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A novel approach to politics : introducing political science through books, movies, and popular culture / Douglas A. Van Belle.

By: Van Belle, Douglas A, 1965-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: PLSC JA 2016 649820Publication: Los Angeles : CQ Press, an imprint of SAGE Publications, c2016Edition: 4th ed.Description: xxiv, 508 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1483368491; 9781483368498.Subject(s): Political science | Popular culture -- United States | Politics and culture -- United States | Mass media -- Political aspects -- United States
Contents:
Introducing the ancient debate : the ideal versus the real -- Why government? : security, anarchy, and some basic group dynamics -- Governing society : we know who you are -- Government's role in the economy : the offer you can't refuse -- Structures and institutions -- El grande loco Casa Blanca : the executive (in bad Spanish) -- The confederacy of dunces : the legislative function (not in bad Spanish) -- Brazilian bureaucracy : do I even need to bother with the jokes? -- Courts and law : politics behind the gavel, obviously, but what's under the gown? -- Not quite right, but still good : the democratic ideal in modern politics -- Media, politics, and government : talking heads are better than none -- International politics : apocalypse now and then -- Chapter 13 was confiscated for your protection -- Political culture : sex and agriculture, getting rucked explains it all -- The lastest and bestest chapter : the study of politics.
List(s) this item appears in: New Books 2015-07 (Foreign)
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Introducing the ancient debate : the ideal versus the real -- Why government? : security, anarchy, and some basic group dynamics -- Governing society : we know who you are -- Government's role in the economy : the offer you can't refuse -- Structures and institutions -- El grande loco Casa Blanca : the executive (in bad Spanish) -- The confederacy of dunces : the legislative function (not in bad Spanish) -- Brazilian bureaucracy : do I even need to bother with the jokes? -- Courts and law : politics behind the gavel, obviously, but what's under the gown? -- Not quite right, but still good : the democratic ideal in modern politics -- Media, politics, and government : talking heads are better than none -- International politics : apocalypse now and then -- Chapter 13 was confiscated for your protection -- Political culture : sex and agriculture, getting rucked explains it all -- The lastest and bestest chapter : the study of politics.

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