The Resource Taking sides, Clashing views on political issues, William J. Miller

Taking sides, Clashing views on political issues, William J. Miller

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Taking sides, Clashing views on political issues, William J. Miller
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • COPLEY
  • TODD
  • AURORA
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Unit 1. Democracy and the American political process -- 1.1. Is bigger government better government? -- 1.2. Is America approaching equality within society? -- 1.3. Is the current presidential nomination system actually democratic? -- 1.4. Are entitlement programs creating a culture of dependency? -- Unit 2. The institutions of government -- 2.1. Does the President have unilateral war powers? -- 2.2. Is Congress a dysfunctional institution? -- 2.3. Should Supreme Court justices have term limits? -- 2.4. Should the Senate be able to delay hearings on nominations while waiting for a presidential election to occur? -- Unit 3. Social change and public policy -- 3.1. Does Affirmative Action advance racial equality? -- 3.2. Should abortion be restricted? -- 3.3. Is lethal injection as a method of execution still constitutional? -- 3.4. Should colleges and universities be able to consider an applicant's race when deciding whether to accept a student? -- 3.5. Should the United States be more restrictive of gun ownership? -- 3.6. Should "recreational" drugs be legalized? -- 3.7. Should corporations be awarded religious freedoms? -- Unit 4. America and the world -- 4.1. Should the United States be more heavily involved in efforts to defeat ISIS? -- 4.2. Is the United States doing enough to address the global threat of diseases like Zika? -- 4.3. Should the United States accept more refugees from Syria? -- 4.4. Should the United States launch a preemptive strike against Iran? -- 4.5. Was President Obama's trip to Cuba a good step in normalizing relations with the country?
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ocn968777478
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cm.
Edition
  • 20/e
  • Twentieth edition.
Extent
iii, 245 pages :
Isbn
9781259883231
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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u236165
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(OCoLC)968777478

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