American Government in Black and White by Paula McClainAmerican Government in Black and White by Paula McClain

American Government in Black and White

byPaula McClain, Steven Tauber

Paperback | January 2, 2017

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American Government in Black and White, Third Edition, is a unique introduction to American government that uses racial and ethnic equality as its underlying theme. Authors Paula D. McClain and Steven C. Tauber address issues of inequality in major facets of government, including the U.S.Constitution, key American political institutions and instruments of political behavior, and the making of public policy. Engaging the original voices of racial and ethnic actors in our nation's history, they show students how to measure and evaluate the importance of equality in America, from itsfounding up to today.
Paula D. McCLain is Professor of Political Science, Professor of Public Policy, Dean of the Graduate School, Vice Provost for Graduate Education, and Co-Director of the Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in the Social Sciences at Duke University. Steven C. Tauber is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Go...
Title:American Government in Black and WhiteFormat:PaperbackDimensions:672 pages, 9.25 × 7.5 × 0.68 inPublished:January 2, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0190298790

ISBN - 13:9780190298791

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"I find this book important, fascinating, and useful. It commits strongly to the view that race and inequality are so deeply formative in American politics that we can productively study all the canonical elements of American political structures through that lens." --Alec Ewald, University of Vermont