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The American Federal Government

John Henry Ferguson

The American Federal Government

by John Henry Ferguson

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Politics and government -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Also published as a part of the authors" The American system of government.

      Statement[by] John H. Ferguson [and] Dean E. McHenry.
      GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
      SeriesMcGraw-Hill series in political science
      ContributionsMcHenry, Dean Eugene, 1910- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK274 .F36 1953
      The Physical Object
      Pagination902 p.
      Number of Pages902
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6115303M
      LC Control Number52013453
      OCLC/WorldCa1648653

      The law of the United States comprises many levels of codified and uncodified forms of law, of which the most important is the United States Constitution, which prescribes the foundation of the federal government of the United States, as well as various civil Constitution sets out the boundaries of federal law, which consists of Acts of Congress, treaties ratified by the Senate. The Revelation of American Government and Texas Politics gives readers a simple but more concrete knowledge of how American Government and Texas Politics operate. Too many traditional political science and government textbooks spend excessive time on concepts, phrases, and paradigms that are really not relevant to the average American citizen’s life.

      7) American Government and Politics Today: Essentials – Edition by Barbara A. Bardes, Mack C. Shelley, and Steffen W. Schmidt ( – Wadsworth Publishing) 8) Essentials of American Government: Roots and Reform, Edition (10th Edition) by Karen J. O’Connor, Larry J. Sabato, and Alixandra B. Yanus ( – Longman Publishing). of the aforementioned made The Basics of American Government a better finished product. Thanks also to Maria Albo’s summer American government class for their feedback on a draft copy of this book. Any errors are, of course, our own. Ross C. Alexander and Carl D. Cavalli June File Size: 2MB.

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