By Mark Rozell,Ted Jelen,Michael Shally-Jensen
This all-encompassing encyclopedia presents a large viewpoint on U.S. politics, tradition, and society, but additionally is going past the proof to contemplate the myths, beliefs, and values that support form and outline the nation.
• bargains nearly 225 entries protecting U.S. politics, tradition, society, and beliefs
• comprises an introductory evaluate of the forces that experience formed and proceed to form American political tradition and a concluding essay that gathers key thematic threads and appears towards the future
• Covers the myriad ways that American political tradition impacts different facets of yankee society
• Examines how cultural symbols and ideology are manipulated to boost political pursuits and identify govt authority
• Connects new concerns similar to social media and sexual politics with the political culture
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