Soft Bound Version for AM GOV 2017-2018 https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1260110567.jpeg 5 9781260110562 Designed with today’s students in mind, AM GOV is a concise, magazine style program that teaches students how to think critically, and politically. With an emphasis on current events, AM GOV engages its readers through approachable content and digital tools that are proven to help students better understand and connect with the concepts and language used in the AM GOV course.
Soft Bound Version for AM GOV 2017-2018

Soft Bound Version for AM GOV 2017-2018

5th Edition
By Joseph Losco
ISBN10: 1260110567
ISBN13: 9781260110562
Copyright: 2017
09781260110562

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Chapter 1: Citizenship in Our Changing Democracy
Chapter 2: The Constitution:The Foundation of Citizens’ Rights
Chapter 3: Federalism: Citizenshipand the Dispersal of Power
Chapter 4: Civil Liberties: Expanding Citizens’ Rights
Chapter 5: Civil Rights: Toward a More Equal Citizenry
Chapter 6: Public Opinion
Chapter 7: Political Participation: Equal Opportunities and Unequal Voices
Chapter 8: Interest Groups in America
Chapter 9: Parties and Political Campaigns: Citizensand the Electoral Process
Chapter 10: Media
Chapter 11: Congress: Doing the People’s Business
Chapter 12: The Presidency: Power and Paradox
Chapter 13: Bureaucracy: Citizensas Owners and Consumers
Chapter 14: The Courts: JudicialPower in a Democratic Setting
Chapter 15: Public Policy: Responding to Citizens
Chapter 16: Foreign and Defense Policy: Protecting American Interests inthe World

About the Author

Joseph Losco

Joseph Losco is professor emeritus of political science atBall State University, director emeritus of the Bowen Center for PublicAffairs, and currently adjunct professor of political science at LoyolaUniversity of Chicago. He teaches courses in political theory and Americangovernment. Losco has published in the areas of public policy and politicaltheory. His publications include Political Theory: Classic and ContemporaryReadings (Oxford University Press) and Human Nature and Politics, co-editedwith Albert Somit (JAI Press). At the Bowen Center, Losco founded and directedthe annual Hoosier Survey of public opinion and shared responsibility for theVoting System Technical Oversight Program (VSTOP), which conducts voting systemstudies for the Indiana secretary of state. His research has been funded bygrants from the Pew Charitable Trusts and the U.S. Election AssistanceCommission. He serves as consultant to VSTOP and as an expert in voting systemtechnology. Losco received his B.A. and M.A. from Pennsylvania State Universityand his Ph.D. from Temple University. He has been married to his wife Marciafor over 40 years and has a son, Michael, who practices internationalarbitration law in New York City.