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Why They Call It Politics

A Guide to America"s Government

by Robert Sherrill

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Wadsworth Publishing .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages570
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Open LibraryOL7364887M
ISBN 100155072749
ISBN 109780155072749

Politics spans the Bekker sections a to b. Book I. In the first book, Aristotle discusses the city or as he likes to call it a "political association" (koinōnia politikē). He states that this city and other cities like it are designed and created with the purpose of achieving happiness or something good. Well, if you’re posting about politics on Facebook, then you don’t know how to use Facebook, either. And distilling your political opinions into characters is a skill many of you could.

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Why They Call It Politics by Robert Sherrill Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book describes the how and why of American politics. It's often not pretty, but it is none the less true.

It not only explains the nuts-and-bolts of the American political process, but the reasons for it. If you've been confused by the way our government works, hang on!5/5(2).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: The president at home: playing all sides to stay on top --The president abroad: bouquets, brickbats, and bombs --Cold War, national security, and the military --Congress: the most deliberative body, and a swamp --The Supreme Court: a sometime.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sherrill, Robert. Why they call it politics. New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich [] (OCoLC) "Why do they call it business if it's mostly politics?" It only seems fair that we answer that question before moving on to the rest of the story.

But before we do, we'd better begin by defining our terms so we're all speaking the same language. Business is what people conduct in a system of enterprise to acquire valuable assets, and.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: The president at home: playing all sides to stay on top --The president abroad: bouquets, brickbats, and bombs --Cold war, national security, and the military --Congress: the most deliberative body, and a swamp --The Supreme Court: fortunate.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: 1. The president at home: playing all sides to stay on top The president abroad: bouquets, brickbats, and bombs Cold war, national security, and the military Congress: the most deliberative body, and a swamp The Supreme Court: a sometime.

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