American Politics Today (Essentials Fifth Edition)

American Politics Today (Essentials Fifth Edition)

American Politics Today (Essentials Fifth Edition)

How politics really works and why it matters.

The Fifth Edition of American Politics Today is designed to show students the reality of politics today and how it connects to their own lives. New features―from chapter opening cases that address the kinds of questions students ask, to full-page graphics that illustrate key political processes―show students how politics works and why it matters. All components of the learning package―textbook, InQuizitive adaptive learning tool, and coursepack―are organized around specific chapter learning goals to ensure that students learn the nuts and bolts of American government.

About the Author
William T. Bianco is professor of political science at Indiana University, Bloomington. His research focuses on congressional institutions, representation, and international cooperation in crewed spaceflight. He received his undergraduate degree from SUNY Stony Brook and his MA and Ph.D. from the University of Rochester. He is the author of Trust: Representatives and Constituents and numerous journal articles. His research and graduate students have received funding from the National Science Foundation and the National Council for Eurasian and Eastern European Research. He has served as a consultant to various candidates, political parties, and government agencies. He was...

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