The Complete Idiot S Guide To U S Government And Politics

Autor: Franco Scardino
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781592578535
File Size: 10,50 MB
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Presents an introduction to American government and politics, discussing such topics as the responsibilities of each branch of government, the Constitution, political parties, and how economic, foreign, and defense policies are formulated.

Idiot S Guides U S Government And Politics 2e

Autor: Franco Scardino
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1465458034
File Size: 64,78 MB
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Do you really know how the U.S. government operates? Most Americans have simply forgotten what they learned in their high school government class. Providing an updated history and comprehensive overview, Idiot's Guides: U.S. Government & Politics, Second Edition, is written to help readers gain an understanding about the origins of the U.S government, in addition to its complex political system and key forces that drive a successful nation. Suitable reading for supplement coursework in high school government or civics classes or college political science classes, Idiot's Guides: U.S. Government & Politics, Second Edition, details the three branches of the U.S. government, the political process in America, civil liberties and rights, and how public policy is formed.

The Complete Idiot S Guide To World Conflicts 2e

Autor: Steven D. Strauss
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440696764
File Size: 65,60 MB
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Cold hard facts on the world's hot spots. Now readers can make sense of the daily headlines with an examination of the sides and issues of evolving conflicts. This updated edition provides coverage of all of the hot conflict spots in our world today, background and history, new and added coverage of the war on terror, and up-to- date coverage on the Middle East, including Iraq. * As Iraq continues to dominate the news, there is, unfortunately, no shortage of other trouble spots-this guide looks at conflicts around the globe * An accurate reference source for high school and college students, and a great overview for people who want more in-depth understanding of daily events

The Complete Idiot S Guide To The U S Constitution

Autor: Timothy Harper
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440626146
File Size: 43,51 MB
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The "living" document that changed the world. One of the most revered, imitated, and controversial government documents in the world, the U.S. Constitution serves as the foundation for the American government and shapes the lives of Americans every day. But how many know its history and the impact it's had on American laws and practices throughout history? This guide serves as the most current and accessible handbook to this all-important document. -Covers the document itself, as well as controversial interpretations and decisions Download a sample chapter.

Idiot S Guides The U S Constitution 2e

Autor: Timothy Harper
Publisher: Alpha Books
ISBN: 9781465454362
File Size: 10,44 MB
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One of the most revered, imitated, and controversial governmental documents in the world, the U.S. Constitution serves as the foundation for the American government and shapes the lives of Americans every day. Yet, how many of us know its history and the impact it has on guiding our ever evolving nation? Idiot's Guides: The U.S. Constitution, Second Edition, provides you a clear look at the one single document that defines America. Suitable supplemental reading for students in high school government/civics classes and college political science classes, this guide covers the birth of the Constitution and the history and details of its amendments.

The Complete Idiot S Guide To Economics 2nd Edition

Autor: Tom Gorman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101478381
File Size: 77,87 MB
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Dollars and sense. For both general readers and students, The Complete Idiot's GuideĀ® to Economics, Second Edition, clearly explains macroeconomics and microeconomics, covering the dynamics of the markets, consumer behavior, business, budgets and taxation, recession and expansion, unemployment and inflation, fiscal policy, and international trade. This user-friendly second edition also discusses depression, wartime economics, and situational economics such as healthcare and energy. ? With the economy topping the headlines every day, the timing is right for a second edition ? Will appeal to anyone getting an MBA or taking economics courses, as well as general readers who want to learn about economics in terms they can understand

The Complete Idiot S Guide To Grant Writing

Autor: Waddy Thompson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781592571512
File Size: 51,92 MB
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Offers advice to grant writers on how to obtain the funds most suitable to given needs, covering such areas as writing a statement of need, developing a budget, and building partnerships.

How Washington Actually Works For Dummies

Autor: Greg Rushford
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118312953
File Size: 65,18 MB
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Go inside the political process in Washington, and learn how the government's power has grown through the years. Discover the ins and outs of what is done by federal bureaucrats, lobbyists, Congress, and the president.

The Complete Idiot S Guide To 20th Century History

Autor: Alan Axelrod
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780028633855
File Size: 48,73 MB
Format: PDF
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Provides an overview of the people, events, and ideas that shaped the twentieth century, covering wars and political conflicts, innovations in technology, and the contributions of such great minds as Sigmund Freud and Albert Einstein