Politics involves people, from several backgrounds, struggling to make their voices heard. Real people, telling their stories, reflect our choices, ideals, and collective experiences as a nation. In American Government: Stories of a Nation, 2nd Edition, (PDF), author Scott Abernathy tunes in to these voices, reflecting how our diverse ideas shape the way we participate and behave, the laws we live by, and the challenges we meet. Every chapter features real stories showing how the American political system is the product of strategies, calculations, and miscalculations of innumerable individuals.
Pupils learn the nuts and bolts of political science through these interesting stories. Learning concepts in context is a tested learning technique that works to assist ideas stick. The key concepts are notable because they are tied to real politics, where students see political choices and political action shaping how institutions advance or impede the contentment of fundamental ideas. Not only will all students see themselves mirrored in the pages, but they will come to comprehend that they, too, are strategic players in American politics, with voices that matter.
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