American Political Culture: An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

  • Michael Shally-Jensen
  • Mark J. Rozell
  • Ted G. Jelen
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1610693787
  • ISBN-13: 9781610693783
  • DDC: 320.97309
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1311 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released September 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

This all-encompassing encyclopedia provides a broad perspective on U.S. politics, culture, and society, but also goes beyond the facts to consider the myths, ideals, and values that help shape and define the nation.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Organization of the Encyclopedia.
Introduction.
Guide to Related Topics.
1: Abortion and Politics.
2: Advertising, Political.
3: Affirmative Action.
4: African Americans and Politics.
5: Air Quality and Politics.
6: American Dream.
7: American “Exceptionalism”.
8: American Flag.
9: American Indian Politics.
10: Anti-Intellectualism in American Life.
11: Arts, Humanities, and Politics.
12: Asian Americans and Politics.
13: Baby Boom Generation and Politics.
14: Banking Policy and Politics.
15: Biotechnology and Politics.
16: Border Protection and Politics.
17: Budget Politics.
18: Bureaucracy and American Political Culture.
19: Campaign Finance.
20: Campaigns and Campaigning.
21: Catholics and Politics.
22: Church–State Relations.
23: Cities and Politics.
24: Citizenship and Politics.
25: Civil Liberties.
26: Civil Religion.
27: Civil Rights.
28: Civil War (1861–1865) and Modern Memory.
29: Class and Politics.
30: Climate Change and Politics.
31: Coastal Zones, Economics, and Politics.
32: Cold War Political Culture.
33: Congress and Congressional Politics.
34: Conservatives and Conservatism.
35: Conspiracy Theory and the “Paranoid Style”.
36: Constitution and Constitutionalism.
37: Consumer Culture and Politics.
38: Corporate Behavior and Politics.
39: Corruption in Politics.
40: Courts and Court Politics.
41: Crime, Punishment, and Politics.
42: Crises, Emergencies, and Politics.
43: Cultural Pluralism.
44: Culture Wars.
45: Cybersecurity and Politics.
46: Death Penalty and Politics.
47: Debates, Presidential.
48: Debt, Deficit, and Politics.
49: Democracy.
50: Democratic Party.
51: Desegregation and Politics.
52: Disability and Politics.
53: Disasters and Politics.
54: Disinformation, Deception, and Politics.
55: Drug Policy and Politics.
56: Economic Policy and Politics.
57: Education Policy and Politics.
58: Electoral College.
59: Endangered Species Act, Habitat Loss, and Politics.
60: Energy Policy and Politics.
61: Environmental Policy and Politics.
62: Ethics in Government.
63: Evolution, Creationism, and Politics.
64: Executive Privilege.