Politics in the USA
6th Revised edition
By (author) Maurice J. C. Vile
Normal Price: $75.99
Your Price: $68.39 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.60! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.42 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days, Not for Xmas
Politics in the USA by Maurice J. C. Vile
Book DescriptionThis highly acclaimed introduction to the essential elements of the American political system is now available in a new edition, having been fully revised and updated to take into account the considerable developments in American politics over the last ten years. Written in an accessible manner, Politics in the USA establishes a framework from which to understand the intricacies of politics in the world's most powerful nation. This new edition provides students with: * essential background and history of the American political system as well as an explanation of the key structures, processes and institutions * a chapter on the significant developments in US foreign policy under Clinton and George W. Bush * analysis of Bush's Presidency and the rise of neo-conservatism * discussion of controversial issues such as gun control, abortion, gay rights, and stem cell research * suggestions for further reading and websites in each chapter. This is the most accessible, comprehensive and up-to-date textbook on American politics and will be of interest to students of American politics and international relations and politics.
Buy Politics in the USA book by Maurice J. C. Vile from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415414180
(234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Maurice J. C. Vile
Constitutionalism and the Separation of Powers, Hardback (January 1998)» View all books by Maurice J. C. Vile
Including the complete, original text from 1967 and an epilogue entitled "A Model of a Theory of Constitutionalism", this revised edition traces the history of constitutionalism from the English Civil War to the present day. The text concludes with a look at critics of the doctrine.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Politics in the USA book by Maurice J. C. Vile and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Maurice J. C. Vile
M. J. C. Vile is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Kent.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687