This reader offers succinct overviews of classic ideas and foundations of American government framed by contemporary issues and writings. Students are introduced to the classic debates, institutions, and individuals that shape American politics through key primary documents and shown how these issues remain at the core of policy making today. The included readings highlight questions about contemporary topics such as homeland security and affirmative action without losing touch with the timeless dilemmas of liberty, equality, and power.
An impassioned brief in support of religious involvement in the public sphere. Bucking liberal pieties, Dilulio makes a case that it is both constitutional and moral for religious organizations to play public roles, from providing resources to poor people to educating youngsters with the support of school vouchers.
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