|Other titles||Government of monarchie, aristocracie, oligarchie, and democracie, described|
|Genre||Early works to 1800|
|Series||Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 1770:4|
|The Physical Object|
Explore our list of Politics & Government - General & Miscellaneous Books at Barnes & Noble®. Get your order fast and stress free with free curbside pickup. Covid Safety Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. The term government describes the means by which a society organizes itself and allocates authority in order to accomplish collective goals and provide benefits that the society as a whole needs. Among the goals that governments around the world seek to accomplish are economic prosperity for the nation, secure national borders, and the safety and well-being of citizens. The sub-title of this book is “How to get big things done in government” and the book provides great case studies on how large government change has been accomplished and the unsung heroes behind the scenes making it happen. What are the principles of government described in the book the Two Treatises of Government 1. The people possess the rights to life, liberty, and property. 2. The government's purpose is to protect peoples rights 3. The people may replace a government that fails in this purpose. Why was the Declaration of Independence Necessary?
With younger kids, it helps to start with the concrete, and the most recognizable feature of our government is our president. This nonfiction book for kids ages 5 to 7 gives a simple, straightforward overview of the president’s job complete with a vibrant layout and fun details about real-life presidents up through President Barack Obama. For technical or practice questions regarding the Green Book please call () or e-mail [email protected] Looking to purchase a print copy of the Green Book? Printed copies of the Green Book will only be available from the U.S. Government Bookstore at the Government Printing Office. Government is Good: An Unapologetic Defense of a Vital Institution is a truly remarkable book. Professor Amy explains the functions of government in our daily lives in a way that no one else does. It is a book that should be read by everyone, especially by those who think they already know everything that is worth knowing about s: The book provides an important opportunity for students to learn the core concepts of American Government and understand how those concepts apply to their lives and the world around them. Changes made in American Government 2e are described in the preface to help instructors transition to the second edition.
George Orwell’s is a classic book depicting a populace ruled by a political regime that persecutes individualism and independent critical thinking as “thoughtcrimes” that must be enforced by the “thought police.” This party seeks power above all, and, through the propagandist Ministry of Truth, presents the people with their version of truth and casts away all other [ ]. Term Description Examples Autocracy: Autocracy is a system of government in which supreme power (social and political) is concentrated in the hands of one person or polity, whose decisions are subject to neither external legal restraints nor regularized mechanisms of popular control (except perhaps for the implicit threat of a coup d'état or mass insurrection). Chapter 1 1 CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCING GOVERNMENT IN AMERICA PEDAGOGICAL FEATURES p. 4 Figure The Political Disengagement of College Students Today p. 5 Figure Age and Political Knowledge: and Compared p. 6 Figure Presidential Election Turnout Rates by Age, – p. 12 Figure The Policymaking System p. 13 Table Types of Public Policies. In America, we use the term to refer to the three branches of the Federal system, or to describe the evil forces collectively known as The Man. As DeMar demonstrates, however, government isa fundamental element of human existence—the most basic governmental unit being the family, which exists for the government of children.