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Politics and society in American history.

by James Morton Smith

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by James Morton Smith.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.6 .S59
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5287906M
      ISBN 100136867820
      LC Control Number72007303
      OCLC/WorldCa402353

      Winberg is a PhD Candidate at the History Department of Åbo Akademi University in Finland working on modern American political history and mass media. His dissertation project explores the relationship between politics and entertainment television in the seventies, focusing on the popular sitcom All in the Family as the driver of change. Popular on AARP Politics & Society. Age Discrimination Costs the Nation $ Billion. Bias against older workers hurts economic growth. Women 50 and Older Could Decide the Election. A wide majority are still undecided. Your Membership. Members earn points on select Walgreens-brand health and wellness products.

      American Politics and Society is a clear and concise introduction to US politics which explains, analyses, and interprets the processes of US government and, crucially, appraises them from a non-US perspective.. This completely revised new edition takes in the many changes which have occurred in US politics and explores the ‘political and ideological polarization’ which some . Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Politics & Government Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

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