A novel approach to politics : introducing political science through books, movies, and popular culture / Douglas A. Van Belle and Kenneth M. Mash.Publisher: Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, 2010Edition: 2nd edDescription: xxvii, 436 p. : illISBN: 9780872899995 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Political science | Popular culture-United States | Politics and culture-United States | Mass media-United StatesDDC classification: 320 Online resources: Click here to access online
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introducing the ancient debate : the ideal versus the real -- Why government? : security, anarchy, and some basic group dynamics -- Governing society : we know who you are -- Government's role in the economy : the offer you can't refuse -- Structures and institutions : get off you #$%&#G %&& and build that #$*%&#g bike -- The executive (in bad Spanish) : el grande loco casa blanca -- The confederacy of dunces : the legislative function (not in bad Spanish) -- Brazilian bureaucracy : do we even need to bother with the jokes? -- Courts and law : politics behind the gavel -- Not quite right, but still good : the democratic ideal in modern politics -- Media, politics, and government : talking heads are better than none -- International politics : apocalypse now and then -- Chapter 13 was confiscated for your protection -- Political culture : sex and agriculture, getting rucked explains it all -- The lastest and bestest chapter : the study of politics -- Appendix A : Fiction appendix -- Appendix B : A strategic approach to writing for the classroom.