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eText: 
ISBN-13 9780205934669ISBN-10 0205934668
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-205-86561-5ISBN-13 978-0-205-86561-1
Author(s): George C. Edwards; Martin P. Wattenberg; Robert L. Lineberry
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2014 Pages: 736
Description

See why politics matters

Government in America illustrates the impact that government has on every American–especially students.

This practical text motivates students to become active participants in our political system and helps interest students in government by presenting a public policy view of American government.

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–Features such as “You Are the Policymaker” encourage students to become active participants in politics. Visually stunning new design and more entry points into MyPoliSciLab allow students to engage with text material via video, audio, simulations, and data set exercises.

  • 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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