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ISBN-13 9780205082988ISBN-10 020508298X
ISBN-10 0-205-67979-XISBN-13 978-0-205-67979-9
Author(s): Pamela Fiber-Ostrow
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2010 Pages: 144

This brief, one-color supplement covers all of the essential topics of California government and politics in a condensed format.  Each chapter concludes with a series of student resources, which include short answer questions to stimulate critical thinking, multiple choice questions to assess chapter comprehension, and web sites for research or exploration.

Table of Contents:

Chapter 1: Introduction to California Politics

Chapter 2: The California Constitution

Chapter 3: Local Government

Chapter 4: Political Participation in California

Chapter 5: Interest Groups and Political Parties in California

Chapter 6: The Legislative Branch

Chapter 7: The Executive Branch

Chapter 8: The Courts and the Judicial System

Chapter 9: Public Policy in California