. Strong end of chapter material – summaries, key terms, short quizzes - give students the tools to review for tests and quizzes. Support Instructors A full set of supplements, including an Instructor's Manual, Test Bank, Computerized Test Bank, PowerPoint presentation, and MyPoliSciLab provide instructors with the support they need to teach effectively and efficiently.
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Book details

List price: $144.67
Edition: 11th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 12/21/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.288
Language: English

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.