GATEWAYS TO DEMOCRACY, ESSENTIALS begins and ends with student engagement. This new textbook by authors John G. Geer, Wendy J. Schiller, Jeffrey A. Segal, and Dana K. Glencross peels back the layers of the American political system to expose its inner workings and examine how competing interests can both facilitate and block the peopleas will. The authors provide a realistic yet optimistic view of the ways American Government can both be influenced by students and responsive to their hopes and dreams. GATEWAYS TO DEMOCRACY covers the core concepts required in an introductory course while challenging students to figure out their own standards for the society in which they want to live in the twenty-first century. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.But support for the protection of civil liberties usually rebounds after the crisis ends. (pp. 113a116) 5. The scope of First Amendment ... Even in wartime, the courts have almost always protected the press from government censorship, A full narrative summary is on the booka#39;s website. ... branch to protect civil liberties? 3. What is the selective incorporation doctrine? 4. What is the compelling interest test? 5. ... More review questions and answers and chapter quizzes are on the booka#39;s 7.
|Title||:||Gateways to Democracy: An Introduction to American Government, Essentials|
|Author||:||John Geer, Wendy Schiller, Jeffrey Segal, Dana Glencross|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-01-01|