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The Resource U.S. government, Mike Wilson, book editor

U.S. government, Mike Wilson, book editor

Label
U.S. government
Title
U.S. government
Statement of responsibility
Mike Wilson, book editor
Title variation
United States government
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of seventeen controversial essays that debate issues concerning the U.S. Government including religion in political decisions, government bureaucracy, judicial and executive powers, and the effectiveness of lobbyists
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Library Media Connection starred, August 2008
Dewey number
320/.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett School Solutions
LC call number
JK40
LC item number
.U84 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wilson, Mike
Series statement
Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Label
U.S. government, Mike Wilson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-133) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Americans are cynical about government / Robert B. Reich -- U.S leaders can revive trust in government / Nick Gillespie -- Religious expression undermines public debate / Ray Suarez -- Religious expression is essential to public debate / Newt Gingrich -- Government bureaucracy is not effective / Joe D. Jones -- Government bureaucracy can be effective / Jacob S. Hacker -- Lobbyists have too much power / John Dickerson -- Lobbyists are valuable and necessary / Mark A. Hofmann -- Courts should not have the power of judicial review / Jeremy Waldron -- Courts should have the power of judicial review / Scott Gerber -- The executive power should be reduced / Al Gore -- The executive power should not be reduced / David B. Rivkin Jr. -- Mayors should have more power / Richard C. Schragger -- Government can help the people / Thom Hartmann -- Government is not suited to help the people / Bob Burg -- Religion should influence political decisions / Chris Kellerman -- Religion should not influence political decisions / Sam Harris
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780737738759
Lccn
2007036335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • fol11719022
  • (ICrlF)10144U
Label
U.S. government, Mike Wilson, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-133) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Americans are cynical about government / Robert B. Reich -- U.S leaders can revive trust in government / Nick Gillespie -- Religious expression undermines public debate / Ray Suarez -- Religious expression is essential to public debate / Newt Gingrich -- Government bureaucracy is not effective / Joe D. Jones -- Government bureaucracy can be effective / Jacob S. Hacker -- Lobbyists have too much power / John Dickerson -- Lobbyists are valuable and necessary / Mark A. Hofmann -- Courts should not have the power of judicial review / Jeremy Waldron -- Courts should have the power of judicial review / Scott Gerber -- The executive power should be reduced / Al Gore -- The executive power should not be reduced / David B. Rivkin Jr. -- Mayors should have more power / Richard C. Schragger -- Government can help the people / Thom Hartmann -- Government is not suited to help the people / Bob Burg -- Religion should influence political decisions / Chris Kellerman -- Religion should not influence political decisions / Sam Harris
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780737738759
Lccn
2007036335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • fol11719022
  • (ICrlF)10144U

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