This textbook is suitable for the following courses: Political Science, U.S. Government
An Introduction to Politics is a concise narrative that depicts the intersection of politics and policy and discusses the inevitable trade-offs to demonstrate why politics matter in students’ daily lives. Sell draws extensively from US-based and comparative examples to illustrate how government has evolved, how it functions, and why it is designed the way it is.
- Revised opening chapter with a sharper focus on political economy.
- Updated chapter on ideologies and isms.
- Up-to-date coverage of recent development in world politics, including Brexit and the election of Trump.
- Brief, concise approach.
- Coverage that is relevant to students.
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