American Politics : A Beginner's Guide, Paperback Book

American Politics : A Beginner's Guide Paperback

Part of the Beginner's Guides series

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To understand the world events today, you need to understand American politics.

Exploring the principles enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, Jon Roper provides a sharp analysis of how history has shaped the way America governs itself.

Examining the recent emergence of the right-wing Tea Party movement, President Obama's administration, American foreign policy, and the role of powerful lobbies, this is the perfect primer for anyone interested in the world's most powerful (and controversial) country.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Oneworld Publications
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Politics & government
  • ISBN: 9781851688173



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I'd highly recommend this book to anyone bamboozled by the coverage of American politics. The author delves into the issues of race, foreign policy, religion and the history of the formation of the US and how these have an impact on the political situation.

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