A republic divided

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  • Creator the Annenberg Democracy Project
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press ; [Radnor, PA] : Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, [2007] ©2007
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • xxiv, 260 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780195325270, 0195325273
  • OCLC ocm77830054

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • The role of public education in educating for democracy / Daniel Romer, Patrick E. Jamieson, and Bruce W. Hardy -- The effectiveness of the press in serving the needs of American democracy / Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Bruce W. Hardy, and Daniel Romer -- Understanding the public's relationship to government / Mary McIntosh -- The three branches of government : powers, relationships, and checks / Mark A. Peterson -- The legislative branch : assessing the partisan Congress / Paul J. Quirk -- The executive branch in red and blue / Joel D. Aberbach -- The judicial branch : judging America's judges / Kevin T. McGuire -- The three branches of government : comparative trust and performance / Mark A. Peterson
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