AGS Globe US Government
What could be more important than learning about government? United States citizens need to stay informed, know their rights, and be involved. It’s basic to a democratic system. The updated United States Government goes beyond planting the seed for citizen participation. This comprehensive text explores the origins and development of our government, the history of political parties, and branches of government.
Beginnings of American Government • Creation of American Government • A Look at the Constitution • The Legislative Branch • The Executive Branch • The President’s Cabinet • Independent Agencies • The Judicial Branch • The 50 States • Local Government • Political Parties • Citizenship • American Economics • Foreign Policy and Trade • Governments of the World